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Taking in cats is a part of what we do. In fact, it’s one of the most important things any animal rescue does! This is when we check the health and temperament of every animal that comes into our care and helps us decide if they’re a good fit for the shelter or need foster care to really shine. We are looking for a volunteer to aid with our intake process and foster home communications. Some responsibilities include:
Reviewing foster applications and home visits (if needed)
Training new fosters & gathering supplies, maintaining phone/email communications
Prepare & send weekly medical schedule: vaccines, dewormer, S/Ns, etc. due or overdue
Assisting with intake process: review forms, aid with initial exam and vaccinations
Scanning paperwork into database, set reminders for vaccine due dates, rabies tags, etc.
Volunteers for this position are needed from Sunday to Thursday, 12pm to 6pm - though we can always work with your schedule and would still love your time, even if it’s just a few hours! We will provide 100% of the training needed for this position. All we ask is volunteers are:
Fit to stand, squat, bend, twist, and lift
Comfortable handling cats that are scared in a new environment and may need special handling
Able to use chemical cleaning solutions (to clean and disinfect the facility)
Experienced in cat handling and behaviors - or open and interested to know more!
Familiar with basic technology, i.e. phones, computers, printers
At our facility, we often have a revolving door of kitties coming and going (which is a great thing!) and need extra hands to help us efficiently examine our cats, get them where they need to be, and help our foster families care for our animals. Visit homewardboundcats.org to learn more about us and fill out a volunteer application!
12:00 PM to 06:00 PM
NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
2675 E Flamingo Rd, Suite 3, Las Vegas, NV 89121, US
Homeward Bound Cat Adoptions provides a modern, free-roaming adoption center to minimize the stress experienced by homeless cats and optimize the opportunity for adoption. When owners are no longer able to care for their pets, we offer an alternative to taking them to a shelter or leaving them on the street.
Homeward Bound Cat Adoptions is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 2007.
We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift
2675 E Flamingo Rd#3Las Vegas, NV89121
March 15, 2021
Animal Care / Handling
Basic Computer Skills
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Love volunteers that can do a minimum of one shift per week - though more than that is always needed!