Dog Walker/Pet Sitter

Kal Pals - Apple Valley, MN


Position: Pet Sitter & Dog Walker

Kal Pals Dog Walking and Pet Care is looking for an independent, responsible, reliable animal lover. Kal Pals cares for dogs, cats and critters from the South Metro to the Twin Cities You would be handling dogs, cats and critters of all different sizes, behaviors and needs. You must be comfortable around all kinds of animals.


This position involves you driving to and going into customers homes to care for their pets. You will feed, walk and/or play, and possibly medicate pets. On some occasions you will be required to taxi a pet around, i.e. bring to vet, groomer, etc. You will use our Pal Portal app to check in when you get to the customers home and check out, this app will GPS track you while you are with the customers pet. You will have to send professional, creative and sincere messages to parents along with pictures of their pet after every walk/visit.


  • Employee must have access to your own car at all times
  • Employee must have a smartphone and email (to run the Pal Portal App)
  • Employee must be at least 21 years old
  • Employee is responsible for their miles tracking (you can purchase an app or track yourself for tax purposes)
  • Employee is required to care for dogs, cats, pocket pets, reptiles, or any kind of critter that is in need of Kal Pals care


Kal Pals has opportunities for nannies to work Part-Time. We are looking for someone who can work nights and weekends but we also need helping midday, too. Current schedule would be Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. We are a growing company and are looking to hire a couple new nannies to help with all kinds of requests. If you are interested, please contact us and we can work something out around your availability.

Kal Pal’s Employee Attendance Policy:

  • Zero tolerance for no show: Employee is terminated when they skip work without valid excuse
  • Emergency situations: Unscheduled absence or no call, no show is only OK in certain emergency situations (with documentation)
  • Zero tolerance for tardiness: Employee has disciplinary action when they are 30 minutes late to work. If a nanny is late more than once to their first visit of the day the employee will be terminated

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $200.00 to $400.00 /week

Additional Compensation:

  • Commission