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Career Opportunities at The Pets Place Animal Hospital

The Pets Place Animal Hospital is a full service veterinary hospital in Riverside California.

Established in the 1930s and formerly Wilds Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Hodgeson and Dr. Boshoven acquired the practice in December 2013, which is now known as The Pets Place Animal Hospital. We are a busy practice offering quality medicine with compassionate care to small animals and pocket pets. We are a progressively growing practice and are consistently looking for individuals to add to our team. We are seeking individuals who want to be part of a team of animal health care professionals offering exceptional client and patient care and quality medicine for all pets.

We have a number of employment opportunities here and are hiring on an as needed basis. Applications and resumes are kept on file for one year. All potential hires are required to submit an application and are encouraged to send a resume for qualification screening. If selected as a potential candidate the next step would be a brief telephone interview, followed by a personal interview, and a short working interview in the hospital. All applicants being considered for a position are also given a short written knowledge and skills test.

To apply for an interested position resumes may be submitted online by emailing to or you may complete an application for consideration by clicking here. (Please fill out form and personally turn it in to the hospital).

Veterinary Receptionist

Posted 03/18/2020

Come and join our front staff team! We are in search for an experienced receptionist to join our practice. We are operating Monday – Sunday, up to 10 hour shifts. We are looking to fill a full time position.

Job Duties Include:

  • Answering multiple lines
  • Scheduling appointments based off of doctor availability
  • Check In/ Check Out clients
  • Take deposits and payments
  • Charting in medical records
  • File charts
  • Maintain a clean, organized work space

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma
  • 1 year experience in a veterinary clinic
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Great multi-tasking skills
  • Computer skills
  • Full Time

Submit resume in person or via email to


Everyone at the Pets Place are friendly, professional and take excellent care of my pet and me! I’ve also boarded my dog there; she was a happy & well taken care of. I was completely comfortable leaving her there for over 2 weeks. Dr. B explains everything clearly and takes the time necessary for the pet and owner."

— Melanie Birdseye

The Pets Place Animal Hospital

Map MarkerAddress: 625 W La Cadena Drive, Riverside, CA 92501

Phone IconPhone: (951) 684-2181

Fax IconFax: (951) 684-1375

Email IconEmail:

Clock IconHours of Operation:

  • Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed

After-Hours Emergencies

After-hours emergencies are referred to Animal Emergency in Grand Terrace. They are available when the clinic closes from 6 p.m. to 8 a.m. and are located at 22085 Commerce Way, Grand Terrace, Ca 92313, (909) 825-9350.

Map IconMap and Directions:
Located across the 215 Freeway from Johnson’s Caterpillar

Proudly Serving:

Riverside & San Bernardino Counties, including: Riverside • San Bernardino • Colton • Grand Terrace • Moreno Valley • Corona • Norco • Mira Loma