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Current Volunteer Openings

Giving back feels great!

3R Rescue is currently seeking volunteers for the following roles:

Animal Care Team | Dog Walkers

Help exercise and socialize our dogs while we find them a forever home. Volunteers interested in this role should have basic comfort and experience around dogs, no dog allergies, and a willingness to perform routine cleanup after animals. Dog walkers must be 16 years or older. Minors must have signed permission and a legal guardian present during the orientation class. Time Commitment: 2 consecutive hours/week for a minimum of 3 months. Our current openings are Mondays 9am-11am; Tuesdays 9am-11am; Wednesdays 2pm-4pm; Thursdays 9am-11am; and Thursdays 2pm-4pm. However, these needs change every 2-3 months, so you're welcomed to apply anytime.  

Animal Care Team | Registered Vet Tech

If you are a registered vet tech and looking for a way to give back to your community, we hope you'll consider 3R Rescue. We need assistance with preventive health activities such as vaccine injections, flea/tick/heartworm administration, post-operative care, gland expression, tooth brushing, toenail clipping, medical charting, etc. Experience required. Estimated Time Commitment: 4-6 hour shift, once per month (twice if possible) for a minimum of 3 months.

Animal Care Team | Dog Groomer

While all of our pooches like to smell nice, some of our dogs have coats that require extra attention. We are seeking a volunteer with a minimum of 1 year of grooming experience/training to bathe and groom dogs in our care. Supplies provided. Volunteer must be 18 years or older. Time Commitment: 3 consecutive hours every week or bi-weekly for a minimum of 3 months. Some schedule flexibility. 

Fundraising & Special Events Team | Grant Writer

3R would be grateful for an experienced volunteer to assist with researching, developing, and writing proposals and inquiries requesting funds to support our various programs. Estimated Time Commitment: Flexible schedule.

Marketing & Communications Team | Videographer 

We need a videographer to visit 3R Rescue and capture video of dogs in our care, then edit and provide text/caption overlay and background sound. Work with management to publish/upload to 3R Media. Experience and video portfolio needed. College students in relevant programs of study are encouraged to apply, but must be 18 years or older and have some experience around dogs. Estimated Time Commitment: 4-6 hours, once a month (sometimes twice) for a minimum of 3 months.


Submit a 3R Volunteer Application today!

Please Note: We greatly appreciate all volunteer inquiries, but our organization is still growing and we cannot guarantee accommodation of each applicant's availability. Our volunteer needs and schedule change quarterly, so check back often. Thank you for considering us!