CAAWS is run solely by unpaid volunteers and is governed by a Board of Directors. We need volunteers, who are over the age of 18, to take care of our dogs during our morning dog shifts which start between 7 and 8 am and last for 3-4 hours. Your responsibilities would be to feed, clean up after, exercise and love our dogs. Volunteers work in pairs and are required to do the same morning shift each week. This is a great opportunity for retirees and college students as well as others interested in our mission .
PLEASE include a phone number AND e-mail address where we can reach you. If you would like to find out more about our organization please visit our website at www.caaws.org .
TO EXPIDITE THE APPLICATION PROCCESS: Complete the application on this page of our website http://www.caaws.org/volunteer/opportunities/ Thank you in advance.
The Capital Area Animal Welfare Society (CAAWS) is a non-profit organization committed to the well-being of animals in the Baton Rouge community by providing, facilitating, and promoting spay/neuter, adopting or facilitating the adoption of homeless animals, teaching the community responsible companion animal ownership and the humane treatment of animals, and at all times promoting the practice of spay/neuter.
With the help of volunteers, CAAWS offers a number of services and programs that strive to promote animal welfare within the Baton Rouge community. Humane Education and companion ownership, Pet Touch Therapy, Feral Cat Program, Community Assistance Spay and Neuter Program, and Adoptions are all outstanding programs and services provided by the organization.