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Kennel Technicians provide animal care in settings such as animal shelters and veterinary clinics. Activities like feeding animals, administering medication, providing clean drinking water, sanitizing cages, reporting on animals’ condition, grooming animals, replenishing pet supplies, and collaborating with veterinarians and rescue workers are often seen on Kennel Technician example resumes. The ideal candidate for the job should be able to demonstrate in his or her resume the ability to handle animals, physical fitness, teamwork, and love of animals. No formal education is required to work as a Kennel Technician.

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Kennel Technician

Issue resolution

  • Cleaned kennels, animal holding areas, examination and operating
  • Administered medication to animals. skills
  • Walked the dogs around the yard as well as cleaning the cat room
  • Managed wide variety of customer service and administrative tasks to resolve customer issues quickly and efficiently. Honest employee
  • Ensured superior customer experience by addressing customer
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Kennel Technician

  • Cared for up to 300 high maintenance cats and dogs, sustaining their health and ensuring their needs are met at all time.
  • Provided dogs with stimulating activity and used a great deal of situational awareness to ensure a safe environment was maintained at all times for the dogs and staff members.
  • Provided exceptional customer service while answering customer calls and inquiries.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Chemical And Biomolecular Engineering
3

Kennel Technician

  • Assisted with: x-rays, laser therapy, hydrotherapy, dentals, bathing, medicating, fecal testing, ear flushes, examinations, filling prescriptions etc.
  • Cared for boarding dogs, organized the kennel, administered vaccines, assisted during appointments, held animals during procedures
  • Assisted the doctor in other activities - as well as other technicians and the groomer
  • Learned the proper actions to take while caring for distressed and aggressive animals
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
GED
GED
Wildlife Biology
4

Kennel Technician

  • Prioritized animal safety and comfort at all times.
  • Maintained a clean and safe atmosphere.
  • Greeted customers and dogs upon arrival to facility.
  • Supervised up to twenty dogs each day, responding to each dog's individual needs.
  • Observed general kennel population for illness and injury.
  • Fed and administered medication to boarding dogs.
  • Mentored less experienced staff on caring for and socializing animals.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Kennel Technician Supervisor

  • Managed schedules, time off requests, and payroll for kennel technicians
  • Worked with a plethora of customers to manage payments for medical care and medication
  • Developed and utilized a strong understanding of earned value management principles
  • Monitored, planned, and effectively organized vaccination fairs
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Business Administration
6

Kennel Technician

  • Cleaned and sanitized kennels, cages and indoor runs
  • Walked dogs to provide daily exercise and elimination opportunities
  • Prepared meals twice daily according to each patient's specific dietary needs
  • Administered medications as directed by owners and veterinarian
  • Recorded and reported daily observations related to patient health and behavior
  • Performed basic canine and feline grooming (bathing and brushing)
  • Maintained hospital building and grounds cleanliness
  • Assisted Veterinary Technicians with a wide variety of tasks
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Veterinary Technology
7

Kennel Technician

  • Assisted doctors with surgeries, treatments, check-ups, and care of animals boarding at the clinic
  • Communicated with doctors on pet behaviors and cleaned living areas to provide a healthy environment for all animals
  • Ensured owners the proper care and treatment of pets by taking care of them by the owners instructions
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
8

Kennel Technician

  • Provided a safe environment for animals in a shelter environment
  • Diligently monitored and provided medical attention to those in need
  • Evaluated animals during intake in order to understand specific personality or medical traits
  • Managed medical intervention and therapy for specific animals in collaboration with their veterinarian
  • Cleaned and disinfected kennels, equipment and work areas
  • Tailored walks for older dogs and dogs with a variety of health concerns
  • Supported front desk staff with administrative needs
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Biology, Wildlife Biology
9

Kennel Technician

  • Fed and exercised 1-10 dogs.
  • Kept logs of food intake, medication, and behavior.
  • Maintained a clean and sanitary work environment at all times.
  • Managed specific animal diets in consultation with a veterinarian
  • Observed animals' physical conditions to detect illness.
  • Cleaned and disinfected kennels, equipment and work areas.
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
10

Kennel Technician

  • Responsible for recording and organizing daily ongoing health charts for 48-63 dogs per day
  • Assisted with check in and check out procedures and paperwork
  • Responsible for feeding, caring for and monitoring the well being of all dogs in my assigned area
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Research

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