The Linda L. Kelley Animal Shelter graciously welcomes volunteers, as we understand and value their commitment to our cause. Dedicated volunteers are able to make a positive difference for so many animals’ lives by providing enrichment, basic care, love and ultimately aiding in finding their forever home!


Volunteers at the Linda L. Kelley Animal Shelter are required to:

  • Be able to understand their role within the shelter and work independently
  • Be at least 18 years or older
  • Donate at least 7 hours of time every month
  • Read, understand and agree to the Volunteer Policies and Procedures (Handbook)
  • Occasionally experience long periods of standing, lifting and carrying up to 20 pounds, and interacting with the public

Applying to Volunteer

Please email our Acting Volunteer and Rescue Coordinator Jamie Hash, and we will be in touch with you as soon as we can!

Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the Linda L. Kelley Animal Shelter Volunteer Program!