HSMC: 2515 14TH STREET W., BRADENTON GET DIRECTIONS CONTACT HOURS
CLINIC: 2415 14TH STREET W., BRADENTON GET DIRECTIONS CONTACT HOURS
ADOPTION CENTER: 941-747-8808 X 313

Volunteer Opportunities

Canine Care

Three levels of dog walking (green, yellow and red) – Training provided at no cost to you.

  • Socialize with positive reinforcement
  • Work on basic loose leash walking
  • Great exercise for you and our shelter dogs

Kennel Cleaners

  • 8am – 10am – Assist Animal Care staff with cleaning

Cat Care

Feline Friends – Enjoy our free roaming cat rooms in Meow Manor

Cat Care Assistant

  • Play time and socialization
  • Promote positive experiences and enrichment

Cat Condo Cleaners

  • 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
  • Clean condos with Animal Care Staff

Office Angel

  • Assist staff with clerical duties
  • Filing, copying, mailing and building adoption folders

Outreach and Events

  • Event Ambassadors without dogs – Booth help at community events and HSMC special events
  • Event Ambassadors with dogs – Provide care and control of dogs at community / special events and able to take dogs on day trip outings
  • Off-site educational events and adoption events
  • Coin Bank Captains and brochure distribution

Fostering

Veterinary Clinic Assistant

  • School Clinical Hours and shadowing opportunities are available

Court Ordered Community Service

If you need to complete community service hours (court ordered), please call 941-747-8808 x 304 or visit HSMC Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please note that all community service workers must be at least 18 years old. We do not accept any offenses that involve drugs, theft or battery/assault.