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  • Schedule appointments, answer phones, and check in and out dogs and owners for grooming appointments.
  • Safely handle, bathe, dry, and fully groom a variety of dogs.
  • Be able to safely stand, walk, and lift large dogs for full shifts.
  • Remain calm and comfortable around a large variety of dogs of different sizes and temperaments. 
  • Assist with summer obedience and agility classes.


  • Ran an entire grooming/boarding shop
  • Provided customers with a quality grooming experience
  • Took care of customers dogs when they were away
  • Handled customers directly to ensure they were satisfied

groomer / cleaner

  • Feeding the animals and giving the right dogs the right mix of food and medications if any were needed
  • Bathing and drying dogs, prepping them to be groomed
  • Putting dogs outside into play pens with other dogs they got along with
  • Making sure the stud ( male dogs that were not fixed and used for breeding) dogs did not come in contact with each other
  • Calling guests that had appointments to remind them of there upcoming appointments
  • Cleaning the shop, taking out the trashes, cleaning the yards, the tubs, putting away the grooming supplies, sweeping and moping, and doing the dishes in preparation for the morning
  • retrieving the dogs as their owners came for pick up


  • Trimmed and styled animal coats according to owner instructions and breed standards.
  • Prioritized animal safety and comfort at all times.
  • Worked with animals to help resolve behavior problems.
  • Mentored less experienced staff on caring for and socializing animals.

groomer/dog sitter

  • Check dogs in an out
  • Maintain a clean environment for animals and customers
  • Groom dogs
  • Take dogs outside

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