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ORGANIZATION: Animal Guardians Horse Rescue, Inc.

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"Joining Hearts & Hands to Hooves"

We are recruiting Direct Horse Care Volunteers for our Equine Rescue and Equine Assisted Learning Horse Powered Reading Programs in Simi Valley and Sylmar, CA. Requirements for service are as follows:

1.) Minimum age of 18

2.) Prior horse handling experience (on the ground - no riding opportunities)

3.) No injuries / physical limitations

4.) No alcohol, drugs, smoking, pets, visitors while you volunteer

5.) Interested in Natural Horsemanship Groundwork (Parelli Natural Horsemanship preferred, or similar)

6.) Personal liability / medical insurance required

7.) Personal transportation between horse sites required (no central ranch location)

8.) Service hours are Monday through Saturday - 9am to 6pm (Set your own weekly service hours)

9.) Use of computer technology for data record-keeping on your service sessions (band phone app)

10.) Flexible schedule, but must be self-arranged one month at a time

11.) Attend 2+ Volunteer Trainings per year

12.) Attend 2+ Community Outreach Events per year

13.) Promote & Support all Fundraisers / Serve as an Ambassador of the Organization

14.) Use of social media (facebook / instagram, etc.) to help promote our Fundraiser and organization needs

15.) Annual tax-deductible Membership dues donation (leveled)

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About Animal Guardians Horse Rescue, Inc.

Location:

P.O. Box 941494, SIMI VALLEY, CA 93094, US

Mission Statement

Animal Guardians Horse Rescue, Inc. provides sanctuary to local senior equines in need, while connecting our Southern California community through purpose and service.

Description

We are a small 501(c)3 public non-profit organization for equine sanctuary and community service in Simi Valley, CA. All equines are fostered and boarded privately locally. We are a member of The Homes For Horses Coalition, the HSUS Safe Stalls Network, the HSUS Fund For Animals Forever Foundation Training Program, the ASPCA Horse Action Team, & a Parelli Foundation Grant Recipient. We are an Adoptions Partner with Ventura, L.A., Santa Barbara, San Bernadino County Animal Services / ACC. We are beginning a new EAL Program called Horse Powered Reading for summer enrichment for youth in our community.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Community
Sports & Recreation
Animals, Community, Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Simi Valley, CA 93065

(34.27743,-118.78976)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • Equestrian
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of 6 hours per month volunteer service time
  • Locations in Simi Valley and Sylmar, CA

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