Location: Highland Park Animal Hospital

Here at Highland Park Animal Hospital, education is a large part of what we do. Getting the next generation excited about the day to day of general practice is one of our favorite experiences.

During your time here you will observe appointments, treatment, surgeries and dental procedures. We try to involve students as much as possible, and we are looking for students who are motivated to learn, ask questions, and are curious about our practice and our special interests. 

Each of our 7 doctors is a part of our teaching program and is willing to guide students through their externship process. We provide a large array of services here from general wellness, echocardiograms, soft tissues and orthopedic surgeries. We also value our client relationships and teach important aspects about client communication.


  • We have a furnished on-site apartment available for housing extern students traveling from out of town 
  • 7 Doctor team with various specialties and experience levels
  • High volume case load
  • Great client relationship management techniques
  • Experienced vet technicians 
  • High quality, surgery-focused facility
  • Located in the heart of Dallas, TX

What our former externs have to say:

"I loved every second of my externship at Highland Park Animal Hospital. I was impressed with the friendly staff, the large and diverse caseload, and above all the mission to always put the patient first. I highly recommend this externship to all veterinary students!" - Katie

If you are interested in our externship program please fill out our inquiry form:

Application Form