Volunteers are always welcome! Whatever your skill and availability, there’s a place for you with the CCHS.

Volunteer needs at the shelter

Please contact us for more information. Staff are available by phone at 608-742-3666 or by email at savink9s@aol.com.

Volunteer Orientation is the second Saturday of every month at 12 p.m. at CCHS.

  • Cat Care Attendant Needed
    Are you looking to get directly involved with helping the animals at CCHS? If so, we currently have volunteer opportunities open that involve animal care. A Cat Care Attendant assists CCHS staff in feeding, watering, and general cat care. The following times are open and in immediate need of volunteers: We are currently seeking volunteers to help with cat cage cleaning. Current openings are:

    Saturday morning.-8a.m.-10:30 a.m.
    Sunday morning-9 a.m.-11 a.m.

    If you can help, please contact us. If you are a current volunteer all you need to do is contact us to set up the day you can come. If you would like to start volunteering, orientation is the second Saturday of the month at noon. We greatly appreciate any help you can offer. You can contact us via phone at 608-742-3666, email at savink9s@aol.com or Facebook Messenger. Thank you!

  • Kennel Help
  • Information and Office Support
  • Dog Walkers – We especially need people to walk dogs between 4 and 5 p.m. so they can make it through the night comfortably.
  • Cat/Kitten Socializers
  • Dog/Cat Bathers
  • Nail trimming and ear cleaning
  • Assorted cleaning jobs and yard work
  • Front Desk
  • Foster Parents (click here for more information)

NOTE: Volunteers under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian with them at all times.

Please contact CCHS Volunteer Coordinator at Michele or 608-742-3666 for more information.