Who We Are

Blue River PetCare is an owner and operator of high-quality veterinary hospitals, focusing primarily on general practice small animal companion medicine. Each hospital in the Blue River PetCare network has complete medical autonomy, including the choice of local protocols, therapies, drug choices, vendors, and even software. Our veterinary teams work together to establish standards of veterinary medicine that focus on meeting the needs of their clients and the communities they serve. Our team members are inspired, engaged, and energetic. We take pride in adding staff who share commitment to providing innovative, compassionate veterinary care.


What to Expect During Your Externship

We’re here to support you in making the vital transition from student to veterinary professional. The Blue River PetCare network, consisting of 80+ unique practices across more than twenty states, ensures you’ll find a practice that aligns with both your professional and personal goals.

 Through an externship with Blue River PetCare you will receive:

  • Individual mentorship
  • Hands-on experience
  • Real-world applications for your coursework
  • Networking & potential employment opportunities


Qualified candidates are currently enrolled in an accredited DVM, CVT, or equivalent program and authorized to work in the U.S.

Apply Here!