Volunteer Opportunities

 

Dog Play Yard Supervisor

Time: 9am - 3pm (Typical shifts are 9am -12pm and 12pm - 3pm)

Hours: 3 hours/week minimum

Training: Complete Dogs 101 (provided) and 3 days of supervised training

What would you do?

  • Maintaining the yard by filling water buckets/pools, picking up any waste, and weeding.

  • Safe handling and oversight of pets to ensure the safety of all animals and deter inappropriate behavior.

Individual Dog Playtime

Time: 10am - 1pm

Hours: 3 hours/week minimum

Training: Complete Dogs 101 (provided) and 3 days of supervised training

What would you do?

  • Spending one-on-one time with the animals by playing fetch of cuddling.

  • Sanitization of dog toys and other equipment, including daily removal of animal waste.

  • Taking pictures and videos with the dogs.

Dog Socializer

Time: 8am - 11am or 3pm - 6am

Hours: 3 hours/week minimum

Training: Complete Dogs 101 (provided) and 3 days of supervised training

What would you do?

  • Feeding and watering of animals based off of customer requests and dietary needs.

  • Safe handling of pets to ensure safety of all animals.

  • Spending one-on-one time with the animals by potty walking and playing fetch.

Cleaning Volunteer

Time: 9am - 2pm

Hours: 3 hours/week minimum

Training: Complete Dogs 101 (provided) and 3 days of supervised training

What would you do?

  • Turnover and sanitization of boarding facilities and equipment including daily removal of animal waste and trash from facilities.

  • Laundering of bedding and towels for both owners and THPR.

  • Grounds maintenance to maintain resort appearance for customers.

Other Volunteer Opportunities​

  • Volunteer at New Life K9s (all proceeds from Thousand Hills Pet Resort go to support our nonprofits, including New Life K9s). Please visit www.newlifek9s.org/how-to-help for more information.

  • Volunteer at Mission Cars (all proceeds from car sales go to support New Life K9s and other local nonprofits). Please visit www.missioncars.com for more information.

If you are interested in volunteering please complete the application below. 

Thousand Hills Pet Resort

805-596-0112

 

173 Buckley Road

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

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