Dog handler’s main priority is the safety and comfort of the dogs in our care and the role of the Handler team is to ensure this goal is achieved every day. This position requires both a love of animals and a tremendous focus and attention to detail. We teach our handlers to understand canine behavior and health so that they are on the lookout for aggression, fear or illness.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Supervising the dogs as part of the handling team to ensure their safety and health.
Administering food and medications in accordance with the instructions of the
Transporting the dogs between the day care rooms and pet parents during pick up and
drop off times.
Providing relief walks and walking transport to/from client homes.
Communicating any dog health or safety issues in a prompt fashion.
Maintaining a clean and sanitary facility.
Keeping accurate records for attendance, health, meals, cleaning schedule, etc.
Genuine interest in the well-being and care of dogs.
Comfortable with all breeds and sizes of dogs.
Strong work ethic with desire to grow and succeed.