Cat Adoption Center - Petco Detroit


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


2005 8 Mile RdDetroit, MI 48203


The Friends for Animals of Metro Detroit (FAMD) is looking for dedicated and caring volunteers to help at our offsite adoption areas. Petco Detroit (2005 8 Mile Rd) houses four of our adoptable felines who live at the store 24/7. Volunteers are needed to help care for these cats! Duties include: showcasing cats to potential adopters, cleaning out cages, and of course spending some quality time with the cats! If you'd like to help find these cats their forever homes, please send us a message and we will set you up with a training session!

Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and must attended a training session before volunteering on their own.

Our mission:

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. The Friends are dedicated to the rescue and protection of animals in the community, while inspiring healthy relationships between people and their companion animals. As animal advocates, we are committed to:

  • Saving all adoptable animals
  • Providing high-quality animal care and adoption services
  • Delivering innovative outreach programs and activities that promote education
  • Promoting animal welfare legislation
  • Embracing environmental responsibility with earth-friendly practices and facilities

To learn more about our organization, please visit our website:


  • People Skills
  • Animal Care / Handling

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours

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