Adoption Counselor – In this role you connect animals to people. Adoption counselors introduce potential adopters to animals and guide them through the adoption process.
Cat Socializer – This position works directly with the cats providing them consistent touch and basic needs fulfillment. This volunteer role is also responsible for keeping a clean and healthy environment in the cat colony.
Clinic Receptionist – The clinic receptionist is the initial contact the public has when contacting our clinic. If you have a passion for helping people and animals this job is for you.
Dog Socializer – This position works directly with the dogs providing them consistent touch and basic needs fulfillment. Volunteers will help dogs by walking them and providing humane to canine interaction.
Follow-up Caller – This is a customer service position contacting adopters. Volunteers performing this task need to be very comfortable talking to people on the phone.
Receptionist – The receptionist is the initial contact the public has when contacting our organization. This is one of the most important jobs at the shelter and also very rewarding.
Intern – Looking to get a well-rounded experience? Tulsa SPCA Interns are high school, or college students and follow a structured program which will expose them to each department at the shelter.
Education Ambassador – Education ambassadors visit schools, churches, hospitals and other places to help us educate the public on a wide range of humane topics.
Foster Parent – Our foster program makes it possible for us to adopt out more animals than we can house at our shelter location. To apply to serve as a foster family for dogs, cats, or both, please contact the Tulsa SPCA. Our intake specialists will assist you in setting up an interview.
Feline Friends (Youth) – For youth 16 and under, feline friends teaches children how to handle and care for cats.
K-9 Kiddos (Youth) – For youth 16 and under, K-9 Kiddos teaches children how to care for puppies and dogs.
MAC Capitan – This is one of the most fun jobs at the Tulsa SPCA. The Mobile Adoption Center Capitan is responsible for ensuring that whatever offsite adoption he/she is running operates smoothly. This includes transporting animals to the event, performing adoptions, and ensuring that all animals, staff, and volunteers safely return to the shelter.
MAC Volunteer – A Mobile Adoption Volunteer assist the MAC Capitan with many different duties. MAC volunteers assist with loading animals onto the MAC, showing animas for adoption, and cleaning duties. MAC Volunteers also take donations, distribute information, and help keep our animals safe while they are off-site.
Mini MACker– Mini MACkers are youth volunteer that help with Mobile Adoption Center events. Mini MACkers show cats, ensure our animals stay hydrated, and assist with the adoption process. Mini MACkers must be at least 9 years old.
Group Volunteer Events
We gratefully accept groups of volunteers up to 25 people strong to help complete large projects on site. Please submit a Group Volunteer Event Request to our volunteer manager at least one month in advance of your proposed event date. Your email should include:
- Requested date or range of dates for volunteer event ( Any Thursday in February OR February 23, 2016)
- Requested time and length for volunteer event ( Three hours, ending any time before 3:00 PM OR 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.)
- Number of volunteers in group (Note: All group volunteers MUST be 18 years of age and over)
- Any physical restrictions we should plan to accommodate
Court-Ordered Community Service
Our process for accepting and recording court-ordered community service is different than it is for regular volunteers.
Please email our volunteer manager to schedule an appointment. You will complete the Court-Ordered Community Service Application at your meeting.
Click here for information on the training associated with volunteering at the Tulsa SPCA.