(37.351295,-89.573105)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2536 Boutin DrCape Girardeau, MO 63701

About

In order to volunteer as a dog walker you must attend volunteer orientation and fill out a volunteer application.

Core responsibilities:

  • Check in with staff at the beginning of each shift
  • Utilize provided materials to know which dogs can be walked
  • Use appropriate gear as needed per pet
  • Remain in designated walking areas
  • Pick up waste as needed
  • Make appropriate notations regarding pets walked, noted behaviors, etc

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Comfortable interacting with volunteer-approved dogs
  • Ability to follow specific instructions from staff
  • Must be able to lift 30 pounds
  • Enjoys engaging with Humane Society visitors, volunteers, founders, and staff
  • Commitment to the philosophy of Humane Society of Southeast Missouri’s practices and policies
  • Must be at least 16 years of age to volunteer for this position or have adult supervision(18 or older) if under 16
  • Regular access to email to receive updates

Skills

  • Animal Care / Handling

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • Must be 16 years or older or accompanied by an adult(over 18) if under 16

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.