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Kennel Attendants take care of animals living in shelters. Typical duties listed on a well-written resume sample for Kennel Attendant include providing water and food, anticipating animal needs, administering treatments, and offering individualized attention to each animal. Those interested in a Kennel Attendant position should highlight in their resumes love of animals, empathy, the ability to restrain animals, animal care expertise, and patience. No formal education is required for this role, and most employers prefer candidates who have previous experience working with animals.

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Kennel Attendant

Cleaned and disinfected the animal cages, surgery utensils in the autoclave machine

  • Maintained a high level of organization, following scheduled cleaning procedures
  • Moved the animals to selected locations around the shelter
  • Socialized the animals in order for them to become adoptable
  • Handled wrapping and packing surgery utensils for back up supplies
  • Learned additional responsibilities as assigned
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
2

Kennel Attendant

Prepared and administered food, water and special diets by cutting and measuring portions.

  • Provided medical care, distributing medication, wound wraps, and transports to vet.
  • Cleaned and sanitized dog yards, cages and service areas.
  • Recorded and reported daily observations related to health and behavior.
  • Directed new staff and trained them in dog care.
  • Administered vaccinations.
  • Practiced and reinforced training to improve obedience and corrected serious behavioral
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Lieu Of Standard Senior High School
AS
Liberal Arts Transfer Science
Nursing Assistant
3

Kennel Attendant

In charge of boarding care: complying with owner's instructions on how/what to feed dog

  • Maintained and disinfected dog and cat kennels, fed dogs and cats at their normal feeding
  • Assisted medical staff with large animal in administering medication
  • Frequent kneeling, crawling, bending, standing, and handling of heavy equipment (40 lbs+)
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
GED
GED
C
Engine Repair, Ac / Heating, Manual Transmission, Brakes
C
Animal Shelter Training, Kennel Assistant / Attendant Training, Dog Bite Prevention
4

Veterinary Assistant and Kennel Attendant

Managed and coordinated entire patient referral process of 15-20 patient appointments daily. Activities included establishing pre-consultation process, patient care during procedures and patient education on treatment options.

  • Utilized account management skills with daily use of the Avimark client database system to organize HIPPA sensitive account information such as treatment recommendations, blood work results and vaccination histories.
  • Led daily hospital tours for prospective and current clients while presenting available services and treatment options specific to each client's needs.
  • Maintained and organized hospital and boarding facilities to enhance client experience at the hospital.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Foreign Language
Chemical Engineering, Business & Technology
5

Kennel Attendant

Maintained scheduled nutritional plans and feedings for each specific type to tenant in the Resort on any given day.

  • Ensured that all residents in Resort were provided a stimulating, safe and clean environment to exercise and socialize.
  • Provided basic medical treatment for residents including administration of medications per company guidelines and policies.
  • Facilities management including, but not limited to, laundry, dishes, as well as areas, rooms, and kennels.
  • Direct interaction with many different personalities with not only residents of Resort, but public as well.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
7
months
at this job
6

Kennel Attendant

Assisted doctors and technicians with medical treatment

  • Developed new processes to complete daily tasks more efficiently
  • Communicated with clients and helped to convey the doctor's messages
  • Coordinated with other departments and hospitals
  • Monitored health and well-being of pets under our care
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Pre-veterinary Medicine
7

Kennel Attendant/dog Trainer

Maintained a high quality of care for all dogs and cats

  • Knowledge of cleaning and maintenance of kennels, facilities, and kennel grounds including waste removal
  • Monitored food and water intake, behavior and health of animals, administering medication, and reporting any health issues or concerns
  • Provided daily walks, play times, baths, basic grooming, as well as professional dog obedience training
  • Managed office, front desk, customer service; answered phones, entered new clients and veterinary records into the kennel software program
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Fine Arts
Fine Arts
Psychology And Fine Arts
8

Kennel Attendant

  • Ensured the general care and well-being of canines through attention to feedings, exercise, cleanliness and comfort in accordance with standards/client requests.
  • Assisted in the training and obedience of canines through the leveled training programs.
  • Performed general office duties to include: cleaning, making confirmation calls, assisting clients with checking in/out, providing general information, filing, organizing.
  • Aided in the training of new employees through instruction, demonstration and guidance in accordance with owner's specifications.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Administration
BS
Management
9

Kennel Attendant/receptionist

Within first year I was cross trained to do every position with the company due to my quick learning ability

  • Responsible for feeding, cleaning, bathing, administering medication, and closely supervising dogs.
  • Provided excellent customer service to patrons when scheduling and conducting appointments
  • Successfully entered data into the computer, filed documents, and answered phones
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Kennel Attendant

Good quality work ethics, trustworthy, independent, cooperative, on-time, flexible, self-motivated, team player

  • Cared for boarding animals, administer oral medications, and sanitize exam rooms and up keep entire veterinary clinic
  • Acquired more responsibilities and duties
  • Completed work study for school with veterinarian. Accompanied veterinarian with x-rays, surgery, and examinations
Candidate Info
1
month in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nursing

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