Volunteer Requirements

The following are the basic requirements for joining our on-site volunteer team:

  • 1 year commitment
  • 5 hours of service each month
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Volunteer application
  • Program training
  • Pre-pay for Volunteer Welcome Kit ($25)
    • Includes volunteer t-shirt, apron, ID badge, program button and program supplies

Additional qualifications

  • Positive attitude
  • Strong communication skills
  • Eagerness to learn and develop abilities
  • Basic computer skills and an active email address
  • An understanding and passion for animal welfare issues
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and on a team
  • Customer service experience
  • Attention to detail

Volunteer Training Curriculum:

  • Virtual Volunteer Orientation
  • Animal Handling Training
  • Program Training
  • Solo Session

To learn more about the training curriculum, and to start the process of joining our on-site volunteer team, click here.

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