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Experienced Dog Walkers Needed

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Manatee County Animal Services

  • 2 people are interested
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Manatee County Animal Services is looking for dog walkers to fill 1 - 2 shifts per week. Dog walkers assist staff with taking adoptable dogs for daily walks on property using safe animal handling and designated training protocols. Applicants should meet one of the below requirements:

  • Have the equivalent of 30 hours in dog training/handling experience
  • Be a trained walker from programs such as Wag
  • Previous shelter experience with dogs of all levels
  • The ability to handle large dogs (60lbs+) and willingness to learn proper handling techniques
Interested parties can complete a volunteer application at http://bttr.im/ealmi.

Thank you,
Janine Davis
Volunteer Coordinator

3 Shifts

  • morning / 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • afternoon / 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
  • 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Manatee County Animal Services

Location:

305 25th St. West, Palmetto, FL 34221, US

Mission Statement

It is the mission of Manatee County Animal Services to save as many animals as possible by achieving 90% save rate. Saving animals will be accomplished in cooperation with other animal welfare organizations, animal shelters, the media and the public through methods such as enhanced owner retention, returns to owners, increased fostering and adoption, free and low cost spay and neutering and a feline TNR (trap/neuter/return) program. To embrace the sections of Nathan Winograd’s no-kill philosophy that we have the ability to effect directly. These include being the primary intake for dogs and cats; providing shelter and care until the dogs and cats are released; providing aggressive adoption programs and public education

Description

We are the first No-Kill County in the State of Florida.

Animals
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 3 shifts

WHERE

305 25th Street W.Palmetto, FL 34221

(27.53372,-82.56622)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Care / Handling

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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