Totally Vets Group is a group of dynamic veterinary practices, providing services and products in the Manawatu, Tararua and Taumarunui areas for companion animals, equine, and production animals.

For all positions listed below please contact:

Debbi Ritchie                                     
Human Resources Manager             

Totally Vets Group
25 Manchester Street
Feilding 4702




Equine Veterinarian                                                 

We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time dedicated equine veterinarian based out of our Awapuni clinic in Palmerston North, which services the Manawatu area. This equine role includes:

  • Racing/stable and sport horse work
  • Thoroughbred breeding and sport horse artificial insemination (chilled and frozen)
  • Official duty veterinarian at Thoroughbred and Harness Race Meetings

We are looking for a dynamic Veterinarian with the following key attributes:

  • An equine clinician with experience with performance horses and reproduction
  • Commitment to client service with a professional attitude
  • Passionate about equine clients and the equine industry
  • Confidence to work independently in a busy practice
  • Good time management and proven organisational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to build relationships
  • Commitment to participate in the after-hours roster and attend race duty

In return we can offer you:

  • Training and support through the Totally Vets Group and opportunities for developing your skills in a range of areas
  • A friendly, professional and family oriented practice
  • Support to learn and develop your own ideas
  • Great community spirit with plenty of local activities
  • A competitive remuneration package based on ability and experience

Our Palmerston North clinic is made up of both equine and production animal veterinarians supported by a skilled business support team. We have a modern clinic with excellent facilities including a crush, yards and paddocks. Our diagnostic tools include endoscopy, ultrasonography and digital x-ray.

After-hours duties are on a shared roster. A job description is available on request.