Volunteer at North Country Animal League


You can make a difference!

Calling all animal lovers and good Samaritans! The work NCAL does and the lives we save would not be possible without the dedication of our volunteers! We have volunteer opportunities at the Pet Adoption Center, Equine Center, and with our community outreach efforts. We welcome volunteers across generations, from six-year-olds volunteering after school to retirees looking to get involved and give back. What all our volunteers have in common is their love of animals and a desire to help. Learn more about available opportunities and apply below to join our team of volunteer superstars!

Please consider NCAL’s volunteer requirements before applying:

  • Minimum 3 month commitment (with the exception Shelter Ambassadors)

  • Must meet age limit for the volunteer role

  • Must have an email address

  • Volunteers must fill out an application below

  • Must complete orientation and any applicable training

Make a Difference at North Country Animal League

Volunteer Opportunities

Please take a look at the available volunteer opportunities to see which position might be the best fit for you before registering below.

Volunteer at North Country Animal League Vermont

Available opportunities:

Animal Care Volunteer (ages 16+) Read more
Customer Care Volunteer (ages 16+) Read more
Dog Walker (ages 16+) Read more
Junior Volunteer (ages 6+) Read more
Reading Buddy (ages 6+) Read more
Shelter Ambassador (ages 16+) Read more

Volunteer at North Country Animal League Vermont

Available opportunities:

Equine Care Volunteer (ages 14+) Read more
Equine Program Volunteer (ages 14+) Read more 

Available opportunities:

Events & Outreach (ages 16+) Read more

Want to help another way?

If you have a special skill that you would like to contribute to NCAL or are interested in a potential volunteer role that is not listed, please email us.

Submit an Application

*All volunteers must submit an application form and attend an orientation and any online training (if applicable) before signing up for their first in-person shift. Orientations are held quarterly; join us at our next orientation on March 9th from 5-6:30PM.

Isn't it time to find your next best friend?