house sitter dog sitter resume example with 8+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary
  • I have a strong understanding of different pet breeds and temperaments. Special skills include canine nutritional expertise and food and supplement knowledge. Known for delivering high level of service to animals and owners.
  • Dependable, capable of handling animals. Demonstrated history of building strong client relationships and bonds with pets. Skilled in maintaining order within even largest groups of dogs. Competent in basic obedience commands and training.
  • Kind and attentive numerous of years of experience helping pet owners care for beloved animals. Dedicated to ensuring each dog gets necessary exercise and attention on each walk. Knowledgeable in animal behavior and wound care.
  • Energetic, extremely comfortable with handling dogs of all breeds and sizes. Committed to well-being of dogs and peace of mind of owners. Knowledgeable in area's best walking routes and dog parks.
  • Reliable & known for handling temperamental animals with relative ease and gentleness. Create individualized play sessions for high energy dogs. Willing to take on additional shifts while providing great care to animals.
  • Experience in working in medical and laboratory settings.
  • Oral and topical medication administration
  • Veterinary office administration
  • Catalase testing
  • Tail restraint
  • Urine sample collection and urinalysis
  • Nail trimming
  • Feline cat bag restraint
  • Centrifugation and fecal flotation
  • Instrument pack sterilization
  • Safety and compliance
  • Treating wounds
  • Inhalant anesthesia
  • Observing and recording behavior
  • Surgical scrubbing procedures
  • Medication administration
  • Performing euthanasia
  • Vaccinations
  • Taking and interpreting x-rays
  • Suction and cautery machine operation
  • File and records management
  • Skin scraping
  • Cephalic, jugular and saphenous venipuncture restraint
  • Heartworm diagnostic testing
  • Administering IV medication
  • General anesthesia monitoring
  • Examining animals
  • Communication skills
  • Controlled substance management
  • Anal sac expression
GARDEN VALLEY HIGH Garden Valley, ID, Expected in High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
Life Care Centers Of America - House Sitter/Dog Sitter
Parker, CO, 01/2013 - Current
  • Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets
  • Managed large range of services including pet care, phone screening, shopping and bill paying to provide clients with premium family time
  • Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming
  • Ran errands for customers, including shopping, and picking up other necessities
  • Transported children to and from school, activities and appointments
Vetcor - Waitress
Houston, TX, 03/2014 - 05/2018
  • Used correct cleaning, sanitizing and food handling procedures to maintain optimal protections for customers
  • Shared knowledge of menu items and flavors, enabling customers to make personal decisions based on taste and interest
  • Resolved guest and employee complaints to maintain complete customer satisfaction and workforce effectiveness
  • Maintained customer satisfaction with timely table check-ins to assess food and beverage needs
  • Performed complete opening, closing and shift change duties to keep restaurant working efficiently and teams ready to meet customer needs
  • Stayed up to date on menu changes to offer current and accurate information, answer questions and help customers select optimal meal choices based on individual preferences
  • Kept server areas clean and stocked during service hours to increase efficiency while serving tables
  • Cleaned outdoor eating area and indoor dining room by wiping tables, placing trash in receptacles and restocking napkin dispensers
  • Maintained table settings by removing courses, replacing utensils and refilling beverages promptly and courteously
  • Monitored dining rooms for seating availability as well as service, safety and well-being of guests
Cascade Veterinary Clinic - Veterinary Technician
City, STATE, 05/2018 - Current
  • Cleaned and disinfected exam areas, equipment and kennels to prevent spread of disease, control odors and maintain healthy environment
  • Conducted preliminary patient workups including gathering patient history information, description of symptoms from owner, and documenting presenting condition
  • Prepared surgical instrument packs and drapes for use in sterile environments by processing in autoclave under high pressure and high temperature conditions
  • Collected specimens from patients for laboratory analysis for parasites, blood analysis and culture
  • Processed new patients and updated client records with key information using Cornerstone
  • Administered medications to animals in treatment on regular, scheduled basis and documented any changes in condition
  • Interacted with clients regarding animal health, questions and concerns, education on treatment protocol and general procedures
  • Provided exemplary customer service to owners by answering animal health questions and educating about positive animal care practices
  • Walked pets outside per shift to prevent accidents in group play areas and on bedding
  • Swabbed ears to remove wax and dirt, removing extra hair to allow air to circulate freely and avoid infection
  • Administer medications, vaccines, and treatments as instructed by veterinarian
  • Processed financial transactions for clients
  • Performed dental cleanings using ultrasonic scaler
  • Swept and mopped floors, cleaned kennels and runs and emptied trash to reduce infection risk among people and animals
  • Maintained daily progress records, surgery logs, x-ray logs, Drug Enforcement Administration logs and routine records

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  • House Sitter/Dog Sitter
  • Waitress
  • Veterinary Technician


  • High School Diploma

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