Issued 12 November 2019

The Animal Anti-Cruelty League in Cape Town is one of the largest welfare organisations in South Africa, with a focus on small animal medicine and surgery. We strive to offer quality primary health care for deserving communities. We have a very supportive, energetic and committed team of vets and nurses. Our theatre equipment has recently been upgraded and we also have digital x-ray facilities.

We are excited to welcome another Veterinarian to join our experienced and passionate welfare team in a busy small animal hospital.

The position consists of the following tasks:

  • (60%) Surgical procedures, including routine sterilisations, soft tissue surgery and orthopaedics
  • (20%) General hospital in-patient care
  • (20%) Providing excellent primary health care through consultations

Candidate must be registered with the South African Veterinary Council. New graduates are welcome to apply.

The position offers excellent working hours (NO AFTER HOURS).

Send CV with cover letter to

Advert closes Monday, 3 December 2019

Dr. Matthew Huckle, one of the 4 veterinarians currently at the AACL says “Enhancing the welfare of animals through hard work and commitment is one of the AACL’s core principles. The AACL offers a friendly, supportive and stimulating working environment to accomplish this. The successful applicant will be supported by an experienced Veterinarian in both surgical and managerial skills while being a part of a very efficient team. You will also be exposed to a variety of medical and surgical cases which will significantly improve and enhance your clinical skills. If you are an energetic, hard-working Veterinarian who is willing to go the extra mile for his/ her patients, while being a part of a highly motivated team that is passionate about servicing the community, apply to be a part of this dynamic working environment.”