Meet our Professionals

We have an experienced qualified team to take care of your best friend.

Why Choose Captain Creek

One-Stop Shop

Captain Creek Ranch is a ONE-STOP SHOP for all your pet’s needs.
(Boarding, Grooming, Training, Daycare, Grooming School)

We're Here for You

Captain Creek Ranch has someone on site 24/7!

Experience

The Owner, Dan Hoover, has 35+ years of experience in the business, with professional recommendations by multiple veterinarians and grooming salons.

Feel at Home

Our Facility is more like a Home than a Kennel!

  • Tranquil oasis sitting on 50 acres of total privacy
  • Conveniently located south of Hwy K10 between DeSoto and Eudora
  • Huge, fenced in, turf play yards
  • Climate controlled, spacious indoor runs with heated floors
  • Calming music played at all hours of the day/night
  • Big screen TV’s for midday and late night movie time

Professionals

Our staff is certified and trained  in Pet CPR and First Aid

WHAT WE STAND FOR

Our vision is to create a dream resort for pets and their owners by offering a plethora of different activities to accommodate varying needs of our guests. From the shy, quiet or elderly pet to the energetic, social or active pet – Pawsitive caring staff provides the attention and exercise that each guest needs and deserves. We want to put your mind at ease when your favorite family member is staying with us.

David Trainer/Assistant Manager

Joined the team in 2019

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: David loves to provide a safe and enjoyable stay for every dog that runs through the door. He loves getting to work with breeds and sizes from all over. He specializes in Positive Reinforcement training, and works on every pups needs. He likes seeing their progress, and helping them become the best dog they can be.

Pets

  • Unfoofoo, Pitbull Mix
  • Blu, Blue Heeler Mix

Madison Pet Stylist

Joined the team in 2022

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: Until she found Captain Creek Ranch, she didn’t know what a good dog environment would be like and look like. The reason she started grooming was to help make dogs feel better in ways they can’t help themselves and look cute. She got into creative grooming, and have fallen in love with the different styles of grooming! She’s met some amazing people working here, and she gets to come to work everyday happy to be there. She loves the dogs that she grooms, because they all have different personalities and quirks! The dogs are her favorite part! 

 

Pets

  • Kimber Grace, Pomeranian
  • Diesel, Pitbull/bulldog mix
  • Lila, Chihuahua
  • Murray, Cavapoo

 

Scotty Pet Stylist

Joined the team in 2021

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: He strives to make the grooming experience as stress-free as possible and make your loved one relaxed and calm through their grooming experience. He believes it is a must to have a great deal of patience and trust established with the pet as well as the owners. He loves working and communicating with clients to ensure the best style of grooming that suited their pets personality and body type.

Pets

  • Adele, Standard Poodle
  • Jordan, Standard Poodle
  • Kendall, Standard Poodle
  • Isaac, Standard Poodle
  • Baron, Doberman

Jamie Pet Stylist

Joined the team in 2021

Favorite thing about working  at CCR: She loves the people! She said they are all very friendly, and have a love for dogs. Anyone who loves animals as much as they do, is great in her book.

Reanna Pet Stylist

Joined the team in 2021

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: She enjoys the friendly atmosphere where there is always happy dogs to make your day better. She also loves working in an atmosphere where the team wants to see you succeed. Someone always teachers her something new, and makes it feel very welcoming and it’s true, you never have to work when you love your job.

Isabella Pet Stylist

Joined the team in 2023

Favorite thing about working  at CCR: Isabella loves transforming every dog into their best look!

Jordan Manager

Joined the team in 2017

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: Jordan loves to provide a safe and enjoyable stay for every dog that runs through the door. She loves getting to work with breeds and sizes from all over, and enjoys getting to work with such a great staff that loves what they do!

Fun fact about Jordan is that she designed Captain Creek Ranch’s logo!

Pets

  • Bella, Black Lab Mix
  • Dexter, Black German Shepard Mix
  • Claire, Brown/White Pitbull Terrier Mix

Patty Kennel Technician, Caregiver, and Former Bather

Joined the team in 2004

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: Patty enjoys the atmosphere, and the beautiful environment. She enjoys coming in with the friendly staff, and make sure everyone is happy and safe in her care.

 

Pets

  • Betsy, Domestic Shorthair Cat
  • Nina, Standard Poodle

 

Kayleigh Kennel Technician

Joined the team in 2022

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: She loves working at the ranch because she said it’s super fun. She loves working with all the animals that come in and the staff is amazing. She enjoys being part of such an amazing team, and feeling like she’s doing something to help the dogs and their owners

Pets

  • Bo, Lab Mix
  • Coco, Hound Mix
  • Gizmo, Calico cat

Phoebe Kennel Technician

Joined the team in 2023

Favorite Part About Working at CCR:  She loves the environment and the people working here. Says it’s very positive and everyone does things for each other. She loves all of the puppies. She says its so much fun!

 

Aspen Volunteer

Joined the team in 2023

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: She loves working with all of the friendly staff, and being able to meet all the different breeds of dogs!

Pets

  • Jax, German Shepherd
  • Finnick, Labradoodle
  • Atlas, red point longhair Siamese 
  • Twice, Orange Tabby

Shana Kennel Technician

Joined the team in 2023

Favorite Part About Working at CCR:  She loves learning about and interacting with different breeds of dogs. She loves the environment that the staff has built, and ensuring that each dog that comes in is comfortable and happy during their stay.

 

Pets

  • Naddi, Australian Shepherd
  • Browning, German Shorthaired Pointer
  • Tuff, Pitbull
  • Peach, Calico Cat

Do you think you’d be the perfect fit to join our team? Fill out the application below, and email over your resume to captaincreekranchmgr@gmail.com

Job Application

Do you think you'd be the perfect fit to join our team?

Are you able to work holidays?

Are you able to work evenings?

Are you able to come on an on-call basis? (For example: if someone calls in sick, or needs the extra help)

Have you ever had experience in working with animals?

Are you able to work weekends?

Will you be able to email over your resume to : captaincreekranchmgr@gmail.com?