20 people are interested
Volunteer Horse Groomers / Barn Care
ORGANIZATION: Animal Guardians Horse Rescue, Inc.
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20 people are interested
We are recruiting Direct Horse Care Volunteers for our Equine Rescue and Equine Assisted Learning Horse Powered Reading Programs in Simi Valley and Thousand Oaks, CA. Requirements for service are as follows:
1.) Minimum age of 18 (or Age 10 - 17 with a Parent / Guardian)
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.) Optional Annual tax-deductible Membership dues donation (leveled)
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Animal Guardians Horse Rescue, Inc.
P.O. Box 941494, SIMI VALLEY, CA 93094, US
Animal Guardians Horse Rescue, Inc. provides sanctuary to local senior equines in need, while connecting our Southern California community through purpose and service.
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.
Multiple locations Simi Valley, CA 93065
June 22, 2023
- Animal Care / Handling
- Animal Therapy
- Community Outreach
- Outdoor Recreation
- People 55+
- 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 Thousand Oaks, CA