Bridgetown Veterinary Emergency + Referral

Opening 2022

Bridgetown Veterinary Emergency and Referral is a primarily woman-owned and operated specialty and emergency veterinary hospital coming to Portland, Oregon in early 2022!

We offer Emergency and Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Radiology, Neurology, and Ophthalmology veterinary services and strive to be a valued partner and creator of positive change in our community by providing the best care to our employees, patients, and clients.

Our Veterinary Specialties

Emergency & Critical Care

Critical care specialists and Emergency doctors are often involved with many of the patients in the hospital. They are a diverse group with the ability to take care of some of the sickest patients.


Veterinary surgeons provide routine and advanced procedures including orthopedic, neurologic, soft tissue, oncologic, microvascular, and minimally-invasive surgeries.


Ophthalmologists specialize in diseases that affect the eyes. They will combine medical and surgical treatments in order to most effectively treat your pet.


Diagnostic imaging to examine your pet for injury or disease

Internal Medicine

Internal medicine specialists are trained to manage patients with complicated conditions. We offer advanced diagnostic and imaging techniques that will give BVER the power to diagnose and treat your pet.


Veterinary Neurologists are specialized in treating diseases of the nervous system, consisting of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles.

We're Hiring!

The team at Bridgetown Veterinary Emergency and Referral is looking for Surgeons, Internists, Neurologists, Emergency doctors, Criticalists, and Support staff to join our family. We want team members to be excited about the profession and think of this as a career and not just a job. We will empower people to grow and learn and will provide an environment that is a fun and safe place to be.

Diversity. We seek diversity in our staff and are proudly committed to being a local leader of diversity, equity, and inclusion both within our hospital and our community. 
Change. We welcome and encourage change for the advancement of our team and profession. 
Collaboration. We believe anything can be achieved with teamwork and strong community partnerships. 
Culture. We strive to be a culture and medicine-focused hospital and our integrity and ethics will never be compromised. 
And above all, Do The Right Thing by our employees, the patients, and the client.



We are looking for Emergency veterinarians who are energetic, caring, and friendly to join our brand-new hospital. If you thrive in a team-oriented environment, passionate about learning, and want to be part of a family who understands what an ER doctor needs, this is the place for you!

VETERINARY Specialists

We are ready to welcome board certified veterinary specialists or individuals who have completed residency training to join our hospital in the Pacific Northwest. We are a culture and medicine-focused Specialty hospital and 24-hour Emergency who believe in doing the right thing.


We are looking for qualified team members to join our brand-new hospital in Portland, Oregon. We offer specialty and emergency veterinary services and will have veterinarians in Surgery, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Emergency, Ophthalmology, and Critical Care.

Our Mission

Our goal is to provide specialty animal care that is not rushed but rather attentive and compassionate. We offer convenient access and affordable care which we know is paramount to pet owners. We are passionate about providing you accurate information regarding your pet’s health while also presenting a range of treatment options to fit any budget.

“We are proudly committed to being a local leader with respect to fostering improved diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) both within our hospital walls and also in the larger world of vet med. We strongly believe that by promoting a clear culture of inclusion, by working to more accurately represent and reflect the community we serve, we will be better equipped to provide high-quality care to our patients. We are excited to grow together as a team, and we welcome applicants with rich and diverse life experiences and varied personal backgrounds. We intend to recruit a hospital team who collectively values DEI goals and efforts, and who prioritizes the creation of a workplace open to all and safe for all.”







Contact Us

Interested in learning more about our services or joining our team? We would love to hear from you!

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