Canine Program Intern With KHFarms

Do you want to work with, learn about, and train service dogs?

During the 1-year time commitment, interns will have the opportunity to learn the essentials of working with, caring for and training purebred Doberman Pinscher service dogs.

Canine Training Program

Tackleberry Solutions has partnered with KHFarms to offer an intern program that is focused entirely on service canines that specialize in:

Search & Rescue

Service canines that can find their target even off of a footprint alone

Protection Work

Everything from clearing buildings, to barking, to affecting the bite

Emotional Therapy

Dobermans are a very loving breed and work great for emotional support, learn how

Benefits of Internship

Besides the joy and excitement of working with dogs and puppies:

Hands On

By working directly with our services dogs and puppies, you'll learn about personality testing, reading their body language, care and training that is involved with specialized canines.

Spread Joy

As part of our training, we volunteer to visit schools, hospitals, therapy offices, etc. to socialize our dogs/puppies, spread joy and prepare our canines for work.

Expand Your Portfolio

At the end of the semester, interns will be presented a certificate of completion which can be used to add to your portfolio of experience for future employers or to add credibility to your name if you plan on entrepreneurship.

Network

By getting out and working with our dogs, you'll be presented with opportunities to meet more people and other professionals from varying fields which is always a beneficial resource when looking for & building your career.

*Interns will also have the option to be featured on our website in conjunction with their certification. As a result, they'll be assigned their own url link that show cases their work. They can then share this link on their portfolios and applications which potential hires would be able to view.

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.”

- Henry Ford

Work In the Area that Interests You Most

When it comes to protection training, some are better suited teaching the commands. Others work really well functioning as the "bad guy" for the canine to hit. However, not everyone is ready for that type of adventure. As an intern for Tackleberry Solutions, we'll keep your tasks related to your comfort zone. If you'd rather stick only to therapy training or search & rescue, we won't judge. :)

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Play while you Learn

When it comes to service dogs or training dogs in general, they learn better when they're playing. As a result, you'll have plenty of opportunity to play and enjoy your time with our dogs. (This is especially applicable if we've got puppies that we're actively preparing for work as a service dog.)

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Establish A knowledgeable presence

One of the best ways to learn is to teach. Interested interns would be invited to contribute to our blog by writing relevant and helpful articles show casing what they've learned. After approval, all articles will be featured on the website, social media and the intern's Tackleberry Solutions profile page as a part of their work. This is a majorly effective way to establish your knowledge presence which is sure to impress future hires.

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MY NAME IS...
Amy Arthur

I breed, train, conduct personality tests, and find homes for service quality purebred Doberman Pinscher canines. Preparing these dogs for life as an excellent quality family pet or service canine requires a lot of work, dedication and experience. My children, the dogs, and my farm are my life. When I'm not taking care of them, I'm expanding my knowledge and working on ways to improve their lives.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

Service Dogs Intern Program

If you're interested in applying for canine internship with Tackleberry Solutions through KHFarms, below is a list of work you'd be expected to help with:

General Sanitation

Scooping up poop, filling in dug holes, repairing or adding fencing, bed and kennel sanitation.

Care

Feeding, bathing, brushing, oiling fur, and checking for injuries or other common ailments.

Socialization

Taking dogs and/or puppies out to socialize (responsibility must be well established before this can be done unsupervised)

Play & Exercise

Dobermans are high energy dogs. Play and other exercise routines are important so that they can focus when it is time to train.

Training

Everything from search & rescue to protection work based on your comfort level. *Be prepared to work in any weather condition

Cuddle Time

Dogs and puppies like to be loved on and cuddled with. Feel free to enjoy some therapy time of your own if you've got the time.

About Our Latest

TS Certified Canines

Goliath

is a registered Doberman Pinscher under Tackleberry Solutions and is specifically bred for

Mia

is a registered Doberman Pinscher under Tackleberry Solutions and is specifically bred for

Rogue

is a registered Doberman Pinscher under Tackleberry Solutions and is specifically bred for

Where are we located?

  • 410 Carter Thigpen Rd, Mount Olive, NC, 28365, US
  • prepare@tackleberrysolutions.com
  • 304-517-8929

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