Animal Caregiver Resume Samples

Animal Caregiver takes care and attends to the needs of the animals. Typical duties listed on the Animal Caregiver Resume include – offering water and food to animals, cleaning the cage or premises of the animal, transporting animals from one place to another, brushing coats, helping vets in administering medicines or treatment, meeting the exercising demands of the animals, monitoring animals, examining animals for signs of injury or illness, training animals to behave or obey, and observing for behavioural changes.

Based on some of the best resumes, the following skills and abilities prove to be useful – loads of physical fitness, excellent communication skills, negotiation skills, the ability to restrain animals, compassionate while dealing with animals, and the ability to assess and read animal movements and condition. Vocational training in the relevant field with a high school diploma is the common education depicted on successful resumes.

 

Animal Caregiver Resume example

Animal Caregiver Resume

Objective : Compassionate Animal Caregiver. Focused on providing the best animal care possible. Brings medical and behavioral knowledge from required hands on experience in the workplace, and coursework in veterinary studies.

Skills : Good interpersonal, communication,customer service.

Description :

    1. Provided kennel enrichment, train, and socialize animals in assigned area as time permits Monitor the health of shelter animals.
    2.  Followed establishe procedures if symptoms of illness arise based on the degree of illness or injury.
    3. Assisted with the temperament testing of new canine arrivals as scheduled.
    4. Worked with the supervisory, management and other staff members to assure the highest of standards in day-to-day shelter operations.
    5. Provided general information to guests on SDHS processes including adoption, relinquishment, medical and behavioral examinations, and euthanasia.
    6. Performed preventative or routine maintenance to exotic animal environments.
    7. Provided requested activities of clientele (one-on-one time, TLC time, and swimming).
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Animal Caregiver Resume

Objective : Exceptional organizational skills and strong attention to detail. Responsible to provide compassionate and attentive care of the animals at all times, maintain a clean healthy environment for the animals and the public, and assist with animal adoptions as needed.

Skills : Customer Service, Basic Animal Knowledge, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Responded to animal's needs.
    2. Assisted with daily animal husbandry and diet preparation; administer medications, vaccinations, and preventatives Assist with potential adopters.
    3. Cleaned and sanitized animal suites and common areas under tight deadlines.
    4. Monitored and advised volunteer base on the care and training of animals.
    5. Provided information and advice to visitors of the center.
    6. Monitored dogs and cats for medical and behavioral issues.
    7. Supported clientele during their pets' long stays.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Animal Caregiver Associate Resume

Objective : Gifted Animal Caretaker with a solid background in providing compassionate and skilled support care to animals. Excellently competent in handling of all aspects of animal welfare in all types of situations. Compliant with federal, state and local regulations regarding the care of animals.

Skills : Affection for animals, concern for their welfare, and a willingness to accommodate animals in the work place.

Description :

    1. Brushed, bathed and conditioned animals' coats.
    2. Kept clean and accurate records on animal behavior, food intake and medications.
    3. Maintained a clean and sanitary work environment at all times.
    4. Tailored walks for older dogs and dogs with a variety of health concerns.
    5. Cleaned and disinfected the sanctuary daily.
    6. Basic care of animals including feeding, walking dogs, playing and bonding.
    7. Responsible for feeding, medicating and exercising dogs and cats.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Asst. Animal Caregiver Resume

Objective : Provide residents with routine daily nursing care in accordance with our established nursing care procedures, and as may be directed by the supervisor. To provide various activities for the resident in order to sustain a positive quality of life.

Skills : Patient Task oriented Hard worker Dedicated attentive.

Description :

    1. Provided daily cleaning, feeding and health monitoring to all shelter animals.
    2. Daily tasks included ensuring sanitary and humane living conditions, filling and administering medications and treatments as prescribed by shelter veterinarians.
    3. Participated in volunteer and new staff training pertaining to routine care, medical care and behavior.
    4. Assisted management and the behavior department in pairing up compatible animals to manage shelter space.
    5. Assisted and performed euthanasia for medical or behavioral reasons.
    6. Responsible for proper distribution and documentation of controlled medical substances.
    7. Took stock of food and cleaning supplies and communicated with the manager.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Animal Caregiver III Resume

Objective : Responsible for promoting, coordinating and facilitating large scale adoption events and on-site pet adoptions, as well as facilitating other forms of positive outcomes for pets which include foster and rescue transport

Skills : Hands On Experience In Animal Health And Veterinary.

