Hike with dogs

Fitdog Club Santa Monica, CA
  • $14.25 - $15.00 Hourly
  • Part Time
  • Employer Fairly Likely to Respond

Are you a diehard dog lover with a love for adventure? If the answer is yes, how does getting paid for enjoying both sound? A fun and upbeat dog care and sports facility on the West-side is looking for Sports Assistants and Sports Leaders to lead a pack of dogs on trail outings and beach days. Hikes and beach days are conducted between 8am-1pm or 1pm-6pm. This is a great opportunity to work with dogs, be outdoors, learn from experienced dog professionals and get some exercise while you’re at it! We provide the necessary equipment, transportation to outings and clients. 

What we need from you is:

-Must have experience with dogs.


- Previous experience training, walking or hiking dogs 
- Must be able to control up to 4-6 dogs on leash
- Must be fit and able to hike 6 miles a day 3 to 5 days a week
- Must have a confident and calm disposition 
- Be able to use basic obedience commands to control dogs
- Be a quick thinker in situations

- Reliable and punctual 
- Have a commitment to the dog industry *NO ACTORS

Other skills that are a plus:

- Rattlesnake knowledge and avoidance procedures

- Dog breed knowledge and temperament
- Pet CPR and first aid certified 

-Dog Trainer Certificate
- Ability to identify health issues like, dehydration, joint pain, and fatigue

- Discounts on doggy daycare, boarding and retail goods
- Learn dog training techniques from experienced trainers

- Receive badges within company training 

- Work in a fun environment with awesome people

We are a fun loving Day Care facility that caters to the busy dog parents. Aside from having a state of the art daycare facility we offer amazing sports and outings for our clients. Including Hikes, Beach Trips, Fun and Fit Agility and new outings get developed all the time.

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