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thedogtrainerlady

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cindy sauce

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Dog Trainer

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Company > PetSmart

Pet Trainer at Petsmart.

No longer at Petsmart. I'm doing quite well on my own. I don't regret my time there as I made wonderful friends and contacts. It gave me tremendous appreciation for people that ...

4 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Pet Trainer at Petsmart.

Looking back, I think that two weeks preparation training is not enough. Trainers are ill prepared to deal with behavior problems unless they have experience and education ...

5 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

Doglady are you a level 3?

At what point did you become level 3 and did you have to ask for it?

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

doglady, where have you been?

I am wondering if I should be concerned about being at level 2 after this much time? I did not even know that different levels existed.

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

A petsmart trainer meeting place

If you are interested in a place to meet and discuss ideas I started a yahoo group. Contact me by clicking on my name and send me an email.

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

Doglady, I think I should get a box to put in the computer room too.

I never have access to the managers office and they are always busy.

Do you have a locking ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

Rottie, I would call if I wanted to know. Do you have an answering machine? Could they have tried to call you and missed you?

I find that if they have called you for an ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

Where is your box? I do not have one. I would like to suggest it to my manager.

Our grooming salon only has about 5 people so they seldom leave the grooming salon. They do ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Dog training position questions

Our plan is usually 4 or 5 classes a week. It is very slow. I am the only trainer and have never had a back up. I was hired as back up but the other trainer was fired before I got ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Dog training position questions

"Did you see the new "training committment binder?"

No, I have not heard anything at all about it.

My manager did mention a training calendar with ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

The entire store associates are helping to sell. For the most part we may talk to them and they come later and get the class.

I do not always recieve the enrollement form ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

The only time I have gotten 25% is when I sell over 10 classes for the week. Even then I had to remind him that he promised me the extra 5%. There was even once that he only paid ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

I was hired as a trainer...

Good luck. I love the people and the dogs too. Its great that you wont have to travel far.

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Dog training position questions

Another thing maybe you can help me with. How many classes are you starting a month?

I am starting about 12 or more. Therefore I am doing classes with 1 or 2 students in ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Dog training position questions

Doglady, the area trainer said to suspend classes for the week of Thanksgiving and the week of Christmas. Again my manager would not let me. He wanted classes starting in that time ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

I was hired as a trainer...

Wow I did not get mileage. They did not even pay for the last night in the hotel.

Fourteen days training and they paid fourteen nights. Since I had to be there the night ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Don't work for PetSmart

I guess that when things are going great, no one complains. Its only when you become sick and tired you start to complain.

I pick up poop and I took a drug test. I wish ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

doglady, I sign it every week but I do not get to prepare it. I have tried and he threw it away. I do not pressure him cause I really needed the job.

With the coupons we ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

doglady, I mean that the manager does the commission sheet. I was told during my training that I would be responsible for completing it every Sunday. I did it once and my manager ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

The job is both hourly plus commission.

Good Luck.

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Dog training position questions

Hey I hope you get the job. I am a trainer. To answer some of your questions, yes you get paid to the training you are requiered to attend. They will give you some basic instore ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

My manager has never let me complete the commission sheet even though I was told to do so during my training with the area trainer.

Iwas not paid for the coupon either.

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Has anyone else seen to calculator for stylists that commission out and have overtime? it doesn't seem right.

I do not think that their calculations are right if when a groomer commissions out they are not getting paid an hourly rate.

I think your calculations are right. I think ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Pet Trainer at Petsmart.

Doglady I do it only because I love the dogs. But the strain of being the only trainer is taking its toll on me. The strain of not getting supplies is taking a toll on me. The ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

pay

doglady, the big problem is that my manager wants me starting about 12 / 13 classes a month. I am training about 18 - 20 hours a week. Selling usually 5 /8 classes a week ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

pay

Doglady good news that your store is doing so well. I wish we were. I am the only trainer and only get 25/30 hours a week. My manager has said he will hire additional trainer but ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Pet Trainer at Petsmart.

I had no idea supplies were calculated. No wonder. I beg for them and am told they were not sent. Sometimes I am told they were cut from the budget.

They even sell my ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Pet Trainer at Petsmart.

Its true that you will recieve very little training regarding the dogs. Its about proceedures and selling classes. Petsmart will not give you any continueing education. Unless it ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

Doglady I understand that they are meant to bring in more business, but the groomer told me that they still are paid on full price. This may or may not be true. However, at first I ...

6 years ago
Company > PetSmart

Commissions at Petsmart

Trainers are paid commissions on classes. There are coupons available from petsmart for discounts on the classes. One is from the Howl-o-ween party and the other is given out when ...

6 years ago