Kennel Assistant Resume Examples

kennel assistant

  • Restraining boarders for veterinary services.
  • Performing toe nail trims, expressing anal glands, and bathing cats and dogs.
  • Feeding boarders, walking boarders, and cleaning runs and cages.
  • Watching boarders for any abnormal activity while boarding.
  • Creating a stress-free environment for boarders and keeping them comfortable while boarding.

kennel assistant

  • Observe cats and dogs for signs of illness, injury, or unusual behavior; notifying veterinarians if needed
  • Clean kennels and equipment such as walking yard and dishes. 
  • Bathing and clipping of nails on dogs
  • Cleaning such as laundry, sweeping, mopping, and vacuuming

kennel assistant

  • Collected body tissue, feces, blood, urine or other body fluids for examination and analysis.
  • Cleaned and maintained laboratory area.
  • Exercised animals residing in the kennel by walking, playing with, and feeding animals. Recorded activity and noted any unusual behavior or medical issues.
  • Administered prescribed medications under the guidance of a licensed veterinarian.
  • Greeted customers in a pleasant manner and escorted them to the examination room.
  • Provided pet owners with excellent customer service and compassionate care for their pets.
  • Bathed and provided other grooming services for domestic pets.

kennel assistant

  • Manage bookings and Enter into computer system.
  • Clean and maintain kennels.
  • Feed, walk and bath animals.
  • Good observational skills to notice changes in animals’ behaviour.
  • Work un-supervised

kennel assistant

  • Completed course in understanding animal behavior with high assessment scores.
  • Implemented sigma six tactics to drastically improve the process that animals were checked in and out of the resort.
  • Created a formula to expedite the process that condolence cards are sent to families.
  • Provided onsite training to other employees on the proper handling of the animals.

kennel assistant

  • Arranged for the transport of animals, equipment, food, and other supplies to the doggy schoolbus
  • Cleaned toys, bedding, and rooms so the dogs would have comfortable boarding quarters. 
  • Practiced socialization with a specific group of dogs that weren’t used to interacting with others.
  • Took phone calls answering any questions potential clients had about the facility and helped set up visits.

kennel assistant

  • Rotate yard use for animals.
  • Train workers in animal care procedures, cleaning duties, and safety precautions.
  • Clean facility spaces, such as dog pens, outside yards, and reception area.
  • Schedule appointments and maintain and update appointment book.
  • Conduct tours of facility to potential customers.

kennel assistant

  • Carry out tasks such as feeding and treatment of animals, and cleaning and maintenance of animal quarters.
  • Monitor animal health 
  • Administer medications to animals
  • Feed/water animals based on a schedule

kennel assistant

  •  Working with animals 
  • Monitor animal care, and health maintenance.
  • Clean facilities and equipment such as dog pens and grooming rooms.
  • Clean animal housing facilities.

kennel assistant

  • Taking boarding reservations, grooming appointments, and booking training clients.
  • Taking payments for retail items and services preformed.
  • Interacting with multiple clients on a daily basis 
  • Socialized the animals and prepared them for adoption.