Do you want to help animals find loving homes and make their wait for those homes as positive and comfortable as possible? Do you want to have fun and meet amazing people with the same passion as you?

Well, from in-shelter support to at home foster care, volunteers are involved in every part of the work we do. Our volunteers help make our community a more humane place for animals.


Visit our Website

Take the time to familiarize yourself with us by thoroughly going through our website and find out what we’re all about!

Check us on Facebook

Check us out (and “like” us!) on Facebook

Download our Volunteer Handbook

Read the Volunteer Handbook carefully and find out what volunteering at MHS is all about.

MHS Volunteer Handbook

Fill out a Volunteer Application

If you love what you’ve seen and learned about MHS, and you feel you’d make a great addition to our awesome team of volunteers, fill out Volunteer Application and turn it into the shelter with a copy of your up to date tetanus shot.

MHS Volunteer Application

Attend a Volunteer Orientation

Lastly, you will need to attend an hour long Volunteer Orientation Session at the shelter. Speak with a MHS staff member to get this scheduled.

Volunteer Levels

Adult – 18 and older

Junior – 16 to 17 years old. Junior Volunteer applications need to be completed and signed by a parent/legal guardian.

Family – parents/legal guardians with children 10 to 15 years old who volunteer together