Become a Volunteer

We thank you for your interest in volunteering with us! We rely on our dedicated volunteers to help us care for the animals that come through our doors each year. There are so many different opportunities for our volunteers to participate in, no many what your skill or experience is, we will have a place for you!

Volunteer Requirements:

  • Volunteers must be at least ten years or older to Volunteer at the Center.
  • Youth Volunteers (Ages 16-17) are allowed to volunteer without supervision. However, a parent or legal guardian must be present if the youth wishes        to be around dogs. 
  • Adults (Ages 18+) may help with all volunteer opportunities at the Center. Volunteers must complete both an orientation and an animal handling                training to handle dogs and/or cats

Volunteer Opportunities:

Is our volunteer program for you? We hope so! We have a variety of volunteer opportunities based on your availability, interests, skills and needs. Read below to see all of the volunteer opportunities we offer:

  • Dog Walker
  • Running Buddy for Dogs
  • Dog & Cat Comfort and Enrichment
  • Dog & Cat Kennel Cleaner
  • Clerical Assistant
  • Grounds Keeper
  • Maintenance & Technical Help
  • Humane Education Instructor
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Photography

Ready to become a volunteer?

Click below and submit a Volunteer Application!

After your application is submitted, you will need to complete Volunteer Orientation and Training! To schedule a time, please contact:

Already a Volunteer?

Click below to log into your volunteer portal account:

If you have questions, please contact the Community Engagement Director at

Volunteer Spotlight! We are so thankful for all of our Volunteers and love the opportunity to spotlight their hard work!


Volunteer Stories: Check out these newsworthy stories about our volunteers!