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If you have spare time and would like to help animals, we have a volunteer opportunity for you! We are committed to providing each volunteer with a rewarding experience.  To become a volunteer at our shelter, you will need to fill out a volunteer application and then come in for an orientation. Volunteers are needed daily! As a volunteer you will enjoy caring for homeless pets and getting them ready for their new homes. You will be walking, socializing and caring for dogs, cats and some small animals.

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