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Location | Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Colorado Animal Rescue
Colorado Animal Rescue in Glenwood Springs is looking for a Canine Behavior Consultant! This individual will assist in the behavior needs of the shelter canine population. This includes evaluating behavior, creating individual behavior plans, increasing adoptability through basic manners and training, and supporting an enrichment program to keep our population happy and healthy. The Canine Behavior Consultant will work alongside our current canine behavior team, as well as with select adopters, and our community’s pets. Shelter experience a plus!
Location | Monroe, Washington
Pasado's Safe Haven
The Pet Homelessness Prevention Manager (PHPM) is responsible for oversight of the daily operations of all PHP programs (spay/neuter and food bank), including supervision of assigned staff. The PHPM works closely with the Director of PHP Homelessness Prevention to ensure that all programs are operated efficiently and to their fullest potential, guaranteeing the safe sterilization of as many animals as possible, and helping needy pets in the community with food donations.
Location | Eugene, Oregon
Willamette Animal Guild (WAG)
Willamette Animal Guild (WAG) is a 501c3 nonprofit seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) for our low-cost, high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter (HQHVSN) and wellness clinic. WAG is a fast-paced environment averaging 5,000 surgeries and 8,000 wellness appointments per year. We are seeking a dynamic, friendly and self-starting team member to join our growing clinic.
Location | New Kensington, Pennsylvania
Animal Protectors of Allegheny Valley
Animal Protectors of Allegheny Valley is looking for a PT Kennel Associate to help our no-kill animal shelter find safe, loving homes for abused, abandoned, and homeless animals in the Allegheny-Kiski Valley and to educate the public about responsible pet ownership.
Location | Bellevue, Washington
The Pets for Life (PFL) Program Coordinator oversees all aspects of the Pets for Life program at Seattle Humane. Pets for Life is a national program that reaches out to people in underserved communities to offer free pet care resources, services, and information.
Location | Malvern, Pennsylvania
Brandywine Valley SPCA
Seeking a full-time veterinarian to join our established practice in historical Chester County, Pennsylvania. This is a unique opportunity to join a rapidly growing organization committed to providing progressive shelter medicine and top-shelf care for the pets of low income clients. Some of the comprehensive services we are able to provide families at a more affordable cost are Wellness and Preventative Care, Vaccinations, Laboratory Diagnostics, Soft Tissue Surgeries, Digital Radiographs, and more!
Location | Dover, Delaware
Brandywine Valley SPCA
Seeking a full-time veterinarian to join our brand new low-cost practice in beautiful central Delaware. This is a unique opportunity to join a rapidly growing organization committed to providing progressive shelter medicine and top-shelf care for the pets of low income clients. Some of the comprehensive services we are able to provide families at a more affordable cost are Wellness and Preventative Care, Vaccinations, Laboratory Diagnostics, Soft Tissue Surgeries, Digital Radiographs, and more!
Location | St. Helena, California
We Care Animal Rescue
The Executive Director will plan, execute and enhance programs that will meet the objectives of We Care Animal Rescue and seek opportunities to improve services and direct the day-to-day operations within the framework of policy and authority established by the Board of Directors. You will oversee all aspects of animal care, staff & financial management, and fundraising efforts. You represent the image of We Care through public relations and act as a liaison with the community, civic organizations and other animal welfare groups.
Location | Salt Lake City, Utah
Humane Society of Utah
Job Title: Veterinarian
Department: St. George, Utah Low Cost Spay/Neuter & Vaccination Clinic
Classification: Full-time exempt with no weekends and no on call.
Position Summary: This position will be opening a new clinic with the Humane Society of Utah. Provide spay/neuter surgeries in a high quality, high-volume setting. Provides daily clinical supervision of veterinary technicians and assistants before, during, and after surgery. Manages low-cost vaccination services and other clinic services.
Location | College Park, Maryland
City of College Park
Full-time Animal Control Officer position with some nights and weekends. Primary duties include investigating resident complaints and allegations of animal cruelty; removing animal remains from public and private property; patrolling the City for stray and loose companion animals and injured wildlife; presenting educational programs regarding pet ownership, zoonotic disease control, and wildlife conflict resolutions; serving as liaison with City's Animal Welfare Committee; and managing the volunteer program at local adoption partner facility.
