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ROLE SUMMARY

We are searching for an attentive, doting "Pup Guardian" to oversee the well-being of the animals in our care. The guardians responsibilities include cleaning cages, administering medication if needed, and providing animals with food and water. You will report to the general manager and keep them apprised of any changes in behavior or issues amongst the animals. 

 

To ensure success as a Pup Guardian, you should be able to anticipate and tend to the needs of animals. Ultimately, a top-notch Pup Guardian will be able to tailor their care according to animals' physical, emotional, and behavioral difficulties.

ABOUT BELLE'S

Join us at Belles, where we stand as a vital cornerstone of our community, offering a trusted haven for pets when their owners are immersed in work. Our facilities provide a fun, safe, and nurturing environment for our furry clients ensuring every furry friend enjoys top-notch care, engaging social experiences, exercise, and grooming/bathing services!

LOCATION: Mid-City, Los Angeles, CA

JOB TYPE: In-Person

DURATION: Full-Time

COMPENSATION: $18/hr

START DATE: > 1 mo.

PUP GUARDIAN

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensuring that the animals have ample, fresh food and water at all times

  • Walk and play with dogs for exercise and energy release

  • Ensure that each dog is treated with respect and dignity

  • Dispose of dog waste and clean daycare areas

  • Takes dogs to the attending veterinarian in case of emergencies.

  • Observe pets' behavior and report any concerning issues

  • Monitor the pack closely for any potential conflicts or escalations and redirect or remove dogs from the pack as needed

  • Occasionally take pictures and videos of the pups at play for our social media accounts

  • Pay specific attention to special handling notes, such as allergies, deafness, prone to overheating, histories of seizures, etc.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven experience as a professional pet sitter or dog walker

  • Focus on providing luxury 1 on 1 care to pups every day while working independently

  • Experience in dog training, or animal handling is preferred

  • Knowledge of basic veterinary care is a plus

  • Ability to handle dogs of all sizes and temperaments

  • Ability to work independently

  • Passion for animal care and a commitment to the well-being of each pet

  • Valid driver's license or state ID

  • Ability to lift  pups up to 75 lbs in case of emergencies

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

BB+B is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity, we welcome all.

JOIN OUR TEAM

If you are passionate about animals, we invite you to apply for this role at Belle's Boarding and Baths. Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and why you are the perfect fit for this role to:

samantha@bellesboarding.com

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