Volunteers make a difference! We rely on the hard work, love and commitment of our volunteers in all of our programs. To help, you may:
- email or call Sarah Fallin at 919-942-PETS (7387)
- print a volunteer application
- print a foster application
Read about our wonderful volunteers in this guest column, written as a part of Volunteer Appreciation Week!
- Kennel Assistants
- Dog Walkers
- Cat Socializers
- Information Guides
- Special Events
- Foster Care
- Clerical Assistance
- Speakers Bureau
Volunteer Age Guidelines
- Age 16 and older: volunteer with no special supervision
- Age 13 - 15 : volunteer with parent supervision
Volunteers may come to the Animal Services Center to volunteeer during the following hours:
- Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:30 – 6:00
- Tuesday, Thursday: 8:30 – 7:30
- Saturday: 8:30 – 5:00
There are two volunteer orientations scheduled each month and each one lasts about 90 minutes. All volunteers are required to attend orientation. Please pre-register for the orientation of your choice by emailing Sarah Fallin, Program Coordinator or calling 919-942-PETS (7387).
Volunteer training is scheduled every month. All vounteers are required to attend training. You must pre-register for training at orientation.
Check out the CDC's new webpage about Pets and Ebola for all the latest news!
Find out what's happening with the Free Roaming Cat Task Force, a subcommittee of the Animal Services Advisory Board.
Find out all you need to know about Rabies in Orange County and beyond on our Rabies Page.
Make a secure donation in a number of areas of care by visiting the Community Giving Fund page
We now have a Mobile Page, designed to help you view our site on your mobile device. Click HERE to use it!
Check out our Animal Cam to see animals in our Featured Pet Room 24 hours a day!
Dog Adoption Month
All dogs and puppies are available for only $60 for the entire month of October!!
Spay Neuter Day
Sign up by October 28th! Free Spay/Neuter for pets of qualifying Orange County residents. Contact Sarah to find out if you qualify at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 919-942-7387 ext. 224.
2 For 1 Cat Special
April - October
Adopt 2 cats together and get the second for only $50 every year from April through October. Much research shows the advantages of adopting cats in pairs. See the perks yourself by taking advantage of our special today!!
Microchip and Rabies Clinic
November 13, 3-5 p.m.
Animal Services Center (1601 Eubanks Rd. Chapel Hill)
1-year rabies vaccinations for $10. Microchips for $25. See full requirements on our Rabies page.