Why Choose Us?

Because we really are the Best Vet Yet! Established by Dr. Beste in 1982, we are active in our community and are grateful to be named the winner in both the First State Favorite contest and Delaware Reader’s Choice contest for Best Veterinarian!

What Does Our Veterinary Practice Have To Offer You?

Middletown Veterinary Hospital has so much to offer. We provide competitive wages, great benefits, and discounts to all our employees! We have state of the art equipment providing you with the best tools to work with and learn from. We provide a wide array of services, allowing you to gain experience in many different areas of Veterinary Medicine. Some of those services include ultra sound, laser therapy, CT Scans, x-rays, dental, canine aqua fitness, rehabilitation therapy, emergency care, surgery, boarding, grooming and more.

We are a large practice and have a great group of passionate staff. We work as a team here at Middletown Vet. We work hard, but have fun! Team bonding activities throughout the year keep us smiling!

Join Our Team!

We are looking to add to our award winning Middletown Veterinary Hospital and Middletown Pet Resort team!  We would like to add several engaging, energetic, and customer service driven team members who are ready to provide the best care for our patients, resort guests, and their humans too!

We need candidates who thrive on working in a busy and fast paced environment. We are an expansive practice with 11 veterinarians, multiple departments, and the constant desire to always provide a personal, pleasant, and efficient experience to our clients and their pets when they are visiting us. As an animal hospital and boarding facility, we are staffed 24/7 and are looking for those with flexibility for day, night, weekend, and holiday hours.

Employment Application

Available Positions:


Veterinary Assistants 

We are looking for team players to assist our Veterinary Technicians and Veterinarians with the care of our office visit patients, hospitalized patients, and any incoming emergencies. Duties would include patient care, client services, and cleaning and maintaining the veterinary hospital. If you can smile under pressure and bring a positive experience to our veterinary practice, you may be the applicant we are looking for! Must be able to have a flexible schedule with availability for both day, evening, and weekend rotations and be available to work holidays. Animal handling experience required and an interest in veterinary medicine. Must have the ability to lift 50 lbs. Full time and part time positions available.

Veterinary Technicians

Also, seasoned and experienced vet techs are currently needed for our overnight emergency team, and to care for inpatient hospitalized pets.

Front Desk & Phone Center Staff

We are looking for those with proven experience in providing top notch customer service to clients both in the office and those clients calling in. Patience, accountability, and strong time management skills will be necessary for any position with us. Must maintain accurate patient records and operate a multiple line phone system. We are a multi-department animal facility and willingness to learn all services we offer is key, and to have the ability to communicate clearly with our clients and other members of our team. Must be able to have a flexible schedule with availability for both day, evening, and weekend rotations. Both full time and part time positions on all shifts are available.


Middletown Veterinary Hospital was established in 1982 and is a large state-of-the-art veterinary facility that offers physical rehabilitation therapy for injured, senior, and post-surgical pets. Our services include laser, underwater treadmill, a large indoor pool, and personalized land exercises using equipment for balance, strengthening, and proprioception.
We are located in Middletown, Delaware near the top of the Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay, and Delaware and Maryland beaches. We are a same day trip away from the Poconos, DC, or even NYC.

Are you ready to join our amazing team? Please click on the link below to apply!

Employment Application