Traineeship in Animal Care - Pet Boarding, Doggy Day Care

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Lytham, St Annes, North West

Temporary Position

Positions Available;

  • Pet Boarding, Doggy Day Care

Species on-site or available to work with:

  • Dogs

Pet Boarding, Doggy Day Care

Our friendly and compassionate staff ensure the well-being of your dogs on an individual level and keep them contented and entertained throughout the day until their collection. ? Your dogs become our priority – they will be loved, walked, and watered until your return to find them with a smile on their face and a wag in their tail.

Having 16 years of experience and our fabulous client base, looking after the most adorable fur babies, we are offering a fantastic daycare unit with lots of wonderful fields and snoozes in our comfy beds for small-sized dogs.

How to get to placement (The logistics!);

  • Driver (Advantage)
  • Transport links available

What you will learn / The main duties (shadowing opportunities whilst on traineeship);

  • Understand special requests and specific conditions for each dog
  • Walk dogs outdoors in all weather conditions (anywhere from 20 to 60 minutes at a time)
  • Give each dog love and attention and treat the customer’s dogs as if they were their own
  • Ensure each dog is getting plenty of exercise
  • Ensure the safety of the dogs
  • Provide enrichment for the dogs
  • Remove waste and ensure the kennels are clean
  • Take photos of the dogs for their owners and update them regularly
  • Provide food and water


Candidates must be able to:

  • Stand and bend for a few hours a day to ensure the kennels are clean
  • Lift, exercise, handle and restrain dogs
  • Look after dogs as if they are a member of the family
  • Undergo training as required


  • Are you unqualified or qualified up to a Level 3? (if in animal care related it must be a level 1)
  • Currently unemployed
  • Aged between 19-24
  • Own Transport

So what have you got to lose? Take a leap… Talk to us today to find you future career

Salary: Unpaid Placement with with potential jobs at the end
Date Posted: 19/10/2021
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