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Dogs Forever

  • 233 people are interested

We are a small Adoption Guarantee shelter in Cedar Rapids, IA. We are 100% donation funded and 100% volunteer operated. We need volunteers who want to work 2 hour shifts taking care of our dogs. This entails walking, feeding, and playing with the dogs. Also some light cleaning (sometimes the dogs decide to make a mess!). We have a flexible schedule that can work with almost everyone's busy lives. Please consider becoming part of our team!

All volunteers must be 18 years of age or older and physically able to handle strong/big dogs. We do not take people doing court-ordered community service. Volunteers are not allowed to bring their children or anyone else with them when they volunteer, unless the person with them is also a volunteer who has attended orientation.

We ask that volunteers do at least two shifts per month.

We do 3 shifts per day, 7 days a week:

6 am - 8 am

11:30 - 1 pm

6 pm - 8 pm

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About Dogs Forever

Location:

809 ROCKFORD RD SW, CEDAR RAPIDS, IA 52404, US

Mission Statement

Dogs Forever - a better life for our best friends

Description

Dogs Forever was founded as a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization on March 1, 2011.

We are dedicated to rescuing homeless, abused, and neglected dogs of all breeds, sizes, and ages with a special emphasis on those deemed "hard-to-place". As an Adoption Guarantee shelter, all dogs will stay in our care until we have found their forever homes.

Animals
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

809 ROCKFORD RD SWCedar Rapids, IA 52404

(41.96798,-91.6844)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Therapy
  • Animal Care / Handling

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hour shifts
  • Must be strong enough to handle larger dogs. Otherwise, you may wish to become a Shelter Guardian. Search on "Shelter Guardian" to get details about this alternative opportunity.

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