Canine / Feline Volunteer

Berkeley Humane is always looking for more canine and feline volunteers to help care for and engage with the dogs and cats in our care! Volunteers participate in the complete care of the animals from cleaning kennels and cages to feeding to socializing. Our fabulous animal care volunteers ensure that Berkeley Humane animals get lots of love and care while staying with us.

  • Able to attend orientation
  • Fulfill prerequisites and attend animal care training
  • Comfortable working with a diverse population of animals

At least one 2-hour shift per week. 2-hour shifts available Mondays through Fridays, 8 am to 7 pm. Limited shifts available on weekends. 6+ month commitment required.


Attend a volunteer orientation. This is your first step to becoming a Berkeley Humane volunteer.

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