Northeast Animal Shelter is an exciting and rewarding place to volunteer and work.



 Animal Care Staff: If you are interested in working directly with our pets, we have morning, evening, and weekend shifts open. Shift times are 7am-3pm or 3pm-9pm. Weekends and holidays are a requirement. This position involves the overall care of both cats and dogs.  You must be comfortable working with both and be able to routinely lift 50 lbs. Tasks include feeding, walking, cleaning (and cleaning, and cleaning), handling pets, and more! Prior animal work experience preferred.  We will respond only to applicants who will be interviewed.  Equal Opportunity Employer   Click here to fill out our online application.


Veterinarian: We are seeking a part-time veterinarian to join our team. Friday through Sunday shifts. The ideal candidate will have experience and a keen interest in shelter work. Routine tasks currently include daily health exams, diagnosis, prescribing medications, administering shots, and meeting with adopters as needed. Or, if you would rather just do dental extractions and/or spay/neuter surgeries on a flexible schedule, we can custom-tailor a job for you. Click here to fill out our online application.


We are always looking for compassionate, dedicated volunteers to help. Most of our staff have started out as volunteers. We always need volunteers to help with cats and dogs, especially our 7-11am and 5-9pm shifts.

Please visit our Volunteer Opportunities page to learn how you can become involved.