Volunteer Information

Current Volunteers

Click here to access the Volunteer Portal

Prospective Volunteers

Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering with us!  We rely heavily on volunteers to give the animals the quality of care that we feel is important and to do be able to offer all the programs that we do. We depend on our volunteers and expect you to take this commitment seriously. Please take some time to read through the various volunteer opportunities available at the animal shelter and see if there is a position that interests you and if you can meet the requirements and commitment we ask. Those 18 years of age and older should fill out the “Adult Volunteer Application.”  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Volunteer Coordinator at volunteerwithanimals@rpcity.org or 707-584-2971. Thank you again so much for your interest. We hope to see you volunteering at the animal shelter soon!

School-Required Community Service – Junior Volunteers

Calling all young animal lovers! Are you in need of school community service hours and want to help? You can help our furry friends from the comfort of your own homes. We have compiled a list of things such as crafting homemade toys, baking treats, or organizing a fundraiser to help support the shelter. The number of volunteer hours is dependent on which task has been selected. Once you have completed a task please email volunteerwithanimals@rpcity.org so we can make sure you get credit for your awesome work. Ready to make a difference? Please click here to see the list.

Adult Volunteer Program

We offer a wide variety of volunteer opportunities for those 18 years of age and older. Please click here to view the volunteer positions, descriptions, and requirements.

Next Step

If you are interested in getting involved as a volunteer, please submit an application and you will be contacted by our Volunteer Coordinator. If these positions do not meet your needs or interests we understand and thank you for thinking of us.

We are now using an online registration system. Please click on the appropriate link to submit an application.

Want more information? Contact our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteerwithanimals@rpcity.org or 707-584-2971.