Help at an equine and small animal veterinary clinic on our farm in Enderby BC



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    We are both veterinarians and operate an equine and small animal veterinary clinic on our farm in Enderby BC. We have 6 horses, 3 dogs, 2 cats and care of them and the farm is a full time job. We have two daughters 17 and 10 years old. We have a brand new house on our 55 acres and your accommodation will be a room downstairs with a shared bathroom.

    The area we live in is perfect for outdoor recreation including mountain biking, hiking, kayaking, fishing and swimming
    (1 km from our house is Gardom Lake where we have a property for swimming and kayaking.)

    We are always improving our property by building new trails for riding the horses and mountain bikes so you must like the outdoors and not be afraid of hard work outside. There will be some chores in the vet clinic but duties may also include helping with cooking and cleaning in the house. We love to meet new people and experience different cultures and languages. If you think you would like to help us out please contact us. We prefer one person at a time.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Care of horses and how to train them, veterinary medicine, English language

  • Help


    Farm chores (cleaning horse pens) , trail clearing, building fences, cooking dinners and baking.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    english and french

  • Accommodation


    single bed in a room of our house with shared bathroom.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Kelowna International Airport is the closest airport with most flights connecting through Vancouver or Calgary

    Enderby and the surrounding area is home to the world's largest reel lawnmower, built and hosted by the Deep Creek Tool Museum, and the largest drive-in movie theatre screen in North America at the Starlight Drive-In Theatre. Also located in the area is the Enderby Museum & Archives and the Kingfisher Interpretive Centre, a salmon hatchery and watershed learning centre.

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

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    Hours expected

    5 hours per day

We ride in the winter also
this is our wharf at Gardom Lake which is fantastic for swimming and is a nature sanctuary full of turtles, trout and loons!
60 acre farm with many km of trails and 2km from Gardom Lake

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