Sample Dog Trainer Resume

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Donald Hodges
4977 Del Dew Drive
Waldorf, MD 20601

Job Objective Seeking the opportunity to utilize my skills as an experienced Dog Trainer while helping company excel and meet long-term goals.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Profound knowledge of various types of dogs
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Exceptional ability to handle dogs of all breeds
  • Strong team player
  • Uncommon ability to work in a high stress and volatile environment

Professional Experience:

Dog Trainer
Animal Humane Society, Waldorf, MD
February 2009 – Present

  • Bathed dogs and managed veterinary medication as needed.
  • Transported and rotated dogs in play yards and to veterinarian as required.
  • Assisted Kennel Manager with maintenance of buildings.
  • Cleaned kennels on daily basis.
  • Picked up and disposed of dog fecal matter.
  • Maintained facility supply inventory.

Dog Trainer
Kennelwood Pet Resort, Waldorf, MD
September 2005 – January 2009

  • Trained foster parents to handle dogs.
  • Provided training for foster parents.
  • Enhanced adoptability of homeless dog.
  • Consulted regarding dog behavior problem.


Associate Degree in Veterinary Technology
Nashville State Technical Community College, Nashville, TN

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