Atlantic K9 Training is a privately owned and operated full-service dog training school in Boxford, MA. We offer private and group training lessons, boot camp services, daycare and boarding, and breeding of German Shepherds and Jack Russell Terriers. We specialize in individualized K9 programs and training methods that utilize positive reinforcement techniques to improve the relationship between dogs and their owners.
As our business grows, we seek passionate and dedicated individuals to join our team. Working with dogs is a gift, but it’s also hard work among all that tail wagging. Qualified candidates must have:
Interested in working with us? Learn more about our Dog Trainer Apprenticeship and Animal Business Internship programs below.
Our Dog Trainer Apprentices provide personal and attentive care to the training requirements for daycare and boarding dogs. We provide extensive training to our apprentices so they can successfully learn and manage their key responsibilities, including:
If you’re interested in learning more about our current Dog Training Apprentice opportunities, please send us a note through our contact form with your resume and we’ll be in touch shortly.
Our internship program is designed to teach students how to care for, train, and handle dogs correctly in our daycare and boarding facility and one-on-one with clients. This portion of our internship program is a great fit for students in an animal science degree program or for criminal justice students hoping to work with police K9s. Skills in husbandry, animal handling, and knowledge of training techniques will be applicable to nearly any field of animal work.
Our internship program also provides students with small business experience. This aspect of our program is a great opportunity for students studying business or hoping to create their own business. The business aspect of our internship program provides first-hand experience in handling the day-to-day business operations. Additionally, it can provide experience on how to run an animal-based business, for students who hope to have their own animal business.
If you’re interested in learning more about our current internship opportunities, please send us a note through our contact form with your resume and we’ll be in touch shortly.