Thank you wanting to volunteer!
(You must be 18 years or older to volunteer)
Volunteers play an important role at Winnebago County Animal Services (WCAS) in helping provide quality animal care, promoting responsible pet guardianship, spay/neuter education and increasing community awareness.
Please keep in mind that we are looking for volunteers who are willing and able to seriously commit to the time needed for the initial training sessions, follow up mentoring, and ma minimum of 4 hours per month. If you are unable to commit to this amount of time, or anticipate a change in your schedule in the near future that may severely limit your availability, please apply at another time.
Enter the date dd/mm/year
Check your age group
Employer Name and Position
Pet Names (only cats and dogs)
Does Your Pet Have a Current Rabies Shot
Why do you want to volunteer
How would you like to volunteer
Have you been convicted of a felony
Volunteers work in 2 or 4 hours increments
How Did You Hear About Us(*)
Explain how you feel about euthanasia
By signing below, I certify that the statements made in this volunteer application are true and have been given voluntarily. I understand
that this information may be disclosed to any party with legal interest, and I release the agency from any liability
whatsoever for supplying such information. I also understand that I will not be paid for my services as a volunteer. In
consideration of Winnebago County Animal Services and its Auxiliary accepting my application for participation in Winnebago
County Animal Services & its Auxiliary’s programs, I agree to release and hold harmless Winnebago County
Animal Services and it’s Auxiliary from and against any and all loss, damage, claims, liability, costs and expenses of
any nature whatsoever, including without limitation, attorney’s fees and disbursements, arising from or occasioned by
my participation in Winnebago County Animal Services and its Auxiliary’s programs. I understand there are certain
risks inherent in handling animals and I accept these risks. I agree that Winnebago County Animal Services and its
Auxiliary may photograph my participation in this program, and I hereby release any such photographs to Winnebago
County Animal Services and its Auxiliary for use in its programs, publications and purpose. I understand that Winnebago
County Animal Services reserves the right to refuse my application or dismiss me if I violate Winnebago County,
Volunteer or Auxiliary policy and procedures.
OFFICE USE ONLY
Date:________________ Staff Member:______________________
Mentoring Team emailed____________
After your application has been reviewed by our staff, it will either be approved or denied in conjunction with our approval guidelines. You will receive an email with instructions on further volunteer training opportunities.