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311 Murdock AveMeriden, CT 06450


Assistance with cleaning and animal care in our cat rooms. Requires volunteer to get to know cats' personality in order to respond to public questions. Cleaning includes mopping floors, sweeping, wiping counters and other surfaces, laundry, litter boxes, cleaning out cages and sanitizing to prevent the spread of disease. Direct contact with animals including feeding, grooming, recognizing signs of illness and other duties as assigned.

May be asked to assist in processing adoptions or 'showing' potential adopters cats. Customer service skills would be required in these circumstances.

Volunteers can choose times when shelter is open or closed to the public.

Volunteers would be asked to commit to a minimim of a 4 hour shift once per week for 3 months.


  • People Skills
  • Animal Care / Handling

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • one 4 hour shift per week
  • Monthly cat meetings and quarterly 'all hands meetings'

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