Featured Employers & Resources 

Baxter's K9 Complex

Baxter’s K9 Complex is St. Louis and St. Charles counties only full-service dog facility offering boarding, daycare, training, and grooming, and a 15,000 square foot indoor/outdoor dog park. Our expert staff and state-of-the-art facility are unparalleled, and our boarding and daycare programs offer your dog freedom, socialization, confidence building, enrichment, and most of all, love!  

Want to make a career doing what you love? We are always looking for talented pet professionals to join our team working in the training, grooming, or boarding/daycare areas.

The Academy of Pet Careers

“The Academy of Pet Careers (APC) has been leading the education of pet professionals in the Midwest since 1993. With hands-on programs in Pet Grooming, Dog Training, Animal Behavior and (coming Spring 2020) Veterinary Assisting, we can help anyone find their fur-ever career in under a year’s time! If you have ever considered a career in the pet care industry and you love the idea of working with pets while making a great income, then we need to connect! Schedule a school visit to learn more or visit us at the Pet Job Fair on October 19th!”  


Canine to 5 Pet Care Services

Canine to 5 Pet Services is a small family oriented business. We provide daily visits and overnight care for dogs, cats, farm animals, and an assortment of other small animals. Many of our clients consider us a part of the family and we love their fur babies as if we were. Everything we do is for the happiness and wellbeing of the pets. 


Kennelwood Pet Resorts

Kennelwood Pet Resorts has been caring for pets for over 45 years. With 8 locations throughout the Greater St. Louis and Metro East areas, we make pet Boarding, Grooming, Training, DayCamp and pet Photography convenient for pet parents. At Kennelwood, we value safety, accuracy, courtesy, pride and accessibility. Our staff are not only passionate about providing loving care to pets, they are passionate about serving our two legged customers as well. Smiling faces and a service minded attitude are a must - we’ll teach you the rest.

Grateful Pets

Grateful Pets is conveniently located in Soulard, just minutes from Lafayette Square, and Downtown St. Louis. We offer all-inclusive spa services for dogs and cats, as well as professional dog training and day care services.  

Sitter Hound

Sitter Hound is a local dog sitting company offering both drop-off and stay@home dog sitting in many St. Louis county and city areas. Our motto is "Where Dogs are Treated like Family" and we pride ourselves on personal and reliable service. We are bonded and insured. 

The Yuppy Puppy Pet Spa

Yuppy Puppy is a luxurious pet hotel, pet spa, training and playcamp facility custom designed with pets needs in mind to maximize a holistic, comfortable and safe setting for all four legged companions.  

Celebrating 16 years in business in 2019  

We love what we do

No Leash Needed

No Leash Needed is a premier pet care facility owned by local, award-winning dog trainers who know what makes dogs happy. We offer superior dog boarding, dog training, and dog daycare at four convenient St. Louis locations– we’re your one-stop solution for all your dog needs. 

Airedale Antics

Airedale Antics in an independently owned store that has been in Maplewood for 15 years. The store is committed to ensure everyone has access to all natural, healthy food and treats for their pets – without the fillers and by-products. We carry food, treats, supplements, and pet supplies for dogs, cats, rabbits and chickens. Airedale Antics also offers grooming services for both dogs and cats. We support local rescue organizations by holding nail trim days, adoption days and other fun events. The staff is totally focused on offering the best products, the best education and the best customer service to all who visit our store. Airedale Antics is looking for friendly, upbeat and knowledgeable people to join our team. We are currently interviewing for groomers, bather/brushers, retail sales associates, bookkeepers and marketing personnel. If you are interested in one or more of these positions, please bring your resume to us at the Pet Job Expo. Remember, keeping pets healthy and strong allow them to be around longer for us to love.  

Bi-State Wildlife Hotline

The Bi-State Wildlife Hotline is a nonprofit organization that is 100% volunteer staffed. We rescue, rehabilitate, reunite, and re-release sick, injured and orphaned native wildlife in Missouri and Illinois.

WestInn Kennels

Boarding, grooming, doggie daycare, and training.