Dog Sitter Resume Samples

A Dog Sitter is responsible for animal care when the owner is out on vacation or is not available to take care of their dogs. The routine duties are included on the Dog Sitter Resume as follows – feeding and taking care of the dogs, brushing pets, taking dogs for walks, cleaning litter boxes; giving medications, vacuuming pet hair that is shredded in the house, notifying owner about any abnormalities, providing companionship to the dog, taking the dog in case of any vet appointment, observing dogs while they are playing to ensure safety, and cleaning pet’s messes.

Those interested in dog sitting job should demonstrate the following skills – experience working with animals’ especially large dog breeds, ability to work varying schedules, basic training knowledge, and love for animals. No academic qualification is required, but candidates should show familiarity with all aspects of dog care and behavior.

 

Dog Sitter Resume

Headline : Enjoyed many years of customer service where learned to handle different situations, sometimes difficult, in ways that always make the customer feel they come out on top. Working with people and believe myself to be friendly and outgoing.

Skills : Graphic Design, Photography, And Various Computer Skills With Windows.

Description :

    1. Clean up after them and play with them to ensure that they are not lonely.
    2. Assisted in the injection of insulin for diabetic dogs twice daily for approx three months.
    3. Increase the quality of life for these dogs, as well as for their owners by allowing them to have a stress free break from their pets.
    4. Improve the life of the dogs by playing with them and caring for them the best and making sure that every need they have is covered.
    5. Demonstrate the skill of control, as the dogs are large, and sometimes can get out of hand.
    6. Demonstrate accountability by reporting each day the care that the dogs had received.
    7. Ability to stay calm in stressful situations, as oftentimes medicating the dogs can be very tense.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In English


Dog Sitter/Walker Resume

Objective : Conscientious and organized individual with exceptional time management ability. Personable team player with superior communication and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Feed and water animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
    2. Mix food, liquid formulas, medications, or food supplements according to instructions, prescriptions, and knowledge of animal species.
    3. Examine and observe animals to detect signs of illness, disease, or injury.
    4. Do facility laundry and clean, organize, maintain, and disinfect animal quarters, such as pens and stables, and equipment, such as saddles and bridles.
    5. Perform animal grooming duties such as washing, brushing, clipping, and trimming coats, cutting nails, and cleaning ears.
    6. Discuss with clients their pets' grooming needs.
    7. Respond to questions from patrons, and provide information about animals, such as behavior, habitat, breeding habits, or facility activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Dog Sitter (Part Time) Resume

Headline : Hardworking, resourceful, organizer who has some management skills in retail. As well as computer, filing documents, and customer service due to being a receptionist. Flexible, always taking on new challenges and tasks.

Skills : Cash Handling, Microsoft Office, Sales.

Description :

    1. Feed and water animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
    2. Answer telephones and schedule appointments.
    3. Examine and observe animals to detect signs of illness, disease, or injury.
    4. Respond to questions from patrons, and provide information about animals, such as behavior, habitat, breeding habits, or facility activities.
    5. Provide treatment to sick or injured animals, or contact veterinarians to secure treatment.
    6. Perform animal grooming duties such as washing, brushing, clipping, and trimming coats, cutting nails, and cleaning ears.
    7. Exercise animals to maintain their physical and mental health.
    8. Mix food, liquid formulas, medications, or food supplements according to instructions, prescriptions, and knowledge of animal species.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Vocational

Dog Sitter III Resume

Objective : Over 1+ year experience with dog sitting which involved responsibility, commitment, and multitasking. An enthusiastic and friendly person with a flexible and accommodating schedule.

Skills : Receptionist, Customer Service Skills, Typing.

Description :

    1. Take care of dogs; all shapes and sizes in an "open play" environment.
    2. Cleaning the facility, marketing on social media, bringing new dogs into the facility and bathing the dogs.
    3. Being referred to as a shift lead also working upfront, helping people bring their dogs in and pick them up and make their payments.
    4. Giving tours and promoting the business to the public.
    5. Would include widening my view on pets, dogs, and people who love animals.
    6. Seeing how all kinds of people view the world from different perspectives and learning how to better deal with animals even outside of work.
    7. Dogtopia has helped me learn better ways to train dogs and handle dogs when they seem unmanageable.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Dog Sitter II Resume

Objective : Experienced and enthusiastic Kennel Technician with a passion for animal. Quick learner, hard- working, and adaptable to new situations and changes in procedure. Provides services such as feeding, administering medication, and restraint.

Skills : microsoft office, Powerpoint, Typing, Windows Xp, Google Docs, Excel.

Description :

    1. Assisted in managing schedules for dogs being groomed and set appointments for new incoming customers interested in our facility.
    2. Helped give customers interviews and tours around the facility.
    3. Provided high-quality customer service in any way possible to maintain a good flow of customer revenue.
    4. Supplied great animal care when feeding the dogs, engaging in activity with the dogs, and attending to their injuries by first-aid.
    5. Helped maintain a sanitary facility for both the customers and their dogs.
    6. Assisted in managing client files to keep their dogs records up to date.
    7. Worked overnight shifts to ensure dogs were safe and comfortable throughout the night.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Behavioral Sciences

Dog Sitter I Resume

Objective : Interested in technology and creative endeavors; however, enjoy working with animals. Prefer relatively quiet environments but consider myself very adaptable and strive for excellence.

