Volunteers needed Monday through Saturday 9am - 6pm! 

Become a part of the HSCTX Family

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at HSCTX! Whether you want to walk dogs, answer phones, greet customers, or help with off-site adoption events, we have a volunteer task for everyone! And the process is easy! Just follow these steps and you will be ready to volunteer. 


How to get started

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Levels of Dog Walking


Green Level

Immediately after volunteer orientation, your are considered a Green Volunteer and you can walk all of our entry-level dogs!

Yellow Level

​Let staff know when are ready to move up to this level! In order to be approved at the Yellow Level, you must complete 4 modules of Fear Free Shelter online training to earn a certificate, and you will be given in-person hands-on training in how to walk the more energetic dogs that may be jumpy, mouthy, or strong pullers on the leash.