Animal Control

Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Kent County Animal Shelter! We welcome assistance in the following areas:

  • Cat cleaning and enrichment
  • Transporting cats to off-site adoption locations
  • Dog walking
  • Adoption Counseling
  • Events
  • Office Work
  • Stocking Supplies
  • Fostering

County regulations require volunteers be 18 years or older. Please complete the application below and email it to We will then contact you to schedule orientation.

In order to comply with current safety rules, we are training fewer volunteers at each session. Thank you for your patience!

Please fill out the volunteer application and return it via email to

Volunteer Application