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MARA Rescue

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MARA Rescue is a volunteer-powered organization that rescues a variety of farm animals such as horses, goats, and chickens that have been neglected and/or mistreated.

They need volunteers to help with daily ranch chores and animal care so they can continue to care for the animals that live at their rescue sanctuary. Volunteers may help with: cleaning/mucking (removing manure) corrals, cleaning and refilling animals' waters, feeding animals, raking, light construction, and other related tasks.

Opportunity Requirements & Important Notes

Time Commitment: Volunteers are expected to attend a shift once a week for at least 6 months. Please give 1 month's notice if needing to resign from a shift.

Shifts: Shifts are available weekdays from 8:00am - 12:00pm and 3:00pm - 5:00pm. Weekend shifts are available 9:00am - 12:00pm.

Training: You will shadow and help a seasoned volunteer at MARA to learn how to do the tasks safely before getting started.

Experience: Volunteers should be comfortable around animals and horses.

Attire: Jeans, closed-toe shoes (hiking boots recommended), long sleeved shirt, and a hat. Wear clothing that you don't mind getting dirty.

Physical Requirements: Volunteers should be able to lift or wheelbarrow up to 25 pounds at a time. If volunteers have physical limitations, other tasks may be available. This location is not wheelchair accessible.

Waiver: Please bring a signed MARA Rescue Waiver with you when you volunteer.

About M.A.R.A. Rescue

Mega Arte Riding Academy (MARA) Rescue is an animal sanctuary that has rescued and cared for a variety of animals for the past 20 years. They support animals that were not wanted and/or mistreated and give them a new loving home for the rest of their natural lives. With a life spent around animals, it is their mission to give these animals an excellent quality of life and a forever home.

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About MARA Rescue

Location:

20767, Fortuna Del Norte, Escondido, CA 92029, US

Mission Statement

We are a non profit animal rescue sanctuary that provide lifetime care and rescue from neglect, abuse or relinquishment for the over 60 different kinds of farm animals and exotics at the sanctuary. We provide housing, high quality feed and vet care for all our rescues. We are volenteer based and so we need help within the north county San Diego community with daily help at the farm such as daily corral cleaning, providing bedding and fresh water and helping with the twice daily feeding.

Description

We are a non profit animal rescue sanctuary that provide lifetime care and rescue from neglect, abuse or relinquishment for the over 60 different kinds of farm animals and exotics at the sanctuary. We provide housing, high quality feed and vet care for all our rescues. We are volenteer based and so we need help within the north county San Diego community with daily help at the farm such as daily corral cleaning, providing bedding and fresh water and helping with the twice daily feeding.

Animals

WHEN

Mon Sep 20, 2021 - Fri Dec 31, 2021
12:01 AM - 11:59 PM

WHERE

Escondido, CA 92029

(33.08526,-117.13824)
 

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