The Humane Hierarchy in Training and Behavior Modification

The Humane Hierarchy

The Humane Hierarchy was developed by Dr. Susan Friedman, PhD, and adopted by the Certification Council of Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT) as the preferred order of interventions. We use this framework in both obedience training and behavior modification. The aim is to ensure that we’re tending to all of the dog’s needs while using the…

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Job Posting: Countryside Kennels (Buffalo, MO)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Commissioned) Job Description Countryside Kennels is looking for someone who can groom all breeds of dogs, loves their job, and wants to establish a lasting relationship with clients. Compensation: 50% Commission Desired Start Date: 12/01/2018 Contact Information Chasedy Ainley 104 Candlewood Rd. Buffalo, MO 65622 Phone: (417)733-0304 Email: chasedyrotramel@gmail.com Website: www.countrysidekennels.us  …

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Therapy Dogs vs. Emotional Support Dogs

Therapy Dogs vs. Emotional Support Dogs

Many people use the terms Therapy Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs, and Service Dogs interchangeably. But these titles have very different meanings. In this article we will dive into Therapy Dogs vs. Emotional Support Dogs. If you are interested in learning more about the different kinds of Service Dogs, click here. Therapy Dogs Therapy Dogs are…

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10 Types of Service Dogs

Types of Service Dogs

Service dogs help individuals with disabilities or medical/mental health conditions live more independent lives. The areas dogs can assist are growing. This blog will discuss 10 types of service dogs and the skills needed to do the job. Note that service dogs are different from Therapy Dogs or Emotional Support Dogs. To learn more about…

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Job Posting: American Puppy Dog Grooming (St. Charles, MO)

Full-Time Dog Groomer (W-2 Commissioned) Job Description American Puppy Dog Grooming is looking to hire a full-time experienced groomer. Must be proficient in grooming all AKC breeds. Must provide your own equipment. Compensation: 50% Commission + tips Desired Start Date: 11/01/2018 Contact Information Sarah Harter 3220-1 Rue Royale St. Charles, MO 63304 Phone: (314)409-0134 Email:…

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Service Dog vs Therapy Dog: What Is The Difference?

Service Dog Training

There is a lot of confusion about what makes a dog a Service Dog, and what it means when a dog holds this role. Let’s take a moment and clarify the differences between Service Dogs and Therapy Dogs. What Is A Service Dog? According to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), dogs are the only…

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Job Posting: Positive Paws Pet Training (St. Charles, MO)

Part-Time Dog Trainer (W-2 Commissioned) Job Description Positive Paws Pet Training is seeking an enthusiastic and reliable individual to join our team as a permanent part-time dog trainer. The trainer would conduct dog training classes in the owner’s homes in the St. Charles and St. Louis, MO area. The trainer would be responsible for teaching…

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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! Contact us for full details. Compensation: Commission Desired Start Date: 11/1/2018 Contact Information Diane Cochran 101 Didion Dr. St. Peters, MO 63376 Phone: (636)397-3323 Email: twinriverskennel@aol.com Website: www.twinriverskennel.com   Dog Grooming School in Missouri How…

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Job Posting: Four Pretty Paws (Chesterfield, MO)

Four Pretty Paws- Chesterfield, MO

Full-Time Dog Groomers (Commissioned W-2) Job Description Four Pretty Paws Mobile Pet Spa, a new, friendly, fast-paced, family-owned pet grooming service in the St Louis market, is seeking energetic, outgoing, organized, dependable pet lovers to join our pet grooming team. We are looking for candidates to operate our state-of-the-art mobile grooming van fully stocked with…

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Job Posting: Elliot’s House Pet Care And More (Somerville, MA)

Elliots House Pet Care And More

Full-Time Dog Groomers (Salary) Job Description Elliot’s House is hiring a qualified applicant to this position will demonstrate basic knowledge in the grooming industry, and either a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED) is preferred. Must have a smartphone. Compensation: $32,000 – $40,000 Desired Start Date: 10/17/2018 Contact Information Taghi Shaw 230 Somerville Ave.…

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