Cuddle & care for kitties in Tukwila/ SouthCenter


(47.449093,-122.25812)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

17200 Southcenter ParkwayTukwila, WA 98188

Help bring joy and tidiness to the kitties at King County's animal shelter/ pet adoption center one morning a week. Contact sarah.luthens@kingcounty.gov

About

King County's animal shelter/ RASKC is seeking volunteers to cuddle and care for kitties from the shelter who temporarily reside at Tukwila/ SouthCenter Petco, as they wait to be adopted.

You would give the cat fresh food & water. Clean the kennel, then give loving attention to the animal.

As a RASKC ambassador, you also engage with Petco customers who are interested in cat care or the cat-adoption process. You also maintain the best possible professional relationships with the Petco staff.

Volunteers work a regularly scheduled weekly 60- 90-minute shifts either in the morning, mid-day, or early evening.

RASKC asks all volunteers to make an initial commitment of a weekly shift for six months. Or an alternate week shift for one year. Time off is okay for vacations, illness, etc.

Next steps:

1. Complete an initial online application

* Step 1 at www.kingcounty.gov/RASKCVolunteer

2. Register and attend new volunteer orientation

* Step 2 at www.kingcounty.gov/RASKCVolunteer

Thanks!

(Please do not contact the store).

Skills

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 9
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly for 6 months OR alternating weeks 12 month
  • 9- 15 y.o. volunteers only with parent/ guardian
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