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  • Director of Advocacy

    Animal Rescue League of Boston

    ARL is currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Director of Advocacy, responsible for researching, proposing and coordinating ARL’s involvement and contribution to the advancement of legislation and public policy that improves the welfare of animals in Massachusetts and beyond. Reporting to the President, this full time, exempt position will be tasked with startup activity to develop the advocacy function and related systems required for long term success. Concurrently, the Director will work on current legislative initiatives and unanticipated issues that arise. Visit for more information and required qualifications.

    Closing Date: October 22, 2015 Posted: September 22, 2015
  • Pet Behavior Trainer

    North Shore Animal League America

    SUMMARY: Prepare animals for adoption into permanent homes. Support and help potential adopters select training animals that are right for them. Offer post adoption support to adopters. Train staff and volunteers on the proper techniques for successful adoptions. Work with difficult dogs with behavior issues.Qualifications: At least 1 year + previous experience working hands-on with canines in a shelter environment, veterinary facility or graduate of a dog trainer school.

    Closing Date: November 30, 2015 Posted: September 18, 2015
  • Rescue Coordinator

    LifeLine Animal Project -- DeKalb Shelter

    The Rescue Coordinator is responsible for all rescue procedures including recruiting new rescue organizations, verifying references, notifying rescues of available animals, organizing transportation and following up on Spay/Neuter of rescued animals. The Rescue Coordinator works closely with animal care staff and medical staff to evaluate animals to determine their eligibility for rescue.

    Closing Date: October 16, 2015 Posted: September 18, 2015
  • Community Cat Project Coordinator

    Best Friends Animal Society

    Best Friends Animal Society is looking for a Community Cat Project Coordinator in Tucson, Arizona to work in all aspects of Best Friends’ promoting and advocating TNR (trap/neuter/return) programs in Tucson, AZ. Coordinate the public/private partnership with Pima Animal Care Center with the goal of substantially reducing cat shelter deaths and cat intake. Check out the job descriptions and apply today at: The position is listed under Regional. Join Best Friends and turn your career into a labor of love. Our benefits package is one of the best! Medical, Dental, Vision, Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability, Child Care and Pet Sitting reimbursement, Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, PTO, Paid Holidays, Employee Assistance Program, 401K, Staff Discounts and Flex Work Policy.

    Closing Date: November 14, 2015 Posted: September 14, 2015
  • Placement Driver

    Animal Care Centers of NYC

    The Placement Driver will work with various animal placement programs to maximize the number of animals being transported to and from fosters and New Hope (rescue) partners, and on occasion, adopters. This will also include transports between Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C) facilities, and will be done in coordination with field operations. Transports will generally be within the five boroughs of New York City.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2015 Posted: September 11, 2015
  • Director of Communications & Media Relations

    Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter

    The Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) has an opening for a full time Director of Communications & Media Relations, who is responsible for enhancing the organization's messaging and visibility in the community, primarily through relationships with mass media and social media. The Director of Communications & Media Relations will create a strategic multi-faceted communications plan & brand management process to support the organization’s mission, goals & objectives that includes the organization’s communications needs, key audiences, key messages, communications tactics, and benchmarks; To see full job description go to To apply, submit cover letter & resume to or fax to 410.783.6266.

    Closing Date: November 30, 2015 Posted: September 9, 2015
  • Behavior & Training Coordinator

    East Bay SPCA

    The East Bay SPCA is looking for a full-time Behavior & Training Coordinator. This position is responsible for providing excellent service to clients as well as excellent animal care for the felines and canines at our facility at all times. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching public dog training classes, providing information and counseling through our behavior help lines, providing ongoing animal enrichment, assisting in play groups, private consultations for community pet owners and recently adopted animals, training of shelter animals as needed to increase adoptability, and secondary behavior evaluations for cats and dogs in our care. This position would work in Oakland and Dublin campuses.

    Closing Date: October 9, 2015 Posted: September 9, 2015
  • Dog Trainer

    Best Friends Animal Society

    Best Friends Animal Society is looking for an innovative dog trainer to work at the Sanctuary, who has the instinct to teach and can thrive in a fast paced collaborative working environment. You’ll meet all kinds of dogs who might not have survived at traditional shelters, and help them overcome their behavior challenges, whether they’re painfully shy, having trouble getting along with others, or just inexperienced at being house pets. The training that happens here sets an example for shelters all across the country! This really is a special healing haven unlike anywhere else on earth, and you can help change the lives of these animals – and animals all around the country – by doing a stellar job of training dogs through working in partnership with the caregivers. Find out more about this position, visit our website for a complete job description and online application at

    Closing Date: November 3, 2015 Posted: September 3, 2015
  • Experienced Dog Trainer

    Found Chicago

    Reporting to the Director of Operations (DO), a Dog Trainer (DT) must plan rehabilitation work for Found Chicago dogs. The DT is also responsible for executing the rehabilitation plan for Found Chicago dogs with the help of the Kennel Staff. Working closely wit the Dog Handlers, DTs must provide weekly reports to the DO or Head Trainer on progress made with each individual dog. DTs are to participate in Found Chicago Boarding & Training activities and provide services such as boot camp, training classes and private sessions to the public.

    Closing Date: November 30, 2015 Posted: September 2, 2015
  • Experienced Dog Handler

    Found Chicago

    Found Chicago Found Chicago is seeking an experienced dog handler to join our team! The preferred applicant has experience working with dogs in a kennel setting, is comfortable working with dogs of all temperaments, and has a flexible schedule. Duties include but are not limited to: exercising dogs one-on-one and assisting in playgroups as necessary, cleaning and facility maintenance, checking dogs in and out of boarding/daycare, feeding and administering medication, as well as overseeing the well being of all animals while they are in Found Chicago’s care.

    Closing Date: November 1, 2015 Posted: September 2, 2015
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