Are You A People Person Who Loves Pets?

We are too and we need more people like you to help us in our goal of providing an “Excellent Experience Every Time” to our visitors and community members.

We have many ways in which you can make an impact for our homeless pets, while working with people! From greeting customers in our Admissions lobby to working in Adoptions and pairing pets with the perfect forever home, we rely on people like you to help us provide a friendly smile while educating and serving our community.

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ADOPTIONS AMBASSADOR

Volunteers who successfully complete both Animal Experience (AX) ONE and AX TWO Dogs or Cats will be eligible to support the Adoptions Team as an Adoptions Ambassador. Your support in our adoptions area makes all the difference in placing pets in homes and creating more space in our shelter for pets who need our care.

Some of the ways you’ll help:

  • Greet customers and provide them with an “Excellent Experience Every Time”
  • Match adopters with the right pet for their home and lifestyle
  • Ensure that adopters have all the information they need to be successful with their new pets: introduction to a new home, socialization, basic medical care, etc.
  • Take photos of pets if needed for the website or marketing purposes
  • Support AHS with large scale adoption events

In addition to Adoptions Ambassador shifts, volunteers in this level will be qualified to support AHS with offsite events.

ADMISSIONS CONCIERGE (Sunnyslope Campus Only)

Our Admissions team is dedicated to providing excellent service and community resources for both people and animals who visit our Admissions lobby. There may be emotional moments as pet owners are saying goodbye to their beloved companions and as a volunteer, you will offer reassurance, compassion and empathy for both the people and animals involved. There will also be happy moments when a lost pet is reunited with his or her owner.

Some of the ways you’ll help:

  • Greet customers and provide visitors with an “Excellent Experience Every Time”
  • Provide resources and offer pet solutions to customers needing assistance
  • Provide shelter “walk-throughs” for customers looking for their lost pet
  • Clean crates/ stock supplies
  • Keep the lobby and exam rooms tidy and clean

In addition to Admissions Concierge shifts, volunteers in this level will be qualified to support AHS with offsite events.

Working with People Volunteering Locations

Campus for Compassion
1521 W. Dobbins Road
Phoenix, AZ 85041
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Sunnyslope Campus
9226 N. 13th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85021
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