Skills : Drawing.

Description :

    1. Every day watch different sized amounts of playful and energetic furry friends.
    2. Play fetch with them, give them lots of love while they're gone from their owners for the day or for a few days.
    3. Find who their playmates are and make sure they're in a group with them so they're happy.
    4. Skills Used Body language is huge in this job.
    5. Using this skill to prevent scuffs between the dogs.
    6. Leadership is also a skill use to keep our dogs listening when they behave in a manner unwanted.
    7. Discipline and praise are large for the day to go smoothly for the dogs.
    8. Teamwork is a skill needed for this work environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Animal Science

Dog Sitter/Care Taker Resume

Objective : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : Good Communication, Responsible, Organized.

Description :

    1. Gained all her weight, loves people and is very well trained.
    2. Fed them twice a day and made sure they always had water in their bowls.when they needed to go outside and played with them when they wanted to play.
    3. Stayed with the dogs at their house to make them the most comfortable.
    4. Skills Used for mainly demonstrated the ability of responsibility with this job.
    5. Walked large dogs and restrained physically strong or aggressive dogs.
    6. Fed animals twice daily and made sure they had access to fresh water at all times.
    7. Cleaned up after the animals making sure their kennels and litter boxes were clean.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Psychology

Independent Dog Sitter Resume

Objective : Human Resources Executive with over 20 years of increasingly responsible experience in strategic and functional areas including: Employee Communications Performance Management Mergers and Acquisitions HRIS/Payroll Administration Training & Development Process Improvement Employee Relations Benefits Administration.

Skills : Animal Behavior, Customer Service, Customer Relations.

Description :

    1. Provide dog overnight care and daily walking services to multiple clients.
    2. Obtained clients through personal marketing as well as Rover.com.
    3. Maintained repeat business by providing quality care, attention, and training.
    4. Consistently administer medications and care for elderly and disabled dogs.
    5. Provide attention and love to pets in my care as well as follow the "do's and don'ts" established by various owners.
    6. Communicate regularly with owners on the care of their pets as well as provide pictures.
    7. Maintain a calming demeanor to keep dogs at ease and comfortable.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Guidance

Asst. Dog Sitter Resume

Objective : Pro-active thinker with a naturally energetic personality, enjoys the outcome of hard work and is eager to push learning abilities further. Very interested for an opportunity to apply these skills with what your company is looking for.

Skills : Childcare.

Description :

    1. Visited client's house twice a day under request.
    2. Cooked breakfast usually eggs and carrots.
    3. Went back late afternoon walked for an hour in a half then taken back home and made chicken and rice for dinner.
    4. Worked for absolutely loved her dogs, they felt the same way.
    5. Cleaned the floors and hallway of the building cleaning up the toys, brooming and mopping also cleaned the tub used for grooming.
    6. Washed the towels used to remove urine off the floors.
    7. Cleaned up against any urine or feces they left on the floor.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Dog Sitter II Resume

Headline : To obtain an entry level position in the medical field where can enhance my knowledge, skills and abilities as well as assist the organization in fulfilling its mission and goals. Attending college and pursuing a pre-health profession degree.

Skills : Computer Skills, Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Prioritized animal safety and comfort at all times.
    2. Walked large dogs and restrained physically strong or aggressive dogs.
    3. Fed and cared for cats while their owners were traveling.
    4. Developed long-term relationships with clients and bonded with their animals through regular contact.
    5. Walked dogs each day, responding to each dog's individual needs while keeping an eye on the whole group.
    6. Fed animals twice daily and made sure they had access to fresh water at all times.
    7. Opportunity to teach young puppies the difference between right and wrong.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Information Technology

Dog Sitter/Technician Resume

Headline : Caring, compassionate individual with a desire to serve and help people and to give to the community. Excel in a variety of environments and am conscientious and team oriented. Possess effective communication skills and ability to resolve problems. Established reputation as a hard-working, consistent, and honest employee. Continually seeks to build new skills and knowledge as a lifelong learner.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides.

Description :

    1. Engaging with potential clients via website.
    2. Updating Rover profile on a regular basis to keep clients in the loop.
    3. Planning Meet & Greets with potential clients to meet owners and pets.
    4. Discussing details of the trip and the dog's needs while owners are away.
    5. Updating owners on a regular, daily basis with photos and messages of pets.
    6. Retaining clients via good services and customer service.
    7. Engaging pets in playtime and walks multiple times per day.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Psychology

Dog Sitter Resume

Headline : Flexible and adaptable when presented with new tasks -Maintain a strong sense of integrity. Able to take directions and follow instructions independently.

Skills : Dog Grooming.

Description :

    1. Put each dog into their assigned play area and start cleaning their cages.
    2. Wipe down and place a blanket into the smaller crates.
    3. Spot aggression towards another dog and fix the situation.
    4. Clean bowls and toys and clean any accidents in the play areas or kennels.
    5. Check-in dogs and bring them out to their owners.
    6. Assist in restraining for the groomer when needed.
    7. Put dog food into cages of dogs whose owners have left some.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma