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Dog Sitters supervise pets and take care of them in their owners' absence. Typical activities seen on a Dog Sitter example resume are grooming, providing food and water, taking dogs out for walk, taking dogs to vet appointments, administering medication, providing companionship, and following owner instructions. Qualifications like empathy, the ability to work with animals, dog training expertise, communication, and responsibility are often seen on Dog Sitter resumes. No formal education is required, and most candidates hold a high school diploma.

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Dog Sitter

I would watch the pet in the home of the owner and would take care of the house and maintain it clean and or in my own home in consent of the owners I would feed the pet at a three meal basis and take them out to the bathroom when they need to and play with the pet s to keep them entertained.

  • Taking care of other peoples pets at their request.
  • Responsibility of maintaining the owner's homes.
  • Making sure that the pet are well maintained when I am in care of them.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Marketing
HS
Marketing
Cosmetology
2

Dog Sitter

Provide puppy potty and kennel training.

  • Overnight care, simple grooming and daycare services provided at my home.
  • Administer medication when necessary.
  • Exercise, socializing and play time are incorporated into the everyday schedule.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
Marketing And Management
Logistics And Supply Chain Management
3

Dog Sitter

Personal Dog Sitter

  • Helped raise two Chihuahuas, Pekinese, and Shi Tzu
  • Basic dog grooming (cutting nails, bathing, tooth brushing, etc)
  • Walked dogs for 20-30 minutes twice a day
  • Basic obedience training (sit, stay, lay down, etc.)
  • Applied pet medication (pills and ointments)
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
4

Overnight Long Term Dog Sitter

Care for dogs overnight for several nights at a time

  • Take dogs on walks, runs and assure their happiness while they are away from their owners
  • Do any medical assistance the dogs may need while apart from their owners
  • Overall provide dogs with a loving home to make time away from owners more comfortable
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5

Dog Sitter

Bathed dogs in preparation for grooming.

  • Cleaned animals' quarters.
  • Caged and secured animals.
  • Supplied food, water and personal care to animals.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Dog Sitter

Travel to client's homes to pick up/drop off my client's pets.

  • Perform dog sitting duties at my residence or my client's residence.
  • Walk, bathe and groom the dogs I care for.
  • Administer medication when needed.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
7

Independent Dog Sitter

Responsible for clients dogs during overnight short and long term stays

  • Take dogs on walks, outdoor activities to the dog parks
  • Responsible for cleaning and grooming clients dogs
  • Responsible for feedings according to the owner's schedules and methods of care
  • Taking phone calls from clients and new clients
  • Making schedules for pick-ups or drop-offs
  • Plan indoor activities and rest times
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
8

Dog Sitter

  • Stay in private homes and care for animals for anywhere from a long weekend to an extended vacation of a week or more
  • Provide exercise and interaction to pets
  • Feed and maintain general health of pets
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Psychology
9

Dog Sitter/caretaker

Feed, nurture, and care for animals

  • Exercise and tend to family pets
  • Clean animals and surroundings
  • Follow owner instructions on animal needs
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Housekeeper, Dog Sitter

  • Clean private residence- clean all rooms in Mansion including basement.
  • Laundering and ironing.
  • Washing windows including high-ceiling.
  • Vacuuming and washing floors including marble and hardwood.
  • Change sheets and make beds in all rooms.
  • Dog sitting and grooming.
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job

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