Description :

    1. Provided quality pet care in the client's home, and in-home boarding upon request.
    2. Ensured animals are given an ample amount of exercise and playtime through leashed walks.
    3. Produced fresh food and water daily.
    4. Changed the litter as necessary and administered oral and topical medications when needed.
    5. Gave consultations with new clients; explained service agreement, care procedure, and assessment of pets.
    6. Updated owners with daily pictures and status of pets, including any concerns or irregularities in behavior.
    7. Communicated with team members regularly to ensure all animals were cared for, filling in shifts as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Animal Caregiver II Resume

Objective : Animal-loving animal care giver with 14 years working in shelters, veterinary offices, animal hospitals and farms. Enjoy working with all animals, and seeing the joy that they bring to people.

Skills : Strong interpersonal skills / ability to handle sensitive and confidential situations.

Description :

    1. Developed dietary and nutritional plans to reach optimal weight, stimulate healing and increase the quality of life.
    2. Captured stray animals, provided housing and care of homeless animals and coordinated adoptions.
    3. Ensured public safety and upholding state and regional laws by working with local health departments, police, and other law enforcement agencies.
    4. Bathed, trimmed and provided other grooming services for domestic pets.
    5. Groomed dogs and cats by utilizing tools including blades, brushes, combs, shedding aids, de-matting tools, sheers, nail clippers.
    6. Relieved boredom and stress of living in a shelter environment by walking, playing and tending to dogs.
    7. Administered medication, immunizations, and blood plasma to animals.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Animal Caregiver I Resume

Objective : A highly motivated and goal oriented individual seeking employment with a respectable company. Can work and excel in a challenging position. Utilize knowledge and experience to benefit company objectives and professional growth.

Skills : Comfortable handling animals with behavioral issues which may include shyness, fearfulness, and reactivity

Description :

    1. Cleaned kennels, animal holding areas, examination, and operating rooms, and animal loading/unloading facilities.
    2. Paperwork for adoptions, including screening potential adopters, going over adoption contracts, and filing paperwork.
    3. Helped with evaluating animals for our adoption program.
    4. Groomed dogs and cats by utilizing tools including blades, brushes, combs, shedding aids, de-matting tools, sheers, nail clippers.
    5. Relieved boredom and stress of living in a shelter environment by walking, playing and tending to dogs.
    6. Recorded activity and noted any unusual behavior or medical issues.
    7. Administered medication, immunizations, and fluids to animals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Animal caregiver/Supervisor Resume

Objective : Over 3 years experience as a veterinary technician. A versatile and skilled professional with excellent hands-on experience in restaurant operations, as well as customer service. An assertive manager with outstanding interpersonal, communications, negotiation and people management skills.

Skills : Animal breeds, characteristics, health, nutrition, and humane care

Description :

    1. Cleaned and maintained kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
    2. Holded or restrained animals during veterinary procedures.
    3. Cleaned, maintained and sterilized instruments or equipment.
    4. Prepared feed for animals according to specific instructions, such as diet lists or schedules.
    5. Exercised animals or provide them with companionship.
    6. Took stock of food and cleaning supplies and communicated with the manager.
    7. Observed multiple positions such as front desk, bathing/grooming, and day camp watch.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Animal Caregiver Resume

Headline : Have experience in retail, hospitality, educational fields, construction, and wildlife rehabilitation. To work as animal caregiver for a reputed company applying skills in personal care for benefit of residents who acquire assistance with daily chores.

Skills : Time Management, Organizational Skills, Customer Service Skills.

Description :

    1. Monitored the health and behavior of dogs and cats at the shelter, and reporting any changes or concerns to the manager.
    2. Cleaned the dog kennels, cat cages, and surrounding areas.
    3. Feeding the animals and administering medication when needed.
    4. Provided the dogs with strategic deworming, flea/tick and heartworm prevention.
    5. Drived animals to the vet when needed or in emergency situations.
    6. Assisted the manager by handling scared/nervous animals during distemper vaccines.
    7. Handled nervous and feral dogs and cats while slowly building trust.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Animal Caregiver/Specialist Resume

Objective : Competitive, highly organized and results-oriented in security. Over six years of customer service experience with the ability to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously. Knowledgeable and skilled in handling individual animal temperament of various breeds and sizes.

Skills : Critical Thinking, Dependable, Hard Worker.

Description :

    1. Collected body tissue, feces, blood, urine or other body fluids for examination and analysis.
    2. Relieved boredom and stress of living in a shelter environment by walking, playing and tending to dogs.
    3. Recorded activity and noted any unusual behavior or medical issues.
    4. Performed routine laboratory and diagnostic tests.
    5. Sterilized instruments and equipment for necessary procedures.
    6. Operated power equipment tools such as backpack vacuums for up to 4 hours per shift.
    7. Utilized control mechanisms or hands-on procedures to operate machines.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma