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Volunteer for Animal Services

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Donate to Animal Services

We welcome donations to help keep our shelters supplied with everything our adoptable animals need.

About Volunteering

If you love working with animals, volunteering at the Cobb County Animal Shelter is the perfect opportunity for you! You must be at least 18 years of age to volunteer with Cobb County Animal Services.  Volunteers play an integral role at our shelter. With roles ranging from dog walkers to kitten feeders to groomers there is a perfect place for anyone looking to share their time.  

We are grateful for all the work our volunteers do. Sign up today to join the team and show your support!

List of activities that our volunteers can perform:

  1. Special Events/Community Liaison (as needed)
  2. Dog Walker
  3. Greeter
  4. Kennel Care
  5. Nurturer
  6. Kitten Feeder
  7. Animal Photographer/Videographer
  8. Animal Bio Writer
  9. Mentors
  10. Groomer
  11. Socialize/Enrichment

Application, Handbook, and Acknowledgement

In order to ensure that our volunteers meet the high standards required by Cobb County, the Volunteer Form,  must be completed in full and submitted electronically. 

The information supplied is confidential.

*A background check will be conducted.

Additionally, all volunteers must review the Volunteer Handbook and the video below. Afterwards, submit your acknowledgement that you have reviewed this content.

If you have additional questions and/or would like more information, contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Susan Young at