(41.5001,-73.5773)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

361 Route 164Patterson, NY 12563

About

  • Be 18 or older
  • Be able to make a long-term commitment of at least one year with typically one shift per week (Typical Kennel Volunteer shifts are: 7AM-11AM, 8AM-11AM, 8AM-12PM, 12PM-4PM, 3PM-7PM, or 4PM-7PM)weekends/weekdays
  • Live within easy commuting distance of our Patterson, NY or Yorktown Heights, NY locations.
    • Be able to lift, push, pull and/or maneuver up to 40 lbs easily
    • Be able to bend, stand, stoop repeatedly for up to 4 hours without difficulty
    • Be able to kneel repeatedly on hard surfaces without difficulty
    • Sit on low chair for up to 20 minutes at a time without difficulty
    • Be comfortable handling and interacting with large dogs/puppies
    • Be comfortable performing tasks on wet, slippery, uneven flooring
    • Easily tolerate loud barking
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Perform cleaning tasks with industrial cleaning agents
    • Clean up poop, urine and vomit as necessary
    • Tolerate dog hair and dog slobber on your clothes and skin
    • Be able to read, write, listen and communicate verbally in English
    • Precisely follow written and/or verbal instructions
    • Specific vision abilities including close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus

Skills

  • Animal Care / Handling

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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