Our Externship Goal

Gain Hands on experience with a wide variety of diagnostic and treatment disciplines.  As and extern you will be exposed to a large variety of cases including reproduction, healthy and sick neonatal evaluations, medicine, surgery, chiropractic, acupuncture and lameness exams.  Our aim is to provide students with a realistic example of a successful ambulatory practice.

Extern Prerequisite

To be a student in a college of veterinary medicine

Dates & Duration

March 1st until September 1st in two week rotations


Email or fax

  • Letter of Intent
  • Resume
  • References

Practice Type

  • 100% Equine
  • Primarily ambulatory
  • Inpatient examinations and treatments
  • On site mare management services
The clinic features a four stall hospital and a four stall reproduction center.  Our clinic is equipped with digital radiography, endoscopy, gastroscopy, ultrasonography, ECG, shockwave therapy and power dental equipment.
Case Load
Primarily performance horse clientele with strong seasonal emphasis on reproduction.  The local horse population consists of dressage, eventing, driving, hunter/jumper, foxhunters, racing, breeding and pleasure horses.
Case Types
40 % Lameness
30% Reproduction
20% Medicine
10% Surgery
We are located in Beautiful Chester County but our practice covers the Tri-State Region of Pennsylvania, Maryland and Delaware.  This area is a horse enthusiast’s paradise that includes virtually all equestrian disciplines.  In addition, our practice is less than twenty minutes from the University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center, a major large animal referral center.
A furnished two bedroom apartment is available.  Amenities include full kitchen, cable television and air conditioning.
Please submit your resume, references and a letter of intent to klw@ueavet.com.  Make sure to include your email address and phone number so that we may contact you.  You may also contact our office at 610-932-6800.