Are you thinking of
becoming a service dog trainer?
We offer unpaid internship positions to the right candidates. You will be working alongside our trainers and participate in all the operations related to training the dogs. You will participate in training the dogs and will be assisting in maintaining the dogs and the facility in good condition, which includes feeding the dogs, cleaning the kennels, grooming and providing medication when needed.
The internship is for a period of 6 months.
We ask our interns to be at our facility for a minimum of 12 hours per week. 8 of those hours will need to be during business hours (M-F). We have two 4 hour shifts per day: 8-12:00 and 2-6:00.
You must be able to lift 50lbs. Working with dogs can be physical.
You must have patience with both dogs and people
You'll need to be able to work in an environment with exposure to disinfectant/sanitation, animal dander, and excretions
This is your opportunity to observe what it takes to train service dogs and find out if this is really what you want to do.