As an Adoptions Concierge, you will have the responsibility of helping to ensure every client that enters the League leaves with a positive experience. In this role you will be greeting clients as they enter our Pet Adoptions Center, answering any questions they may have & directing them where to go. In addition, this volunteer will work alongside the Adoptions team, educating potential adopters on the adoptions process and answering questions about specific animals. This role supports the Adoptions team in all capacities, including responding to emails, answering phones, preparing adoptions folders, building cardboard cat carriers, entering client information into the database in preparation for their adoption, and hand-writing thank you notes to recent adopters, as needed.
Animal Admissions Concierge
As an Admissions Animal Concierge, you will serve as a "comfort companion" for the animals entering the shelter. In this role, you will be paired with animals when they arrive to the shelter and will escort them through the intake process - from initial admission, through their medical exam, and to their kennel/cage upon completion. Volunteers who are comfortable doing so, may support the medical team by helping with restraining, drawing up vaccines and other needs. This role also helps the Admissions team by providing customer service, assisting with phone calls & emails, as well as other administrative tasks.
Animal Bio Writer *NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE*
As a Bio Writer, you will be responsible for meeting with the pets available for adoption and using information stored in our system regarding the animal’s history, notes (previous owner, behavior team, medical) and any other descriptions to write an adoption biography for potential adopters to read. Bios should describe the pet’s personality, activity level, likes and dislikes in a fun, positive and creative way to attract adopters.
Animal Care – Cats
As a Cat Care Volunteer, you will have the responsibility of assisting Animal Care staff with the daily care of our cats & kittens, such as spot cleaning kennels & cages, refreshing food & water bowls, sweeping floors so they are free of litter, hair & debris, and doing laundry, when needed.
Animal Care – Dogs
As a Dog Care Volunteer, you will have the responsibility of assisting Animal Care staff with the daily care of the dogs, such as cleaning kennels, walking & enriching dogs, washing dishes, doing laundry and grooming.
As an Enrichment Volunteer, you will have the responsibility of assisting the Animal Care team with preparing/distributing treats and toys to the cats and/or dogs in the shelter and collecting & cleaning toys.
Animal Medical Enrichment
As a Medical Enrichment Volunteer, you will be responsible for socializing and enriching the animals that are in our treatment room. These animals are typically being treated for ringworm, upper respiratory infections, and other diseases.