Volunteer at the Shelter

Make an impact on the lives of the animals by helping with their daily care and shelter operations!

Assignments: Animal Care, Socialization, Administrative/Office, Outreach, Photography, & Ambassador Program

Age requirement: You must be 16 or older to volunteer at the shelter. Youth of all ages may volunteer with a chaperone present. Age restrictions may apply to certain assignments.

Time Commitment: We ask for a 3 month commitment of at least 8 hours a month.

Scheduling: Volunteers are welcome from 9 am til closing 7 days a week, with the exception of national holidays. Once trained, you can sign up for shifts and create your own schedule with our online volunteer platform.


Getting Started

Volunteers begin by attending a 1 hour group orientation, offered every other month. Register by clicking on one of the hyperlinks below. Due to lack of space, orientations are not held at the shelter. *Please note that this orientation is not for exam volunteers, court-ordered community service, short term projects, or school required hours.*

  • Wednesday, September 25th, at 6 PM, Corvallis Chamber of Commerce, Full, please check back 
  • Saturday, September 21st, at 12:15 PM, Corvallis Chamber of Commerce, Full, please check back 

Space is limited, so please be patient. If you’re unable to attend the upcoming orientations, check back as the next dates will be posted after the orientations are held.