​Volunteer 

Ways to Volunteer

Volunteers are truly the backbone of an animal shelter.  Whether it is an hour, a partial day or a full day you have available to help us, we will greatly appreciate your helping paws!

When we open the shelter, we will need you to help us with:

Dog walking

Cleaning kennels, cat condos and common areas

Socialization of cats and dogs (play time, pets and purrs)

Training

Events and fundraising

Transportation of pets to vet visits and other shelters

Clerical duties such as answering calls and emails

Onsite laundry

Requirements for volunteers
Must be 18 or older (or 14 when working with a parent or other responsible adult).
Must undergo required training.
Fostering
Must undergo required training.
Must be willing to submit to a home visit by the shelter prior to application approval.
Must be willing to provide transportation to veterinary visits or to the shelter when needed.
Must be willing to provide care as recommended by the veterinarian and/or shelter manager.
Must be willing to assist with the adoption process.

​​Help make a difference and sign up
to volunteer today! 
 
Email us at:
wags.whiskersmo@gmail.com