Volunteers ages 10 to 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent, who is also a volunteer at all times. We request that our volunteers commit to at least 10 hours per month for a minimum of 6 months.
All prospective volunteers must attend a 2 hour orientation. Orientations are offered once a month and include important information about our organization.
For those of you who are interested in becoming dog walkers you will need to attend a second training session. The dates and times are listed below. Please click here to see a breakdown of our 4 Paw System.
All volunteers should be current on tetanus vaccinations and carry health insurance. Please signup to attend an upcoming orientation class below. Once you signup you will receive an e-mail two business days from our volunteer department to continue your application process.
Our Next Orientation
Wednesday July 11th from 6:00-8:00pm – Class Full
Watch our Facebook for upcoming Weekday Mini Orientation Classes coming soon!
Each person attending orientation must register separately.
*orientations held at our shelter, limit 30 people per orientation
Upcoming Orientation Dates
9.12.18 with dog walking on 9.15.18 – Registration opens on 8.1.18
10.13.18 with dog walking on 10.20.18 – Registration opens on 9.1.18
11.10.18 with dog walking on 11.17.18 – Registration opens on 10.1.18
12.12.18 with dog walking on 12.15.18 – Registration opens on 11.1.18
You will receive instructions at orientation on how to complete the training process for PAW 1.You will come back and attend a second training session just for dog walking. You will be required to complete 5 hours of volunteering within 5 weeks in order to move on to PAW 2 training.
Unfortunately, due to the vast number of students in need of service hours for school and/or church, we are no longer able to offer student service learning opportunities. However, please see our list of projects and activities that can benefit the animals and earn student hours.