Takoda Service Dogs Kennel Volunteers

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Takoda Service Dogs Inc

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Volunteers are needed to help with general kennel duties, this includes walking, feeding, grooming, cleaning kennels and grounds areas.

4 Shifts

  • morning / 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM
    Shifts are in 2 hour blocks from 8:00am to 5:30pm- schedule will be emailed to interested volunteers
  • morning / 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM
  • afternoon / 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM
  • afternoon / 03:30 PM to 04:45 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Takoda Service Dogs Inc

Location:

7 TODDY LN, POUGHKEEPSIE, NY 12603, US

Mission Statement

To breed, raise and professionally train Service Dogs to be provided at no cost to disabled Military Veterans & First Responders with PTS and other disabilities. Recipients will be trained to work with and care for their Service Dogs. To educate the public on: the need for professionally trained Service Dogs. the laws that apply to Service Dogs and their partners. how to help Service Dogs do their work. To advocate for: national standards for Service Dogs. military support of Service Dogs as a key therapeutic resource for Military Veterans.

Description

Takoda service dogs operates three main programs.
1. Hug a Hero- this program brings fully trained facility Service Dogs to local VA hospitals to visit patients
2. Mission to Heel- Places Service Dogs for free with our Nations Hero's Suffering from PTSD, MST or TBI
3. Kennel Program- recruits volunteers to help with the daily tasks of kennel management, this includes, walking grooming and cleaning of the dogs and kennels

Animals
Community
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 4 shifts

WHERE

7 TODDY LNPOUGHKEEPSIEPOUGHKEEPSIE, NY 12603

(41.63434,-73.88855)
 

SKILLS

  • Farming
  • Animal Care / Handling

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours per month
  • patience, ability to follow direction, physically able to carry water buckets, and food up to 35 lbs

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