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Specialized Dog Sitter for Boarding, Daycare and Walking Challenging Dogs

Posted on Dec 9, 2021 by Challenging Dogs Boarding and Daycare

Laurel, MD 20707
Banking
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Job responsibilities:

  • Provide boarding and daycare services for clients' dogs in your own home in the Maryland/DC/Virginia area.
  • Provide walking services for dogs for other clients.
  • Conduct an introduction meeting with a new owner and dog to collect information about the dog.

For boarding and daycare:

  • Be available at your home for the owner's requested drop off and pick up times.
  • Provide meals and medications (if necessary) at appropriate times (food provided by owner).
  • Provide at least four potty break times during the day.
  • Provide an adequate amount of physical exercise and mental stimulation for the dog based on his or her activity level.
  • Ensure that your home is safe and comfortable for the dog.
  • Communicate regularly with the dog's owner to provide updates and pictures.
  • Provide updates to the owner of Challenging Dogs Boarding and Daycare about the dog's stay with you.
  • Provide training for calm behavior on walks using desensitization and counter-conditioning.
  • If the dog is not comfortable staying home alone, arrange for a person to always be there if you must go out.

For walking:

  • Travel to client's home and take dogs for 30-minute walks, using counterconditioning and desensitization techniques as necessary.
  • Communicate regularly with the dog's owner to provide updates and pictures
  • Provide updates to the owner of Challenging Dogs Boarding and Daycare about the walk.

Reference: 1425171325

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