In-Home Pet Euthanasia Veterinarian Career

At CodaPet, we strive to bring peace to all pets and their families. Our mission is to do this by empowering veterinary professionals. We do this by enabling more economic empowerment and flexibility in their careers so they can bring their compassion, love, patience, and professional care to more pets and their families.

Founded and owned by veterinarians, we recognize that pets are more than just animals — they're beloved family members. That's why we prioritize meaningful connections with pets, pet parents, and the community. Join our network of compassionate veterinarians full-time, part-time, or a side hustle. Our meaningful work and authentic connections will help you thrive.

Position Description

As an in-home pet euthanasia veterinarian, you will be responsible for providing compassionate and empathetic care for pets in the final moments of their life. This role requires a confident and skilled command of veterinary medicine, strong communication skills, and the ability to support pet owners through this difficult time.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct in-home consultations to assess the pet’s condition and discuss euthanasia options with the pet owner.
  • Provide in-home euthanasia in a gentle and compassionate manner, ensuring the pet’s comfort and dignity.
  • Provide emotional support and guidance to pet owners before, during, and after the euthanasia process.
  • Maintain accurate records of each case and ensure compliance with relevant regulations and ethical standards.
  • Build relationships with local veterinary clinics, serving as an extension of their excellent care.

Position Qualifications

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM or VMD) degree from an accredited institution.
  • State licensure as a veterinarian with a clear disciplinary record.
  • Experience in end-of-life care or palliative medicine is preferable.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to demonstrate empathy and compassion.
  • Ability to work independently and make difficult decisions with professionalism and sensitivity.

Position Requirements

  • Be a licensed veterinarian
  • Capable of walking, kneeling, bending, crouching, crawling, stooping, standing, and reaching consistently during the workday
  • Comfortable with prolonged periods of driving
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs unassisted and up to 100 lbs. assisted
  • Compassion for animals and their humans


  • Enjoy schedule flexibility (you set your own schedule with real-time changes)
  • Make the impact you want by setting a few or several appointments (most vets average of 3-4 per day)
  • Serve a grateful and appreciative clientele
  • Embrace the freedom of a mobile niche practice, without being tied to a clinic
  • Earn approximately $185 per hour on average.
  • Benefit from being part of a supportive network and community
  • Achieve an actual work-life balance

CodaPet is expanding our In-Home Pet Euthanasia Network and Seeking Veterinarians in

  1. New York City, NY
  2. Los Angeles - Long Beach, CA
  3. Chicago, IL
  4. Dallas - Fort Worth, TX
  5. Houston - Sugarland TX
  6. Washington DC
  7. Philadelphia, PA
  8. Atlanta, GA
  9. Miami, FL
  10. Phoenix, AZ
  11. Boston, MA
  12. Riverside, CA
  13. San Francisco, CA
  14. Detroit, MI
  15. Seattle-Tacoma, WA
  16. Minneapolis - Saint Paul, MN
  17. San Diego, CA
  18. Tampa - Saint Petersburg, FL
  19. Denver, CO
  20. Baltimore, MD
  21. St Louis, MO
  22. Charlotte, NC
  23. Orlando, FL
  24. San Antonio, TX
  25. Portland, OR
  26. Sacramento, CA
  27. Pittsburgh, PA
  28. Austin, TX
  29. Las Vegas, NV
  30. Cincinnati, OH
  31. Kansas City, MO
  32. Columbus, OH
  33. Indianapolis, IN
  34. Cleveland, OH
  35. Nashville, TN
  36. San Jose, CA
  37. Virginia Beach, VA
  38. Providence, RI
  39. Jacksonville, FL
  40. Milwaukee, WI
  41. Raleigh, NC
  42. Oklahoma City, OK
  43. Memphis, TN
  44. Richmond, VA
  45. Louisville, KY
  46. Salt Lake City, UT
  47. Hartford, CA
  48. Buffalo, NY
  49. Birmingham, AL
  50. Grand Rapids, MI

JOIN the CodaPet network of veterinarians, and discover a unique and rewarding profession as a side gig, part-time work, or in a full-time capacity.