Our volunteers are vitally important and each task performed is a significant contribution to the health and welfare of the animals in the shelter. Volunteers must be 18 years of age. It's easy to become a volunteer. Simply print, complete the volunteer application below and return it to the shelter.
Some Shelter Volunteer Positions Available:
Animal Care Assistant - Canine - This volunteer assists staff with completing daily cleaning duties, keeping the shelter facilities clean and comfortable for the dogs.
Animal Care Assistant - Feline - This volunteer assists the staff with completing daily cleaning duties of the cat cages, and keeping their facilities clean and comfortable for our cats.
Dog Walking Program - This volunteer will walk the dogs each day as scheduled. You will learn how to tell what dogs have been walked and how many times. You will learn the yahoo calendar to help assist us in scheduling. This is very important to our pets to exercise everyday and to enrich their lives with humane companionship. NOTE: Dog Walkers are required to complete a one hour training session. Training sessions will be posted on our Volunteer Calendar. All Dog Walkers must be 18 years of age or older and are required to sign and return the acknowledgement page found in the Dog Walking Policy below.
Laundry Assistant Program - This volunteer supports our staff in the laundry area to keep clean fresh bedding for all of our animals. Provide support by running and sorting soiled items through the washing machine and dryer, Folding and keeping the shelter stocked with fresh bedding and towels.
Receptionist/Office Assistant - This volunteer will assist in answering the telephone, Checking the lost and found column to re-unite families with their lost pet. Complete forms and keep track of people who would like to adopt, Keep track of people who must surrender their pet, Assist with daily office duties and greeting people entering the shelter.
Transportation Assistant - This volunteer would assist the shelter staff in transporting our animals back and fourth to the veterinary office.
Fundraising Volunteers needed