Veterinary Jobs in Annapolis, Columbia, and Hunt Valley, MD

At AVIM&O, we are proud to have an outstanding team of internal medicine and medical oncology specialists who dedicate their energies and combined knowledge to the care of their patients and support of their clients.

Joining the AVIM&O team means becoming part of something bigger than yourself and working together towards the greater good for each and every patient that comes through our doors. Explore our veterinary jobs in Annapolis, Columbia, and Hunt Valley, MD, and take the next step forward in your career!

Our History

AVIM&O opened in 1992 as a member practice of Chesapeake Veterinary Referral Center, a coalition of board-certified veterinary specialists in the disciplines of emergency medicine and critical care, surgery, canine rehabilitation, internal medicine, oncology, cardiology, eye care, neurology, and advanced imaging.

All three AVIM&O locations are co-located with 24-hour emergency practices that offer around-the-clock monitoring and intensive care for our patients. Our practice has grown alongside CVRC, adding a location in the Baltimore area and another in Columbia, Maryland. In 2023, our Baltimore team will relocate to a brand new, 40,000-square foot facility with an expansive dedicated space for our department.

Our team embodies our core principles of commitment, compassion, and competence towards our patients, clients and our referring veterinary community. It is our goal to function as an integrated, collaborative team while providing the very best care for each patient while balancing the needs and desires of our clients.

About the Area

AVIM&O’s three locations are centrally located in Maryland, with practices in Hunt Valley (relocating to Cockeysville in 2023), Annapolis, and Columbia. Each location offers unique amenities that will appeal to every type of personality and family.

Explore Annapolis

Annapolis, widely known as the sailing capital of the world, is a water-lover’s paradise. Combining charming historical architecture with the stately grandeur of the United States Naval Academy against the backdrop of the Chesapeake Bay, Annapolis offers options for families and singles alike, with excellent dining and recreational options, great schools, and diverse neighborhoods.

Click the links below for more information about Annapolis.


Cost of Living

View the cost of living in Annapolis, Maryland here.

Parks and Recreation

Are you interested in nature, parks, and activities? Then you need to learn about our Parks and Recreation in Annapolis. We have aquatic centers, child care options, parks & trails, an athletic division, and events! You can learn more about our Parks and Recreations department here.


In Annapolis, Maryland, we offer a great education for all grades. Learn more about our different school districts.


Learn about the great neighborhoods that Annapolis has to offer! You’ll find a great home in one of these neighborhoods.

Culture and Entertainment

Are you looking to spend the night dining, shopping, and seeing some art? You must use Visit Annapolis as a guide. On this site, you will learn what events are happening near the area, activities to do, and where to eat.

You can also sign up for Naptown Scoop. Naptown Scoop will email you updates and events on everything that is happening in Annapolis. Read the latest scoop here.

Explore Baltimore

In 2023, our Baltimore-area practice is moving to Cockeysville, a suburb north of the city in the rolling hills of renowned Maryland horse country. If you prefer city dwelling, Baltimore offers a host of neighborhoods from sleek, waterfront living in Port Covington to the pubs, bakeries and shops of Canton and Hampden.

Baltimore also offers some of the country’s best higher education and healthcare, with the University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University anchoring either end of the city. Sports fans can catch Orioles games at Camden Yards and watch a Ravens game at M&T Bank Stadium.


Cost of Living

View the cost of living in Baltimore, MD here.

Parks and Recreation

Are you interested in outdoor activities? Do you like to take scenic walks or want to take a kayak tour of the Harbor? Then Baltimore is for you. You can learn more about other outdoor activities here.

There are also several parks that you need to visit. You will live a happy and healthy life in Baltimore.


Baltimore has a variety of schools that range from public schools to private schools.


There are more than 250 neighborhoods in Baltimore! You can learn all about them here.

Culture and Entertainment

There is so much to explore in Baltimore! There’s nightlife, restaurants, museums, aquariums and so much more. If you’re looking to plan a day out, check out Baltimore’s site.

You can also frequently check Baltimore Magazine to stay up to date on when new entertainment and activities come up!

Explore Columbia

Columbia is a rapidly growing suburban city in Howard County that truly offers something for everyone. Columbia is a short commute to Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the mountains of Western Maryland and the monuments, museums and history of Washington, D.C.

Howard County is known for its diverse culture and excellent public school system. Columbia offers a wealth of opportunity for wellness, delicious restaurants, and live music at Merriweather Post Pavilion. Columbia was Money Magazine’s top place to live in 2016 and has maintained a respectable ranking in the years since.


Cost of Living

View the cost of living in Columbia, MD here.

Parks and Recreation

There’s so much to do in Columbia, MD! You can attend a concert, walk around the lakes, or go rock climbing. If that interests you, read this article about activities to do in the tight-knit community of Columbia.

The Columbia Association also has several facilities in you’re interested in sports! There’s running, skating, and sports parks. Check them out here.


Great schools are in Columbia. Academic achievement is of the utmost importance. Howard County Public School System has 78 schools. Read about them here.


Columbia has 10 villages and neighborhoods that are close-knit. You can read about these neighborhoods here to find the best one for you and your family.

Culture and Entertainment

There’s so much history, great food, culture, and entertainment in Columbia. To say in the know about where to go eat or what is happening in Columbia, you need to check out the Merriweather District.

If you still want to learn more about the culture and what makes Columbia special, check out this article from the Merriweather Post. It will be your guide on why Columbia is the perfect home.