Volunteers at an animal shelter have one of the best jobs.

Working at a pet shelter is a volunteer job for which you don’t get paid. So, technically, you can’t officially call it a job. However, people with a great amount of love for animals come forward to help in whatever way they can, and they find the animal shelter the best place to contribute their bits.

What they gain in return for their service is spending the whole day around animals, and helping them find happy forever homes. Rescuing animals and helping them to find families that love them unconditionally is a good deed. So, giving appreciation to people who deserve it absolutely necessary.

So if you have ever adopted an animal from a shelter and have some time on your day, why not step forward and help people working in animal shelters. If you don’t care about money, and surely care for animals, trust us you will have the best experience of your life.  People who don’t treat their pets with respect and love, end up at their shelters. Here they get the love and kindness they deserve and patiently wait for families to welcome them into their world.




#1 I love the fluffy ears.

This fluffy boy came into the shelter I work at.

#2 The best kind of burrito.

My local animal shelter posted this little purrito.

#3 These sloths clearly need no tree.

I fulfilled one of my life dreams this summer…I got to volunteer with sloths!

#4 It is raining golden retrievers.

Local shelter posted these little ones on FB. Titled ‘Golden Raindrops in April.’

#5 He is thinking of something pretty important.

#6 Jinkies look so excited.

This is ‘Jinkies’. She came to our animal rescue facility with her brother and sister after they were found by an individual. She has a genetic eye condition which makes her partially blind. That doesn’t stop her though!

#7 This is the fluffiest bed ever.

#8 Just look at how content he looks.

#9 He honestly looks like a flower because of his fur.

I work for an animal shelter so sometimes I foster kittens. Meet Sunflower.

#10 How looks so adorable.

This very young Albino Squirrel turned up at the wildlife hospital I used to volunteer at.

#11 Just look at that big smile.

My mom volunteers for an animal rescue. She sent me this.

#12 ‘I want treats.’

I was photographing dogs for the humane society and out of nowhere, this dog attacked me.

#13 This seems like heaven to me.

A volunteer at our local cat rescue turned on the vacuum.

#14 Is the beaver biting the person?

I volunteer at a wildlife rehab. This is our 1-year-old beaver giving me a hug because she missed me over the winter..or maybe she wanted the apple I had.

#15 This is the best sort of sibling relationship ever.

I volunteer at an animal shelter. This brother and sister gave me lots of feels.

#16 Owls honestly have such gorgeous eyes.

I love my job. This is Furby, one of our educational screech owls at the Wildlife Rehabilitation I volunteer at.

#17 This right here is a little kangaroo.

#18 They are only 2 weeks old and they look adorable.

#19 This is Sunday and Vicky.

#20 I would be overpowered but the cuteness overload as well.

My daughter volunteered at our local shelter, helping feed the puppies. She was taken down and overpowered by adorableness.

#21 Yes, this is indeed a curly mouse.