Dog Handler Resume Samples

A Dog Handler is a skilled and experienced worker who will observe the dog’s behaviour and train them efficiently so that they can be useful in various fields such as law enforcement, search-and-rescue teams and dog shows. While the specific duties may vary, common duties are universal and are included on the Dog Handler Resume as follows – studying the behaviour of the dog to train, handle and care them; disciplining the animals, correcting bad behaviour, rewarding positive behaviour, offering advice to dog owners, training dogs to perform rescue missions, or protect properties; and administering necessary medication and feeding.

Essential job assets include the following – observation, high attention to details, ability to interact with dogs; knowledge of maintaining animal’s safety; monitoring skills, complete knowledge of training and health-related issues and ability to detect aggressive or inappropriate behavior of animals. Required education includes a dog training experience and approved training program completion.

 

Dog Handler Resume example

Dog Handler Resume

Headline : Communicating behavioral concerns to dog owners as required. Assisting in providing food and medication to dogs. Monitoring dogs during assigned play and socialization times to prevent accidents.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Spreadsheets, Cash Handling.

Description :

    1. Performed duties of supervising all types of dogs in a controlled playground atmosphere.
    2. Prepared playground with items such as hoses, water dishes, and toys.
    3. Supplied play areas with equipment such as spray bottles, taglines, and cameras.
    4. Documented special notes for the "pet parents" Crated and fed each dog for lunch.
    5. Special care for boarding dogs or special needs dogs Interacted with"pet parents" to inform them of their pet's day.
    6. Handled money transactions for grooming, boutique items, and other services rendered.
    7. Cleaned and closed up the store occasionally Help trained new employees Helped train problem dogs Skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Graphic Design


Dog Handler I Resume

Objective : Briefly worked at preparing food and working cash register. Floor staff at Regal Cinemas doing box office, concessions, and tickets. Also worked at FYE doing register and customer service.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Dog Training, Power And Hand Tools.

Description :

    1. Taught dogs specific commands for veterans, children, and adults with PTSD and other disabilities.
    2. Anticipated of both positive and negative behaviors. Use of positive reinforcement techniques.
    3. Cleaned up after them constantly, Maintaining control over the group, Multitasking, Good memorization of the dogs' names.
    4. Loved animals are passions which is also currently attending school for. Check clients in and out.
    5. Facilitated play sessions, pair dogs with appropriate play partners, watch for signs of anxiety or aggression.
    6. Corrected dog behavior to keep desirable behaviors at the forefront of the experience, and keep the play space clean and under control.
    7. Fed, water, bathe, walk, play with dogs, observe health and well being.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Employment Research


Dog Handler/Representative Resume

Summary : Monitoring dogs during assigned play and socialization times to prevent accidents or injuries. Promptly reporting injuries, accidents, or medical issues to management.

Skills : Pet Care, Vet Assistant, Management Skills, Receptionist.

Description :

    1. Handled between dogs in a group, playing with them and monitoring their play with other dogs.
    2. Established a role where the dogs respect and others, and creating a space of learning and fun for the dogs.
    3. Cleaned crates runs and play areas inside and out.
    4. Fed dogs lunches and picking them up, daily cleaning of the building, and any extra cleaning or pick up that is needed.
    5. Created a very good bond with the owners and established a good relationship with staff members and dogs.
    6. Dog Handler Supervised dogs as they interact in the play area.
    7. Maintained cleanliness of play areas. Skills Used Basic animal behavior and handling understanding.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Veterinary Science

Dog Handler/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Dog Handlers are responsible for training dogs and determining the best course of action after observing dog behavior patterns

Skills : Post-Production, Editing, Cinematography.

Description :

    1. Dogs and made sure they are safe at all times.
    2. Played with the dogs, giving them lots of love and attention.
    3. Fed the dogs at certain times, with certain rules. Kept an eye out for a sick dog or any unfamiliar behavior.
    4. Cleaned up after the dogs, placed new wee-wee pads down, and used cleaning products to disinfect all areas.
    5. Cleaned the room, the windows sprayed the walls, disinfected areas, swept, and mopped.
    6. Fed or exercise animals or provide other general care, such as cleaning or maintaining holding areas.
    7. Able to be flexible and work in a face pace environment. Keep records documenting animal health, diet, or behavior.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Dog Handler II Resume

Headline : Energetic professional with excellent organizational skills, interpersonal/customer service skills, and work ethic who is looking to utilize these strengths in a new field.

Skills : Food service, Dog handler, Cashier, Stocking.

