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ANIMAL CARE ATTENDANT
Summary

i have been working with animals on and off since i was still in high school. I've picked up a good amount of experience in this field. I haven't just worked with just cats and dogs but other diverse animals. I learned how to be universal in this field from medical to cleaning to costumer service.

Responsible and dedicated animal care professional with proven abilities in cleaning cages, managing supplies and meeting animal needs by leveraging compassionate nature and love for every creature. Offering excellent time management, multitasking and organizational skills. Hard-working Caretaker diligent about handling all facets of animal care to promote health and wellness. Feed, water and groom animals on regular schedule, as well as provide exercise and positive attention to boost happiness. Passionate about animal welfare.

Skills
  • Brushing and grooming
  • Exercising and playing
  • Nutritious Feeding
  • Animal care
  • Process improvement
  • Problem resolution
  • Planning and coordination
  • Team building
  • Relationship development
  • Communications
  • Organization
  • Customer service
Experience
Animal Care Attendant
City, State
Company Name/Nov 2018 to Current
  • Maintained clean and orderly play yards, kennels and cages.
  • Stayed on top of housekeeping requirements such as laundry, sweeping and disinfection during slow periods.
  • Followed consistent safety procedures, including maintaining visible pet identification and checking tags to minimize care errors.
  • Collected and documented animal information such as weight, size, physical condition and food intake.
  • Unloaded and organized supplies and product inventory to maximize team efficiency.
  • Assisted grooming staff with nail clipping, fur blow drying and combing out matted fur during high-volume periods, including holidays.
  • Bathed animals to remove dust, debris or contaminants and maintain wellbeing.
  • Walked over numerous dogs of varying sizes at one time while enforcing each dog's good behavior and walking manners.
  • Observed animals and conducted examinations to identify signs of injury, illness or disease.
  • Supported animal health by keeping all areas clean, neat and properly sanitized.
  • Treated basic wellness issues such as superficial wounds and called in veterinarian assistance for more complex concerns.
  • Offered every owner exceptional customer service and support, as well as top-notch care to each animal.
  • Prepared food and formulas to meet individual needs of animals under care with safe and nutritious meals.
  • Washed, groomed and trimmed each animal to enhance coat health.
  • Adhered to all pet care plans, medication requirements and dietary restrictions while providing care.
  • Monitored safety and security of every animal to prevent injuries from other animals or environmental hazards.
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Removed animal waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas, placing in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
Li Helps (House Manager)
City, State
Company Name/Feb 2016 to Apr 2017

Helped maintain houses full of recovering addicts. Made sure they followed rules and regulations such as house chores, Making meetings etc. Also helped with vocational work for them. Also helped with concerns they may have to take another step forward in the right direction with their lives.

Animal Care Attendant
City, State
Company Name/Oct 2011 to Jun 2015
  • Maintained clean and orderly play yards, kennels and cages.
  • Stayed on top of housekeeping requirements such as laundry, sweeping and disinfection during slow periods.
  • Followed consistent safety procedures, including maintaining visible pet identification and checking tags to minimize care errors.
  • Collected and documented animal information such as weight, size, physical condition and food intake.
  • Unloaded and organized supplies and product inventory to maximize team efficiency.
  • Assisted grooming staff with nail clipping, fur blow drying and combing out matted fur during high-volume periods, including holidays.
  • Bathed animals to remove dust, debris or contaminants and maintain wellbeing.
  • Walked over Numerous dogs of varying sizes at one time while enforcing each dog's good behavior and walking manners.
  • Observed animals and conducted examinations to identify signs of injury, illness or disease.
  • Supported animal health by keeping all areas clean, neat and properly sanitized.
  • Treated basic wellness issues such as superficial wounds and called in veterinarian assistance for more complex concerns.
  • Offered every owner exceptional customer service and support, as well as top-notch care to each animal.
  • Prepared food and formulas to meet individual needs of animals under care with safe and nutritious meals.
  • Walked animals outside for potty breaks numerous times per shift to avoid accidents in play areas and on bedding.
  • Washed, groomed and trimmed each animal to enhance coat health.
  • Adhered to all pet care plans, medication requirements and dietary restrictions while providing care.
  • Monitored safety and security of every animal to prevent injuries from other animals or environmental hazards.
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Removed animal waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas, placing in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
Education and Training
High School DiplomaMassapequa High SchoolJun 2011City, State

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Massapequa High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Animal Care Attendant
  • Li Helps (House Manager)

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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