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Volunteer Programs

Volunteer Al clicker training at Forrest Park
Some of Our amazing Sunday Cat Crew, volunteers Erica and Cyndi
Clean Team groomer Diana, helping a matted dog feel oh so much better!

The Center is always in need of volunteers.  We offer many wonderful opportunities for people to make a difference for our homeless animals.  Volunteer positions range from animal caretakers to office help to providing foster care for animals with the greatest needs.  Please consider offering your time and talents to make life better for animals who are in transition.

Our next over 18 year old volunteer orientation will be held on Thursday, September 17th at 6pm at our adoption center. We do not take RSVP's so you do not need  to register to attend.

Thank you once again for supporting Thomas J O'Connor Animal Shelter and its animal residents! We look forward to meeting you soon!

Thomas J. O'Connor Animal Control & Adoption Center, 627 Cottage Street, Springfield, MA 01104