The Cat Practice

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Welcome to The Cat Practice, New Orleans’ only exclusively feline cat animal hospital. For over 25 years, board-certified feline specialist and veterinarian Dr. W. Mark Cousins has been caring for the feline population at the animal hospital in New Orleans.

Who We Are

The Cat Practice is an award-winning veterinary facility, is the best hospital in New Orleans dedicated exclusively to cats. We are located in the historic Lower Garden District of New Orleans at 1809 Magazine Street and the corner of Felicity. Our cat hospital is a full-service veterinary practice, providing both Western medicine and traditional Chinese veterinary medicine. We incorporate the diagnostic and therapeutic modalities of any veterinary hospital...except we provide care just for cats!

The Cat Practice

CURRENT OPENINGS

Our Commitment

The Cat Practice promises a unique and enjoyable feline-only veterinary experience for you and your feline family member at our award-winning cat hospital in New Orleans. We have been a Gold Level (the highest level) Cat Friendly Practice since 2012. We’re committed to providing convenience for our clients as part of our excellent care, and we also offer hours on Saturday from 8am to 4pm.

What We Offer

Our practice provides a relaxing and spacious boarding cattery for our feline guests, and we offer morning drop-offs for your convenience, every day including Saturday.

Our Location

We've got you covered!

Our hospital is in partnership with Veterinary Practice Partners (VPP). VPP offers a unique co-ownership model that means we are in charge of all clinical decisions for our hospital, while they provide support and leadership for marketing, financial, operations and human resources. This means:


We’re Practitioners

As veterinarians, technicians, and practice staff, our goal is to treat every family and pet that walks through our doors as one of our own. We provide the highest standard of care. And we do this really well.


And we’re partners!

A partnership with Veterinary Practice Partners means each hospital has the support of a team of finance, human resources, operations and marketing experts.


Professional Development

We encourage professional growth through a continuing education allowance, in-house training programs, and online education.


Work/Life Balance

We structure our benefit packages to support you. This includes generous PTO, health benefits, 401(k) with match and more!


Your pets are family too!

We offer generous discounts at our hospitals for the care of employees’ pets.


Referral Bonus

Good people know good people! Use your network to refer a colleague to a DVM position at one of our hospitals and we’ll pay you $2500 after their first 60 days of work.

Don't see a good fit... yet?

We're growing and constantly adding new positions. Let us know what you'd be interested in and we'll alert you of future opportunities.