We are looking for enthusiastic, compassionate animal lovers, who want to make a difference! Stray Cat Alliance is in need of volunteers to help us with TNR for the community cats in LONG BEACH!
TRAPPER: No experience needed we will train. Must have a reliable vehicle large enough to carry traps (they can not be put in the trunk or the bed of an uncovered truck). Must be able to trap early morning or mid to late evening. Must be able to keep cats overnight in an enclosed ventilated area in the traps and possibly release them within 24-48 hours from surgery. Must be willing to learn to feed and clean the trap while the cat is secured in the trap. Must be able to life up to 35 lbs. TRANSPORTER: No experience needed. Must have a reliable vehicle that can transport both traps and carriers (not in the trunk or uncovered truck bed). Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs. TRAP DEPOT: No experience needed. Must have a secure garage or shed or spare room to house up to 30 traps,trap forks, transfer traps, and supplies such as tip ties and carabiners. Must have a computer and working knowledge of google docs. You will be loaning out traps and collecting deposits and returning deposits for traps and transfer traps. The TD volunteer will be training those borrowing traps on the basics of humane TNR, securing appointments, and using the traps as well as proper releasing of cats after surgery. Must be willing to keep supplies in good working order and log all supplies in and out. Must be able to lift 10 lbs.
So check us out at Stray Cat Alliance at straycatalliance.org
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