Linda Ryder, D.V.M.

Full-time job

Want to join the Companion Animal House Calls team or know someone who would be a good fit for the position? We are looking for a full time, experienced veterinary assistant M-F (no weekends!) willing to work until 7 pm as needed.

Job responsibilities:

  1. Assist veterinarian with restraint of dogs and cats
  2. Able to enter accurate patient records in computer (Prior Avimark experience is a plus)
  3. Return calls and schedule appointments
  4. Print out reminders twice monthly
  5. Order supplies online
  6. Run SNAP Felv/Fiv and HW tests

Qualified candidates will have the following characteristics:

  • Be reliable, punctual, and friendly with excellent phone etiquette.
  • Must be able to travel in vehicle while returning phone calls, scheduling appointments, and updating client charts.
  • Knowledge of vaccines and schedules, common medications and preventatives, and medical terminology and procedures.
  • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds.
  • Prior experience required.

We offer competitive and negotiable hourly compensation.

**Please do not apply if enrolled or anticipating enrollment in online vet technician program.

If interested, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a cover letter, resume, and references.


Veterinary services
for Dogs and Cats

Our hours are:

Monday- Friday from
7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
We are closed Saturday and Sunday.

Call for an appointment:
(804) 360-3795


Care to Share

Our mobile vet clinic strives to continually exceed your expectations. We hope that you will recommend our services to your family and friends.

As an expression of our gratitude for successful referrals, we offer you a $10 discount certificate on your next house call visit. Please present the certificate at the time the services are rendered.

As always, we appreciate your choice to work with us for the life-long care of your animal companions.


What areas do we serve?

House calls are available
in the following RVA areas:

Ashland, Beaverdam, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Louisa, Mechanicsville, Midlothian, Montpelier, Powhatan, Richmond, and Varina.