Hunting Dog Kennel Tech needed at Ranch in Dripping Springs, Texas ~ $50k/yr

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Mirasol Vista Ranch (Privately Owned)

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Dripping Springs, TX
Job Type
Full Time, Year round
$50,000 a year
Date Posted
April 20, 2024
Housing Offered
0-2 yrs

Full job description

We are seeking an experienced Hunting Dog Kennel Tech with a passion for hunting dogs to join our team. Previous kennel tech and/or veterinary technician experience is beneficial. You will be responsible for the overall care and well-being of the hunting bird dogs at our facility.


  • General care tasks such as health and well being of dogs, ensuring dogs receive proper nutrition, exercise, medical care and grooming.
  • Monitor the health and well-being of the hunting dogs
  • Assist in restraining animals for veterinary management
  • Administer medications as prescribed by the veterinarian
  • Keep meticulous records of dog health, weight, feedings, treatments, supplements, heat cycles, behavior and activities
  • Engage in daily training activities and exercise with dogs
  • Ensuring kennels, runs and facility are cleaned on a regular basis to maintain a clean and healthy environment
  • Monitoring behavior of dogs
  • Ordering and taking delivery of dog food, supplements
  • Scheduling and facilitating routine vet appointments and as needed vet appointments
  • Assist with the transport of hunting dogs
  • Keeping open communication with Veterinarian, Hunt Program Manager and other kennel techs


  • Kennel tech or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of hunting dog breeds and their care
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to interact with animals in a calm, non-threatening manner
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work irregular hours if needed, alternating weekends and some holidays
  • Ability to keep meticulous records on dogs
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Pay: From $50,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

Dripping Springs, TX 78620: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


High school or equivalent (Required)


Veterinary technician: 1 year


Veterinary Technician Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: In person


Forward cover letter & resume to our email address. Or call for more info.

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