Volunteer at the Animal Shelter

Interested in Volunteering at the Animal Shelter?

The City of Plainview is always looking for interested volunteers for the Animal Shelter. If you have an hour a weeVolunteer Form Opens in new windowk or one hour a month, there is many ways to love on our fur friends, including:

  • Shelter Opportunities
    • Walking / Socializing animals
    • Playgroups
    • Assisting with Adoption
    • Photographing Animal
    • Administration Work
  • Event Opportunities
    • Assist in organizing an event 
    • Participate in an event
  • Fostering

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Volunteer Process

To become a volunteer:

1. Contact the Animal Shelter at 806-296-1100 to notify staff of your interest.

2. Complete Volunteer Application.

3. Schedule Meeting with Animal Management Staff to review Application, discuss Volunteer Interests.

4. Attend Volunteer Orientation / Basic Animal Handling Training.

5. Complete Volunteer Agreement.

*Minors age 14-17 are able to volunteer; certain restrictions apply. Please contact Animal Management for more details.

Animal Rescue Application Form

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