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Sequential Overload in Pets

An infographic detailing Sequential Overload in Dogs in a vet clinic

Stress isn’t all bad.  Stress is needed to avoid potential dangers; it’s part of animals’ natural responses to threats: if they don’t respond to threats in nature, they don’t survive!   Some level of good stress (eustress) is even needed for learning. Learn more in this blog on The Canine Learning Stress-O-Meter.   Certainly, too…

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Job Posting: The Groom Room (Camdenton, MO)

Full-Time or Part-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Commissioned) Job Description We are a busy grooming salon, doggie daycare, and boutique. We have 3 full time groomers and are in need of an additional full or part time groomer. We have a very large client base and we need someone with experience. Certification is not required. Excellent…

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Job Posting: The Dog Spa (Saint Peters, MO)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Commissioned) Job Description The Dog Spa of St. Peters is looking for a responsible and reliable person to fill a full-time Dog Groomer position! We’re under new ownership, growing, and we have enough clientele to warrant another groomer (bonus points if you have more clientele to bring with you!). Must have…

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Job Posting: Pet Supplies Plus (St. Louis, MO)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Waged) Job Description Pet Supplies Plus is looking for a Full or Part Time Grooming Position Open Flexible hours, competitive pay, employee discounts Brand new facility and equipment. Compensation: $12.50 per hour or 50% commission, whichever is greater. Desired Start Date: 11/1/2019 Contact Information Pat Michaels 5422 Southfield Center St. Louis,…

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How Much Stress Is Too Much Stress?

In the force free training world (aka positive reinforcement), we try to minimize the amount of stress our pets experience during training. But in order to answer how much stress is too much stress, we must first understand a little bit more about “stress.”   Types of Stress There are two types of stress an…

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Job Posting: Dirty Dog Spa (Sioux Falls, SD)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Waged) Job Description Dirty Dog Spa is looking for a trained dog groomer to join their growing salon. Position requires bathing and grooming skills, answering phones making appointments. Compensation: 50% commission for a fully trained groomer or 40% for groomer in training Desired Start Date: 10/28/2019 Contact Information Toni Conners 6805…

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Job Posting: TLC Grooming (St. Louis, MO)

Full-Time Dog Bather (W-2 Wage) Job Description TLC Grooming is looking for a full-time bather that has experience bathing and drying dogs. Compensation: Hourly wage depending on experience. Desired Start Date: 10/29/2019 Contact Information Donna 602 Old Bonhomme Rd. St. Louis, MO 63130 Phone: (314)726-4900 Email: donnabrothman@yahoo.com Website: None   Dog Grooming School in Missouri…

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Job Posting: You Dirty Dog (Morton, IL)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Waged) Job Description You Dirty Dog is seeking a full time dog groomer for a busy, small groom shop. The person they are seeking is someone who gets along well with others, is eager to continue learning and happy to hop in and help wherever needed. Theywork hard but have a…

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Job Posting: Dogtopia (Geneva, IL)

Part-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Commissioned) Job Description Dogtopia Geneva is looking for an experienced pet stylist or recent grooming graduate. Hours/Days are flexible. Quality over quantity is a must. Part time to start but may lead to full time. Compensation: 50% commission plus tips Desired Start Date: 9/30/2019 Contact Information Dana Champion 2423 Fargo Blvd…

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