Behavior Assessments

Behavior assessments involves observing the dogs using a pre-defined questionnaire (as well as other observances) to update their listing on our website and via Adopt-A-Pet. This is done during training events and every two weeks an interview is conducted with the rescatista (fosterer).

Locations:

La Paz, BCS, Mexico

Key Responsibilities:

  • Update & evaluate web pages and other information about each dog.
  • Observe dog in training and at clinic to maintain/update notes, disclosures, or other information or clarification.
  • Conduct interviews with each foster/rescatista at training or clinic events to obtain updated information about each dog.
  • Communicate interview results and observations via Behavior Assessment Questionnaire to Baja Dogs Intake Team Leader.

Training:

  • Baja Dogs La Paz Volunteer Orientation
  • Basic Adoption Training Course
  • On-the-job training

Qualifications:

  • Enough Spanish and English to communicate concerning the dog’s behavior in each language
  • Cell phone, charged, with Whatsapp for communication for follow up
  • Basic computer skills to transmit results of questionnaire to Intake Team Leader
  • Transportation to attend training and clinic events
  • Successful completion of Baja Dogs La Paz Basic Adoption Training Course

Time Commitment:

  • 4 hours per week.
  • On clinic days, can be 6 hours for the duration of the clinic