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Volunteer

Volunteer

A little time makes a big difference.

Love animals and want to turn your compassion into action? Join our volunteer team to help animals who need it most. We need volunteers for socializing future companions, community engagement, administrative support, fostering animals, and shelter medicine assistance. We offer plenty of opportunities to help animals that work well with your preferences and schedule.



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Get started.

We have had an incredible amount of interest in our volunteer orientations during COVID-19. We are now prepared to bring the second round of new volunteers into our buildings but have limited the number of available positions to the following areas: adoption, animal admissions, foster, Shelter Medicine, front desk greeter, and dog walker. To apply for one of these positions, please fill out the form below.

Volunteer Opportunities for Companies

We offer Corporate Service Days for company groups. Our team will work with you to organize the day(s) and ensure employees are engaged within our program. Corporate Service Days help your employees build relationships with their team, establish goodwill within the community, and improve company culture. Fill out the request form below and a member of our team will be in touch!

Community Service Hours

The Atlanta Humane Society provides opportunities to complete community service for those needing documented hours for school, court-ordered community service, clubs, and civic organizations. To get started, learn more about our community service program and sign up for a community service orientation at the link below.

Shelter Medicine Externship

If you are a fourth-year veterinary student considering a career in shelter medicine or becoming a high-quality high-volume (HQHV) spay/neuter surgeon, or simply want to learn more about how you can help the homeless pet overpopulation, the Atlanta Humane Society provides a unique opportunity to gain exposure to animal welfare issues. Click below for more information.

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Log in below to report hours, schedule your time, and more.

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