Description :

    1. Consulted with owners and made recommendations on the individual needs of their pets.
    2. Trained all different breeds using knowledge taught about dog characteristics and behaviors.
    3. Cared for animal's medical needs including dogs with diabetes, providing a specialized diet, and administering a daily insulin injection.
    4. Walked large dogs and restrained physically strong or aggressive dogs.
    5. Worked with animals to resolve any behavior problems with basic training and manners.
    6. Worked with dogs daily on individual needs while keeping an eye on the whole group.
    7. Fed and medicated dogs twice daily and made sure they had access to water at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Jr. Dog Handler Resume

Objective : A self-motivated, team oriented, fast learner. Possess creative problem solving capabilities and always have a positive attitude.

Skills : Pet care, Vet assistant, Management Skills, Receptionist.

Description :

    1. Provided compassionate customer service to all of the clients and their K-9 Children.
    2. Worked with dogs daily in both boarding and daycare settings.
    3. Managed the structure and arousal level in daycare while following all proper handling procedures.
    4. Managed large groups of dogs varying in size, breed, and temperament.
    5. Worked hands-on with animals deg responsible for feeding, taking care of a pack of more dogs.
    6. Consisted of feeding and watering boarding dogs and letting them out.
    7. Dogs can have a high energy level and you need to be patient with them.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Human Services

Dog Handler/Executive Resume

Objective : Motivated dog handler with wide-ranging abilities and experience relating to dog care including pet sitting, dog walking and basic training. Offering loving care to animals of all kinds.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Responsible for main veterinary care, such as de-worming, vaccinating, and addressing any wounds.
    2. Maintained a clean and functional dog yard for staff and dogs.
    3. Utilized cash register and performing cash transactions.
    4. Able to offer skills as a veterinary technician to help care for the dogs and educate visitors about their care and the life of a sled dog.
    5. Utilized technician skills- nursing skills, vaccinating, drug calculations for pain medications.
    6. Taught visitors about our kennel and dogs.
    7. Educated them on the life of a sled dog and mushing.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Veterinary Technology

Asst. Dog handler Resume

Objective : To work in a professional business and be able to provide excellent customer service as a dedicated, self-motivated worker who is capable of learning quickly and able to stay focused in fast paced work environments.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Watched over dogs make sure they didn't get into fights, washing dogs, doing nails, grooming.
    2. Daily chored cleaning play area, cleaning dog bowls, feeding, etc.
    3. Demonstrated a good work ethic, a positive attitude, and a willingness to learn.
    4. Learned how to handle dogs correctly do nails groom bathe all within the first month of working there.
    5. Corrected confinement before the managers lock the building for the night. Skills Used Good work ethic, listening following directions learning.
    6. Learned to do things that had never done like doing dog nails for example.
    7. Able to think on feet and to learn information very quickly.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Dog Handler Resume

Objective : Highly responsible, enthusiastic, and detail oriented. Past employers have described as personable and reliable, a dedicated and hard worker, a quick learner, and very friendly.

Skills : Exterior Landscaping, General Cleaning and Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Managed the play area as the dogs played, in-case a fight took place, the dog became ill or if the dogs used the bathroom.
    2. Actively played with the dogs to keep them moving for exercise.
    3. Assisted with ensuring that dogs boarded were fed and in their kennels.
    4. Ensured kennels were kept clean and free of dog waste and feces every afternoon.
    5. Administered prescribed medicine and the correct doses.
    6. Cleaned out the dog kennel trays twice a week.  Gave dogs a bath, when requested by their owners.
    7. Vacuumed and cleaned the play area mats and mopped the play area.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Dog Handler Resume

Headline : Worked in retail, sales, customer service, Animal care. Has a Positive attitude, customer service skills, tech savvy, and sales oriented. Is Punctual, Creative, enjoys helping others, does well working alone or with others.

Skills : Animal Restraint, Animal Handling Techniques.

Description :

    1. Charged of disinfecting overnight kennels, work areas, toys, and laundry for the entire facility.
    2. Moved dogs from indoors to outdoors and all areas inside in a timely and safe manner.
    3. Organized new dogs into playgroups, monitoring all dogs & watching for signs of illness and injury.
    4. Re-stocked the facility on a daily basis as needed. Skills Used Vast knowledge of animal behavior.
    5. Administered medication as needed and documenting when given to put on file.
    6. Worked at the front desk while clients brought their dogs to the facility.
    7. Cleaned up after dogs who had accidents inside and feed them lunch and dinner.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Dog Handler Resume

Objective : Seeking a position to work with the public and show cheery attitude, ability to be speedy yet accurate, caring, willingness to listen, and passion to satisfy every customer.

Skills : Venipuncture, Restraint, Laboratory Procedures.

Description :

    1. Observed animals' physical conditions to detect illness or unhealthy conditions requiring medical care.
    2. Administered prescribed medications to animals at the owner's request.
    3. Observed animals determine their temperaments, abilities, or aptitude.
    4. Interacted with animals to familiarize them with human voices or contact.
    5. Acquired from on the job training and schooling.
    6. Commanded and cues taught from the on-site dog trainer.
    7. Recorded documenting animal health, diet, or behavior.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma