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, grass 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 Pet Hotel & Spa caring staff provides the attention and exercise that each guest needs and deserves. We want to put your mind at ease when your favourite family member is staying with us.

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

Patty Kennel Technician, Caregiver, and Former Bather

Joined the team in 2004

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: Patty loves the atmosphere and the beauty of the property but the personalities of the dogs are what she loves the most. Her main focus is helping to make sure the dogs in her care are safe and happy when they are away from their families.

Pets

  • Betsy, domestic shorthair cat
  • Nina, Standard Poodle

David Trainer

Joined the team in 2019

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: David loves working with such a large variety of dogs. Everything from show dogs to lap puppies!

Pets

  • Unfoofoo, Pitbull Mix
  • Blu, Blue Heeler Mix

Abigail Kennel Technician

Joined the team in 2021

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: Abi loves working at CCR as it gives her great experiences with dogs of all breeds and sizes. She’s learned a lot in the time she’s been here and says it’s a blast getting to work with such an amazing staff and dogs.

Pets

  • Fergie, Corgi

Mallory Kennel Technician

Joined the team in 2021

Favorite Part About Working at CCR: Mallory loves working at Captain Creek Ranch because of the friendly staff that treats her like family and she loves how she gets to take care of dogs and give them the best day possible, every day!

 

Pets

  • Pepper, Labrador Retriever
  • 2 cats named Jazz and Scone.

Ashley Kennel Technician

Joined the team in 2021

Ashley loves working at the ranch because it doesn’t feel like work and she gets to do what she loves. All the dogs give her so much purpose and joy and she looks forward to meeting all the new dogs everyday! Student of Pre Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University.

Pets

  • Cooper, Golden Retriever

  • Chloe, cat

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

Alexa Kennel Technician

Joined the team in 2021

Alexa says everyone that works at Captain Creek Ranch is great and really fun to work with. You can really tell it’s a big family. All the dogs that come in are awesome, it’s really cool to get the chance to hangout with them all.

Pets

  • Cooper, Golden Retriever

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 enjoyes 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

Khloe Kennel Technician

Joined the team in 2022

Favorite thing about working  at CCR: She loves that everyone is very welcoming, she felt welcomed the second she started. She loves getting to care and play with the dogs all day!

Pets

  • Bella, Corgi
  • Willie, Golden Retriever

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.

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.

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?