VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS.  LEARN HOW TO HELP MAKE AN ANIMAL'S DAY.

Second Chance Pet Rescue is always looking for dedicated volunteers to help save the dogs at the Corning Animal Shelter. You don’t have to be an expert to make a difference but you must be at least 12 years old and passionate about saving lives. To get started, please review the different opportunities below and submit an application.

WORK AT THE SHELTER

  • Walk dogs or play with them in the yard
  • Stuff Kongs
  • Clean and organize
  • Assist with playgroups
  • Help vaccinate and microchip dogs

ASSIST WITH ADOPTIONS & FOSTERS

  • ​Take pictures and video of dogs
  • Write descriptions of dogs
  • Update online adoption profiles
  • Assist with meet and greets for prospective adopters
  • Data entry

HELP WITH ADMINISTRATIVE TASKS

  • Answer phones and email
  • Open mail & pay bills
  • Light bookkeeping
  • Submit payroll online
  • Update website

HELP WITH VET CARE

  • Foster a sick or injured dog
  • Take shelter dogs to vet appointments
  • Data entry
  • Bathe and brush dogs
  • Take dogs to the groomer

JOIN OUR FUNDRAISING TEAM

  • Help produce our monthly newsletter
  • Write stories about dogs we've saved
  • Thank donors by mail and email
  • Help create online fundraising campaigns
  • Keep our Amazon Wishlist up to date

LOOKING TO VOLUNTEER? FILL OUT AN APPLICATION!