Bring your dog to work? That’s right! Dogtopia, the industry leader in dog daycare, boarding, and spa services has openings for energetic, organized, individuals that will be the star of the playroom. This person should love dogs – and, upon successful completion of training, you can even bring YOUR dog to work with you! What a bonus!

The Canine Coach will oversee playrooms for cleanliness, safety and fun to ensure our pets have the best day ever. The Canine Coach will engage in games, activities and maintain full oversight of the dogs in their care at all times. The Canine Coach will clean up after their assigned pets throughout the day. This position will engage in moderate amounts of dog training to redirect behavioral issues before they happen.
What we offer:


  • Hourly Rate: $12.5-$15/hour
  • Bring your dog to work!

Let’s look at what Dogtopia of Maplewood does for you!

  • It’s always bring your dog to work day!
  • Education in basic dog obedience and training
  • Fun, dynamic team culture
  • Career progression based on performance
  • Additional certification programs available
  • Competitive wages with flexibility in scheduling
  • Learn key skills related to customer service, teamwork, or even sales!

Now that we have the fun out of the way let’s get into what you can offer us.

  • Maintain control of large groups of open play dogs in their assigned playroom.
  • Constantly interact with dogs and perform regular tasks such as giving basic commands and proactively address behavior issues.
  • Follow all cleaning procedures to maintain a clean and safe environment for dogs and people. Cleaning includes moving and sanitizing all crates, laundry, taking out the trash and cleaning walls, floors and play equipment.
  • Ability to write accurate and complete puppy report cards and daily notes with proper spelling and grammar.
  • Follow company dress code guidelines for professional and safe standards.
  • Engage, Play and Enjoy the furry friends!
  • Understanding our Dogtopia-isms

The rules by which we, as Dogtopians live by are: We LOVE life unconditionally like a dog.

We STAY loyal to our pack.

We CHASE the absolute highest standards of safety. We PLAY to our fullest potential.

We TREAT every day like It’s the Most Exciting Day Ever!

Education and Experience

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Animal care services experience preferred

As the Canine Coach you are responsible for leading the playroom for our furry friends by creating a safe and fun environment – and also setting the highest standards and satisfaction of our customers. Please take a moment and watch this short video to learn more about the brand:

Job Type: Part-time