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Internship Program

Florida Veterinary Referral Center (FVRC) offers a one year rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery to qualified veterinary graduates. The goal of our program is to reinforce and sharpen doctors clinical, diagnostic, and surgical skills in a state-of-the-art 24/7 specialty referral and emergency hospital. The program is geared toward preparing individuals for acceptance into a residency program, however those interested in general practice will benefit greatly from the experience and advanced training.

Interns rotate through the following services:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Emergency and Critical Care

Elective rotations can be customized to suite each doctor’s individual needs. Such electives include neurology and neurosurgery, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, and wildlife medicine.

For more information about our program, please contact:

Laura Breunig, DVM
Assistant Medical Director

For more information about the internship application, please visit the AAVC’s Veterinary Internship and Residency Program website at