Animal Care Volunteers
The shelter is a volunteer led organization, and we can almost always use volunteers who can commit to helping on a regular basis.
Volunteers are assigned a weekly shift during the shelter's visiting hours. (See hours at bottom of
page.) There are also volunteering opportunities on weekday mornings with the
Volunteers feed the cats and dogs, clean the cages and litter boxes, launder bedding, walk the
dogs, clean the shelter, and socialize the animals. We expect all volunteers to
help with the cleaning tasks, since keeping the entire facility clean is
vital to providing a healthy environment for the pets and their caretakers, and
is also very time consuming.In addition, we want to make sure all the animals get love and attention while
We ask for a minimum commitment of three months. All volunteers must be at least 16 years old . . .
(Underage children, even if accompanied by an adult, are not eligible to
If you are interested in volunteering, please e-mail:
email@example.com. You can also print and fill out the
volunteer application (PDF format)
(2 sides) and bring it to the shelter.We
will review your application to determine if there is a match between the hours
you are available and our current openings.
You must be at least 16 years old to volunteer.
Young people under 16,
see our Kids for Critters
We need creative, energetic individuals to help with fundraising and
special events. If you have interest and initiative for organizing or
participating in fundraisers, please email