Dog Trainer Jobs in Kenya

Dog Trainer Jobs in Kenya

Position Summary:

  • We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced dog trainer to conduct one-on-one and group training sessions with our dogs.

  • The dog trainer’s responsibilities include evaluating dogs’ dispositions and temperaments, providing regular progress updates to the owner, and teaching the owner how to reinforce good behavior.

  • You should also be able to answer owner’s questions regarding training, and behavioral issues.

  • To be successful as a dog trainer, you should be patient and passionate about training dogs.

  • Ultimately, an exceptional Dog Trainer should have sound knowledge of various dog training techniques and demonstrate excellent communication, dog handling, and problem-solving skills.

    Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Consulting with the owner to discuss behavioral concerns and training needs.

  • Identifying additional behavioral concerns and communicating them to owner.

  • Developing suitable training plans for dogs and documenting their progress.

  • Teaching dogs to obey basic commands using various training techniques that are best suited to each dog’s personality and attributes.

  • Implementing appropriate training programs to address and resolve problem areas, including aggression, separation anxiety, hyperactivity, and biting.

  • Ensuring that the training areas are clean
    and tidy.

  • Mentor owner to learn effective training techniques

  • Reinforce positive behavior in dogs while training

  • Teach dogs how to complete agility courses


  • Certificate/Diploma education qualification or equivalent

  • Driving skills/license is an added advantage.

  • Knowledge of dog commands

  • Knowledge of different dog breeds

  • History of dog ownership

  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients

  • Ability to create a plan of action for owners

  • Ability to work well with dogs

    How to Apply

  • To apply, send your cv only to

  • on or before 15th June 2022.

  • Clearly indicate the exact position (DOG TRAINER) applied for and your minimum salary expectations on the subject line.

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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