Aim to Inspire! the amazing venture of Dogs Mountain Sanctuary

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Dogs Mountain Sanctuary Bisang Road Lioac surNaguilian, La union 2511PH

We have volunteer different world two veterinary from Uk and one veterinary from USA and one Vet nurse from Australia some are very passionate and animals avocate


This Animal Sanctuary was established in 2006. A privately funded and run venture founded by John, an Artist from Brighton, UK. The Sanctuary was set up to rescue dogs from cruelty, neglect and abandonment, and is set in a beautiful location lying at the foot of it's own mountain land full of undisturbed wildlife. This is home to 256 dogs, 10 cats and 8 live in Filipino carers who look after their daily needs.

Volunteers for Dogs Mountain Sanctuary is always in need of monetary donation for the animals at the Sanctuary, Our largest expenses is veterinary care for sick dogs and injured, and food all the dogs have a each a special diet, maintenance the sanctuary,

If you share the same passionate and concerns and interest in animals as Dogs Mountain, consider joining us our program are open to everyone from all walks of life and with all levels of exprience. We invite you to join us this venture.


If you're interested in volunteering and have a passion and love for animals then our Dogs Mountain volunteer program would be a wonderful experience for you!

We present a fantastic and unique opportunity to experience something really special as during your stay, you will help care for over 256 courageous canines. Many have been rescued from the illegal dog meat trade and have very sad backgrounds. Your love, care and affection means so very much to our dogs that have been treated very badly by humans in the past.

If you decide to undertake our volunteer program please know in your heart that your effort and contribution makes a huge difference to our cause. We can't change their traumatic pasts but we can certainly brighten their future and make the present moment magical.

You will make a positive impact in a number of ways, not only to the dogs lives but also to ours.
You will experience the joy of bonding with the dogs and the pure fulfillment of helping animals experience unconditional love. It's a special experience and very character building.

You'll will meet different people around the world and get to immerse yourself in a completely different culture. The Philippines is vibrant and exciting with an abundance of beauty all around, it's certainly a must see place!

How to become volunteer here:

The dog sanctuary is located in North Luzon which is roughly about an 5 hour bus ride north of Manila, the capital of the Philippines.
We ask only which is £250 / $310 per person per week, this nominal contribution cost covers all your accommodation (a basic shared room with a fan, hot shower an ensuite bathroom) and 3 home cooked, delicious meals per day for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We offer Vegan and Vegetarian meals and Pick-up from airport to the sanctuary and return to airport on your departure. please feel free to advise us of any dietary restriction in advance so we can be best prepared for your stay with us. We strongly encourage volunteers to spend a more weeks or longer at our sanctuary. when the volunteer stay for a few weeks, they build close relationship with the animal. you know they are rescue from the dog meat trade, some are neglect, abandon, abused , some them are old. need more love and caring, we particularly
need volunteer who enjoyed caring give so much love to the dogs.
Many of our volunteer fall in love with the dogs or cat not only that they fall in love the sanctuary , its haven for them. volunteers can give a loving home in the arms. might they can meet best friends too.

: We provide a good Internet Connection with FREE WIFI!
: Satelite TV
: We do ask that all Volunteers must commit to stay a minimum of 1 week.
: Dogs Mountain Sanctuary is also open for volunteers who love to stay for longer durations, just inform us in advance so we can allocated a space for you.


Not only will your help around the sanctuary be greatly appreciated, your contribution goes directly towards to the animals needs by funding their dog food, veterinary care, vitamins and supplements as well as day to day operations of the sanctuary.

Every Contribution Cost really helps our daily rountine, you can make will be valuable in not only recuing them, but buying much needed foods, vets bills, medicine , water, blanket, that will help them recover from their dreafful ordeal at the hand of man.


The day starts at 8:00 am until 5:00 pm everyday
There is a mid morning break at 10:00am for 20mins and Lunch is taken early afternoon for 90minutes. Usually from midday until 1.30pm


: food preparation
: feeding the dogs twice daily
: washing dog bowls
: cleaning the kennels
: bathing the dogs
: clipping the dog nails
: office and admin work
: Generally cleaning and Maintenance of the sanctuary
: socializing with dogs / giving lots of love and attention to these grateful creatures

Dogs Mountain, Philippines the primary role of a volunteer at our sanctuary , is to socialise to trust to human. almost of the dogs are former rescue from the dog meat trade, the dogs not really like leads, they trauma, and cooking ,washing blanket , we strongly encourage volunteer to spend a month or longer at our sanctuary, when the volunteer stay for attest a few weeks, they build a close relationship with the animals, Many of our volunteers fall in love with one of the dogs or cats even at our sanctuary,

what not include:

Flight, personal expenses , visa, should volunteer have a anti- rabbis vaccine, anti tetanus vaccine, don't worry all our dogs are vaccinated, nothing to worried. pleased apply the volunteer form
You always get a day off so you can explore our local treasures, markets, the beach, lush landscapes and mountain hikes.

If you would like to participate in hands on rewarding, culturally beneficial and Inspirational volunteer program pleased apply to becaome a Dogs Mountain Volunteer. We can't wait to meet you!

Apply Online Application from thru : http;//

Application Review: After we receieve your online application form we will contact you so within 48hours and by emai.

Secure Your Place: Once you have receive our approval Letter from us you will need to secure your place with of 50% of your contribution deposit Payment can be made by Paypal. ( full payment is when you arrived at the sanctuary)

You're ready! see you on our Sanctuary



  • Veterinary
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy
  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Networking
  • Fundraising

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Minimun of 1 weeks to 8 weeks

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