Snug as a Bug in a Rug

Employment Opportunity




Position: Part time (as needed) Independent Contractor

Hours: Open Availability (days)

Service Area: Highland, Griffith, Munster, Dyer, St. John or Schererville.

Pay:  approximate GROSS pay-$16/hour

Job Requirements: 

  • Must be 25 or older
  • Must live in one of the service areas listed above.
  • Must have a valid drivers license, auto insurance and own your own vehicle.
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Must have a working smartphone with internet and GPS capability.
  • Must be willing to work and drive in ALL weather conditions.
  • Animal/Pet experience required.
  • Veterinary/Medical experience (a plus)

*This is a physically demanding job. Must be able to walk, run, lift (50lbs), climb, kneel, crawl and reach. Must be able to control/walk multiple dogs up to 120lbs.

Brief Job Description: Visits range from 20 to 30 minutes between the h0urs of 10am-3pm.  Additional availability a plus. You will be required to text visit updates. Time will be spent walking/playing with pets, feeding pets, checking water, scooping litter boxes, picking up poop and cleaning up any accidents. Children and other persons not working for Keep’em Kozy will not be allowed at visits.

Please fill out the following questionnaire and attach it as a PDF. Email the document to

Enter the following in the subject line of the email,  “KEKPS Join Team”

KeepEmKozy Questionnaire