Most DCHS and Wildlife Center services are by appointment only. If you found a lost animal, need to surrender a pet, found wildlife in need of help, or require another service, please call before coming to the shelter. Adoption visits are handled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Minimum Age Requirement

Training & Prior Experience

Time Commitment

Volunteering with a Job Coach

Volunteer Shifts & Rescheduling



Community Service Hours

Short-term Positions

Group Volunteering

Dog Walking


Special Events

More questions?

Contact our Volunteer Team with any additional questions.