Senior Shelter Dog Advocacy-Volunteers Needed

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  • 15 people are interested

Classic Canines is an advocacy creating opportunities for senior shelter dogs to find loving forever homes in the Austin TX area. All board and volunteer positions are non-paid positions. All positions are underpinned by a requirement to be an active Austin area animal shelter volunteer or become one.
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Here are specific needs below;

1. In kennel walking and enrichment -be a Candy Striper for the senior dogs in kennels- help keep their spirits bright, monitor wellness, follow their journey, comfort, walk, convey medical and behavior concerns, ensure adequate bedding, kennel signage, communicate concerns and needs

2. Senior Dog Foster - Provide a soft, cozy and safe spot for a senior dog, help them find their forever home (volunteer positions-many available)

3. Ambassadors - working in the shelter, speaking to the public to help one or more senior dogs stand out and get noticed, helping to feature shelter dogs while offsite and at events, working customer leads

2 More opportunities with CLASSIC CANINES INC

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We'll work with your schedule.


7201 Levander LoopAustin, TX 78702



  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Veterinary
  • Public Advocacy
  • Customer Service


  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 20-40 hrs monthly
  • Must be an active volunteer at a participating shelter

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