Volunteer With Animals


Volunteer time and talents are a huge asset to the Fort Worth Animal Shelter.

There are many ways you can make a difference for the welfare of animals at the Chuck Silcox Animal Care & Adoption Center, the North Animal Campus and both PetSmart Charities Adoption Centers. Volunteer activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Playing with pets to socialize them
  • Assisting with adoptions
  • Taking pets on walks
  • Assisting with tours of the shelter
  • Bathing and grooming pets
  • Assisting with data entry/office work
  • Prepping meals and snacks
  • Washing/sanitizing kennels, play yards or facility common areas
  • Photographing pets
  • Doing a good deed and having a great time!

Businesses, organizations and youth groups also are welcome for a day of service. To schedule one in advance, call 817-392-1234.