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Petco, 17th Street & Broadway (middle of the storeNew York, NY10003
We have one morning and one evening shift every day of the week designated for feeding our kitties, socializing with them, and cleaning their cages in our adoption center. - 3-4 people per shift, and shifts last 2-3 hours, depending on number of people - Request volunteers commit to one shift a week, we can discuss other options on an individual basis Qualifications: > Extremely reliable, especially with sticking to a said volunteer shift > Some physical strength and agility- to climb up and down a small ladder, reaching back of cage to clean, maneuvering around a cat while cleaning its cage > Patience- some cats are more difficult than others > Even MORE Patience- on week nights and weekends, Petco gets very crowded, making it sometimes hard to move around in our small adoption center space. > Must be 18 years or older. SHIFT TIMES (flexible with individual schedules, /- half hour) TO APPLY: Please go to our website at www.KittyKind.org to fill out an online application. Our volunteer coordinator will then be in touch with you regarding open shifts and training.