Whether you're just entering the pet care field or are planning to open your own pet care facility after years in the industry, we have a tailored training program for you! It takes years to master pet care facility management skills, and our training program is designed to give you a jump in the right direction. Our Boot Camp is held on-site at ABC Pet Resort & Spa in Houston, Texas, and is customized to aid potential business owners with a hands-on program focused on operational and management experience.

Our Specialized Programs

Each program is structured to your specific needs and the services you are interested in offering; i.e., overnight pet lodging, dog daycare/enrichment, training, and bathing/grooming. Other topics include hiring and staff training, staff management, record keeping, cleaning protocols, facility operations, animal care best practices, client interactions, and many more.

This program is designed for owners and managers who want to get their business up and running with confidence! We offer 2-, 3-, and 5-day courses. If you are interested in an hour or two of conversation about design or feasibility with Al Locker, we can adjust the agenda topics as shown in the sample below in the 5-Day Sample Agenda with Al Locker.

Sample Programs

Interested in learning more? View sample 2-, 3-, and 5-day agendas.

2-Day Sample Agenda 3-Day Sample Agenda 5-Day Sample Agenda 5-Day Sample Agenda, with Al Locker

Manager Programs

If you're interested in a more targeted approach, please browse our sample manager agendas.

2-Day Spa Manager 3-Day Daycare Manager 3-Day Lodging Manager 3-Day Office Manager

Please contact us for pricing information.

30 Years industry experience view courses

Conducted in Houston, Texas, at ABC Pet Resort & Spa, your personal training will focus on all the specific areas necessary
to have a successful business and best practices for quality pet care.

What an amazing week! The knowledge I acquired this week is invaluable. Syvera O.
We offer our 30 years of experience in
the pet care industry to help shape the
future of your facility into a success.