Volunteer orientations have been postponed due to shelter closure. Please check back when operations resume.

Providing love, care and attention to the more than 18,000 animals the shelter takes in each year is no small feat! We need the support of hundreds of volunteers to ensure our cats, dogs and other animals get daily exercise and enrichment and are matched up with loving, forever families. Join our lifesaving volunteer team in America’s largest No Kill city and make a difference for homeless pets!
Whether you’re a group looking for a one-time opportunity, a youth group needing service hours, or an individual who wants to commit to regular volunteering, we have a place for you here at Austin Animal Center.

You can become a volunteer at the shelter:


VicNet Account Login

<p>A few words about volunteering...

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<p>Interested in helping community cats in Austin and Travis County? Watch this quick presentation for more information:

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