Volunteers are critical to the success of San Antonio Pets Alive!

Volunteers can help at our adoption centers, medical clinic, administrative office and do a wide range of duties. Share your talents to help the homeless dogs and cats of San Antonio.

Volunteer Requirements: 

  • Submit an online application which includes a Volunteer Agreement
  • Complete digital orientation, pay the necessary registration fees, and sign the Release of Liability Waiver
  • Ages 16+ must complete a City of San Antonio Volunteer Security Background Check if volunteering at ACS/151
  • Take an online orientation and dog handling class
  • Commit to a minimum of 4- 6 hours per month
  • Attend any additional training classes as necessary
  • Court-mandated volunteers will need prior approval from the Volunteer Program Manager in order to begin volunteering

Age-Specific Requirements:

We are currently revamping our volunteer program and are not accepting minor volunteers at this time.