Adolescent Dogs: What a Pain in the Tail!

Adolescent Dogs, The Academy of Pet Careers

You got your puppy when she was 8 weeks old. You took her to a ton of places and paired new sights and sounds with tasty treats so she’d learn that the world is a safe and fun place to explore. She went to puppy class and learned her basic manners such as Sit, Down,…

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New Scholarship Promotes Female Entrepreneurship

Hannelore Bugby Scholarship for Female Entrepreneurs, The Academy of Pet Careers

ST LOUIS, MO – March 19, 2019 – Women predominantly run the pet care industry. With low barriers to entry, opportunities are available to anyone ambitious enough to open their own pet business. The Academy of Pet Careers wants to celebrate the women of the industry by offering a scholarship to one lucky woman who expresses…

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Job Posting: Rock Road Animal Hospital (St. Louis, MO)

Full-Time Dog Groomer Job Description Rock Road Animal Hospital is looking to hire a full-time dog groomer. They have a newly renovated, shared space for a groomer to grow their very own business. This position would not be working for us, but rather for themselves in our animal hospital. The space is shared with a…

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Resource Guarding In Dogs

Resource Guarding In Dogs, The Academy of Pet Careers

Resource Guarding, also called possession aggression, is a common behavior problem for many pet parents. Your dog suddenly becomes defensive over his food bowl, a toy, his favorite bed, maybe even a favorite person. He hovers, with his chin held over his prized possession. He may show his teeth and growl or snarl or even…

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Job Posting: Twin Rivers Kennel (St. Peters, MO)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Commissioned) Job Description Twin Rivers Kennel is looking for a full-time dog groomer to join our team! The job includes bathing, deshedding and grooming pets by appointment, walk in or boarding pets. Compensation: 40-60% Commission Desired Start Date: 3/11/2019 Contact Information Diane 101 Didion Dr. St. Peters, MO 63376 Phone: (636)397-3323…

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Job Posting: Professional Pet Care (Harrison, AR)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Commissioned) Profesisonal Pet Care is looking for a groomer that is able to do many breeds. Honesty and references required. They are a family run and family first business. Compensation: 40-60% commission depending on tools and capability Desired Start Date: 3/11/2019 Contact Information Jane Read 4816 Hwy 65 So. Harrison, AR…

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Job Posting: PetSmart (Troy, MI)

Petsmart, Kansas City, MO, The Academy of Pet Careers

Full-Time Dog Groomer (Salary) Job Description This PetSmart location has a busy grooming salon seeking pet groomer with some experience. Sign on bonus available! Compensation: $30,000 – $70,000 depending on experience Desired Start Date: 3/15/2019 Contact Information Terry Musico 734 E. Big Beaver Rd Troy, MI 48083 Phone: (248)743-0399 Email: m1637@petsmart.com Website: www.petsmart.com/career   Dog…

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Job Posting: Waterloo Feed and Supply (Waterloo, IL)

Part-Time Dog Trainer (W-2 Commissioned) Waterloo Feed and Supply is looking for someone to come teach group classes at their store location. Normally one day a week for an hour, day is flexible. Compensation: Inquire for details Desired Start Date: 3/10/2019 Contact Information Stephanie 401 West Third Street Waterloo, IL 62298 Phone: (618)939-6800 Email: Wfps@htc.net…

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Job Posting: Wolf Gang Bakery and Grooming (Wichita, KS)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Commissioned) Job Description Dog Groomer Requirements: Minimum of 1 year experience with all breeds. Dog Bathing experience Stamina to groom several dogs per day Groom animals utilizing techniques which vary depending on type of hair, coat, breed and owner instructions; bathe and dry animals, perform pedicures, and clean ears Perform all…

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Job Posting: Kennedy’s Pet Shop (St. Louis, MO)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Wage) Job Description Kennedys Pet Show is looking for a full-time groomer with skills in brushing and cutting fur, clipping nails, cleaning ears, bathing, drying and styling the fur. Compensation: Open Desired Start Date: 2/20/2019 Contact Information Anthony 2601 N 14th St St. Louis, MO 63106 Phone: (314)610-5578 Email: kennedyspetshop2013@gmail.com Website: www.kennedyspetshop.com…

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