pet sitter resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Dedicated Pet Sitter with knowledge of animal care and client relationship management. Well-versed in stringently following owner instructions for pet medication, dietary needs and daily care.

Compassionate and diligent Sitter with demonstrated success in organizing services based on individual animal requirements. experienced in soothing, exercising and training different types of animals. Collaborate with owners to deliver top-notch care.

Devoted to keeping animal environments safe, secure and clean. handle different animal needs. Smoothly coordinate food, medication and housekeeping schedules to maintain optimal animal health.

  • Punctual and Reliable
  • Reliable Vehicle
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Customer Service
  • Animal Safety
  • Honest and Trustworthy
  • Doggy Daycare
  • Pet Sitting
  • Clean Background Check
  • Smartphone Usage
  • Pet Care
  • Adaptability and Dependability
  • Regular Availability
  • Exotic Pet Care
  • Physical Stamina and Fitness
Professional Experience
11/2018 to 12/2020 Pet Sitter Northwest By Southern Hospitality | Walla Walla, WA,
  • Exercised animals regularly with walks and rigorous play activities.
  • Collected animal waste produced on walks and discarded in trash or approved receptacles.
  • Managed pet safety and wellness in owners' absence by securing yard gates and removing items that could make pets sick.
  • Walked pets outside throughout each shift to prevent accidents in group play areas and on bedding.
  • Had to take Dog to the vet.
  • had to manage animals diets the animals where, two dogs one cat and a turtle .
  • Helped treat animal skin and eyes with ointments and other medications.
  • Coordinated animal training to teach commands, improve behaviors and housebreak personal pets.
  • Coordinated schedules to optimize care for multiple pets each day.
  • Communicated professionally with pet owners via phone, email and text.
  • Supported newborn animals with heat, safety and clean bedding to promote optimal growth and health.
  • Gave animals proper attention to promote secure environment in owner's absence.
  • Organized picking up and dropping off animals at client locations.
  • Supported optimal animal health and comfort with frequent bedding changes.
  • Carefully trimmed hair around pads and paws, and brunching teeth using gentle approach for anxious pets.
  • Maintained and updated daily log of time spent with dogs for calculating payments, itemizing activities and services provided.
  • Kept animal coats clean and healthy with regular washing, grooming and trimming.
  • Performed pet intake to gain necessary information concerning health, behaviors, potential allergies and other details to provide complete records and methods of owner contact.
  • Managed laundry, cleaning and restocking of animals food and medications that the owners had left for me.
  • Performed basic wound care.
  • Followed pet care instructions for dietary needs and medication regimens.
  • Monitored animals for behavioral changes and signs of issues such as throwing up, diarrhea or wheezing. when owners had mentioned animal was sick if incident had occurred to call them.
  • Cared for sick or injured animals by seeking out veterinary care and notifying owners.
  • Followed effective process for bathing and grooming dogs to remove dirt, loose hair, parasites and hair mats.
  • Met with animals owners to discuss cut and style preferences prior to caring for there animals.
  • Worked with more than 5 animals each day to provide skilled bathing services .
  • Followed specific food and water schedules for different animal species.
  • Kept cages, kennels, play yards and bathing areas neat and clean.
04/2019 to 04/2019 Child Care Taker Family Friend | City, STATE,
  • Enforced rules and managed behavior through developmentally appropriate discipline.
  • Maintained effective schedule balance between rest periods, active play and instruction.
  • Assisted with activities to support curriculum objectives.
  • Applied positive behavior management techniques to enhance social interactions and emotional development.
  • Had to managed foods and was given a list of allergies to follow.
  • Prepared healthy foods and beverages for children based on optimal dietary guidelines and individual restrictions.
04/2019 to 04/2019 House Sitter Friend | City, STATE,
  • Fed and walked pets, cleaning up after pets indoors and outdoors.
  • Cared for houseplants by frequently watering during owners' absence.
  • Secured locks and entryways to prevent unauthorized access by persons not approved by owners.
  • Collected, forwarded or signed for mail, packages or home services.
  • Performed light cleaning duties such as dusting, vacuuming and wiping down bathrooms.
  • Occupied personal residences to maintain receiving packages expected and unexpected guests. during temporary absence of owner.
  • Communicated with homeowner via phone or text.
  • Fed and watered animals and replaced dirty bedding and litter boxes.

06/2018 to 08/2018 Lawn Mower and landscaping Friends | City, STATE,

  • Removed rocks and other items from lawn for mower safety and clean appearance.
  • helped clean flower beds by removing weeds and planting plants.
  • mowed lawns.
  • helped with unloading supplies cleaning and loading supplies.
  • raked up and bagged grass weeds and puting rocks in plant beds to help with drainage.
  • talked to client about hourly pay and wages.
  • Removed weeds, hazards and debris from common pathways to improve usability.
Expected in 05/2020 to to High School Diploma | New Horizons, Pocatello, ID, GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • New Horizons

Job Titles Held:

  • Pet Sitter
  • Child Care Taker
  • House Sitter
  • Lawn Mower and landscaping


  • High School Diploma

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