JOB OPENING: Professional Dog Walker / Pet Sitter

Trusty Tails is looking for reliable animal lovers to join our team.  The right candidate will have the following qualities:

  • A”can do” attitude
  • High Energy and love having fun with pets
  • Love the outdoors and all sorts of weather
  • Have great writing skills and like to take pictures is a must
  • Enjoy working on an individual basis but also like to help others and work as a team
  • Prefer experience, but we like quick learners too
  • Have an iPhone / Smart Phone with access to the internet, texting, and phone calls
  • Trust worthy, reliable, and energetic
  • Work well independently and great with time management
  • Legal to work in the US and submit to a background check
  • Seeking immediate hire


  • Must be available Monday-Friday 10am – 4pm
  • Required to work 1-2 weekends per month
  • Occasional evenings/weekends
  • Daily clients are very regular and occasional clients can give notice up to only a few hours
  • Typical duties for dog walks include playtime, walking, feeding, administering medication, cleaning bowls, cleaning up after pet
  • Perfect position for the writer, free-lancer, artist, musician, and student seeking some extra income


  • Must be available Monday-Sunday 8am – 11am & 5pm – 8pm
  • Typical duties for cat visits include playtime, brushing, feeding, administering medication, cleaning bowls, changing litter box, cleaning up after kitty
  • Occasional Rabbits too!
  • And of course always, always, always lots of love and affection


  • Available from 8pm – 7am including weekends and holidays
  • Ability to have a flexible schedule
  • Ability to adapt to sleeping away from home and snuggle with pets
  • Perfect for the stay at home mom/dad, college student, or retired professional


  • Must be willing to have home inspected by office staff and clients who want to see where their pet will be staying
  • Perfect for the work-from-home professional who wants some company during the day, the stay at home mom/dad, college student, or retired professional
  • Must have pet friendly apartment/home and allow cat and/or dog
  • Show proof that pets are allowed in your home


  • Well-established company, in business since 2006
  • A rewarding job working with animals and making a difference in their lives
  • Ability to earn commission on writing blogs and bringing in more clients
  • A company who respects and values its staff
  • A tight knit group of people who want to get to know you and work with you
  • Quarterly staff gatherings
  • Non-cubical job
  • We provide company T-shirts, hats, tanks, hoodies, scarves, and beanies!
  • Employee position. Covered under protection of bonding, business insurance, and worker’s compensation.
  • Direct deposit every other Friday


  • STEP (1) Please fill out the Personality Test here and Email it to
  • STEP (2) Please fill out the Employment Application through the form below.
  • STEP (3) We will reach out to you for an interview if we believe it could be a right fit.

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