Is there a minimum age to work with animals?

You must be at least 18 years old to work directly with animals. Volunteers often work "behind the scenes" and there is an element of risk involved. Our first priority is to keep our volunteers safe and their experience enjoyable.

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1. Is there a minimum age to work with animals?
2. Do you need to have prior animal experience to become a volunteer?
3. Do I need any particular skills to work with animals?
4. What's involved in the foster care program?
5. Is there a minimum time commitment?
6. Am I able to drop by and work whenever I have some spare time?
7. Are there any jobs that don't involve working directly with animals?
8. What hours are available for volunteering?
9. I think I'd really like to become a volunteer. What do I do now?
10. I'm ready to sign up! What's next?