29 people are interested
Interact with and socialize cats that are in the shelter waiting to be adopted. Also may include brushing and/or quiet reading for cats that are overwhelmed by the shelter environment. Volunteers should be comfortable with cats and have some basic knowledge of feline body language and stress signals. Training provided.
About Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control
7100 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33411, US
Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control is comprised of a dedicated group of animal-loving staff and volunteers who aid in the adoption of homeless pets in Palm Beach County. We keep the community up to date on events, adoption promotions, and pets in need at our local county shelter. Please consider joining our team.
Encourage pet owners to be responsible for pets in their care by providing educational programs on humane treatment, animal behavior training, and proper control.
Appropriately enforce county, state, and federal animal laws.
Provide safe shelter and veterinary care for lost, abandoned and unwanted animals.
Return to owners or adopt to new homes, as many impounded animals as possible.
Humanly euthanize injured, sick, and unwanted animals.
Encourage spay/neuter and provide reduced-cost surgery for Palm Beach County pet owners through our Spay Shuttle nonprofit program.
Conduct other effective programs, which protect the health, safety and welfare of animals and the residents of Palm Beach County.
Provide excellence in customer service.
We'll work with your schedule.
7100 Belvedere RoadWest Palm Beach, FL 33411
- Animal Care / Handling
- People 55+
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- Schedule is very flexible, but we do ask that volunteers commit to a minimum of 8 hours of service per month for a period of at least 6 months..