Direct Horse Care Volunteer Opportunity in Simi Valley

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


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
Come and help us rescue horses impounded in the Animal Care & Control units, and rehabilitate them to find them permanent loving homes. Your experience will be rewarding and very meaningful.


Animal Guardians Horse Rescue, Inc. is actively recruiting Direct Horse Care Volunteers to work with senior horses & mules with special needs in Simi Valley, CA. We need volunteers to groom equines, clean hooves, clean stalls & paddocks, bathe equines, provide blanket & fly care, treat wounds with first aid, halter, tie, and provide light exercise by walking and doing ground work with equines, help with photography & videography outreach, participate in ongoing professional development training, assist with holding equines for veterinary & farrier appointments, assist with loading & transport of horses, and help promote horses for adoption and sponsorship opportunities. We also need Direct Horse Care Volunteers to assist with community outreach events, to help handle horses that we may take with us to events in large crowds to promote adoptions and sponsorship / donor opportunities. Must be 18 years or older, with horse handling experience. Horses are located at multiple sites in Simi Valley, CA, only and this volunteer opportunity requires your own transportation between foster care sites (fuel and mileage is tax-deductible upon request).This opportunity also includes participation in regular experiential learning trainings, various community outreach events, and fundraiser special events.


  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Fundraising
  • Equestrian
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 hours minimum per month, 3 mos. minimum
  • ongoing training & participation in community outreach events

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