A No-Kill, Non-Profit Animal Shelter.
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This program is for adults over 18 whose main objective is to help with the administrative components of YAPS, Kennel Care, and Animal Welfare.  This includes those looking to help in the office, with fundraisers,  adoption events, working directly with dogs and cats and/or be part of the everyday kennel and cattery care.   YAPS is in need of volunteers that can commit to a minimum of 5 hours per month.

Options for Volunteering:

  •   Adoption Placement

  •    Adoption Events held offsite

  •   Animal Care  (exercising cats or dogs, kennel cleaning, grooming, laundry)

  •   Foster care (home visit required)

  •   Fundraising/Fundraising Events 

  •   Marketing

  •  Office Assistant

  •  PAWSitive Reading Assistant

  •  Socializing Dogs  (to include training, walking and socializing )

  •  Social Media

  •  Special Events: Planning and Organizing

  •  Special Events: Day of Event Staff

  •  Wags & Walk Assistant

  •  Website Development

  •  Yard Crew (to include lawn mowing, raking, weeding, gardening, planting etc)


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Upcoming Events

Sat Mar 24 @ 8:00AM - 11:00AM
Redlands R.U.F.F. Ride
Sat Mar 24 @ 8:00AM - 11:00AM
YAPS Closed. Will be at Redlands R.U.F.F. Ride
Sat Mar 24 @ 8:15AM - 10:00AM
Wags & Walk
Sat Mar 31 @ 4:30PM - 06:30PM
Yappy Hour Wine Tasting
Fri Apr 06 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
YAPS Closed

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