Dog Daycare Attendant

Job Description


Do you love spending time with animals and talking with people about their passion for pets? If so, consider joining our growing team of dedicated animal care professionals.

Reisterstown Pet Resort & Spa is a full-service animal care facility offering lodging, grooming, and daycare located on 7 acres in Reisterstown, MD. We are looking for the right candidate to join our growing facility.

The Daycare Attendant is responsible for providing a fun and healthy environment for the dogs being brought in for the day. A day in the life of a Kennel Assistant:

  • Provide general care and supervision for 1 on 1 time and group play activities.
  • Closely monitor all dogs in our care and report concerns to management.
  • Interact with clients including assisting in arrival and departure of pets and providing updates of pet’s daycare days.
  • Assist in the screening and introduction of new dogs into the playgroup.
  • Daily cleaning and disinfection of daycare area and kennel building as needed.
  • Assist in any other duties management sees fit.

Responsibilities / Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED preferred.
  • Flexible schedule including some weekend/holiday shifts.
  • Experience in a kennel or dog daycare environment, knowledge of canine behavior and health.
  • Positive Attitude, team player, attention to detail
  • Must possess strong communication skills, good judgment and be able to manage stressful situations.
  • Must have the physical and mental capacity to perform in a fast paced and challenging environment.
  • Must be able to lift 50+ lbs.
  • Previous experience as a daycare attendant.


  • Competitive salary, based on experience and expertise
  • Discounted Veterinary Care
  • SVP offers educational assistance for qualified teammates to enroll in AVMA-CVTEA accredited veterinary technician programs
  • Teladoc
  • A large network of over 2,000 veterinary professionals who all share common interest in promoting a collaborative working environment and individual career growth
  • Opportunity to make an impact in your community while tackling a challenging, variety of tasks and the ability to help animals among a great team of people!


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Reisterstown, Maryland, United States

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