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    We are lucky to have volunteers that come in and help us take care of the cats and dogs in the shelter.  Each month, our volunteers give us approximately 500 hours of service!       

    We welcome new volunteers!                                   

                                                                       Suzanne our volunteer coordinator with SinatraAll of our adoption animals are groomed by our volunteersChildren must be 12 years old to volunteer in the shelter.  Children 12 to 15 must be accompanied and supervised by a parent at all times while in the shelter.  Children from age 16-18 may volunteer without a parent after attending the orientation, training and initial period of coming to the shelter.  If you are under the age of 18, your parent or guardian must accompany you to the orientation, training and sign a waiver of liability form


    Our next volunteer orientation session will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 6:30 P.M.,  please call (937) 264-3327 or come to the Animal Resource Center to register for the orientation session.  Orientation sessions are held at the Animal Resource Center at 6790 Webster St, Dayton, Ohio, 45414.

     The Volunteer Application is available in Adobe Acrobat PDF format, a free download.

    Mingle With Our Mutts

    Please join us the Second Sunday of each month from Noon - 2 PM for Mingle with Our Mutts we will have lots of adoptable dogs and cats looking for new homes.