Location | Incline Village, Nevada
Pet Network Humane Society
Located in Incline Village, Nevada, on the north shore of Lake Tahoe, Pet Network Humane Society is a growing organization focused on reducing euthanasia in shelters. In addition to providing day to day medical care and surgical procedures for our shelter animals, our Medical Director will join our management team, helping to guide our organization's growing life saving initiatives.
Location | Charleston, South Carolina
Pet Helpers Adoption Center and Spay/Neuter Clinic
Pet Helpers Adoption Center and Spay/Neuter clinic in Charleston SC is a forty-two year old animal welfare organization that operates an HVHQ spay/neuter clinic and a limited admission animal shelter. Pet Helpers is dedicated to supporting our community by ending pet overpopulation through spay/neuter, adoptions, Unchain Charleston, Food Bank, Levi’s Legacy (providing emergency veterinary grant for owned animals) and a low-cost weekly vaccine clinic.
Location | St. Charles, Missouri
Five Acres Animal Shelter
Responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of Five Acres Animal Shelter and the St. Charles Animal Shelter. Manage team members and volunteers, maintain facilities and equipment, interact with the public and ensure that shelter animals receive proper care. Additionally, may be responsible for assisting with fundraising efforts and fostering good community relations.
Location | San Diego, California
San Diego Humane Society
San Diego Humane Society is hiring a Full-Time Regular Facilities Maintenance Technician! This position is based on our San Diego Campus, but will travel to our other campuses frequently. The Facilities Technician is responsible for providing maintenance, repair and some janitorial work for all society facilities, and performing skilled and semi-skilled tasks in the maintenance, repair, and upkeep of facilities, equipment, and furnishings. San Diego Humane Society thrives on a Culture of Care, offering competitive pay and generous benefits.
Location | Austin, Texas
Austin Pets Alive!
Austin Pets Alive! (APA!) is one of Austin’s most dynamic and best-loved nonprofits. The organization is the leader in the No Kill Movement nationally and is considered a national thought leader in animal welfare. APA! locally rescues, treats, and adopts out some 10,000 homeless dogs and cats each year, providing the safety net for Austin’s most at-risk shelter pets, which causes Austin to be a No-Kill City, while also assisting other communities in saving homeless animals.
Location | LaBelle, Florida
Caloosa Humane Society
Looking for a great experience helping animals. The Caloosa Humane Society is a non-profit no-kill shelter located in SW Florida. We are looking for an part-time veterinarian to service shelter pets as well as provide low-cost care to the community.
Location | Springfield, Illinois
Animal Protective League
The Animal Protective League (APL) in Springfield, Illinois is an established animal welfare organization that operates an HVHQ spay/neuter clinic and a limited admission animal shelter. APL is dedicated to ending pet overpopulation through spay/neuter, adoption, and various community programs, including a low-cost wellness clinic. Since the clinic opened in 2006 we have performed over 150,000 surgeries, and area euthanasia rates have dropped more than 70%.
Location | Alpharetta, Georgia
Angels Among Us Pet Rescue
Angels Among Us Pet Rescue in Alpharetta, GA, has an immediate opportunity for an Executive Director who is passionate about pet rescue and believes in our mission – “Rescue ONE until there are NONE.”
Working with the board, 8-member staff and volunteer-led teams, you will oversee and implement appropriate resources to ensure that the operations of the organization are appropriate, measurable and impactful. You will:
• Oversee operational teams as well as the programs and services they manage, to carry out the organization’s mission
Location | Monroe, Washington
Pasado's Safe Haven
Pasado’s Safe Haven is currently hiring for an experienced high-volume Spay/Neuter Veterinarian for our mobile clinics, which operate at various locations in Pierce, South King and Snohomish counties. The Spay/Neuter Veterinarian is responsible for providing leadership and direction to the mobile unit staff and overseeing all medical care and surgeries for the animals receiving services.
Location | Louisville, Kentucky
Kentucky Humane Society
Summary of Purpose: Responsible for medical exam and services provided at the Healthy Pets Clinic (HPC).
Duties (Essential Functions):
• Perform medical examination of animals, including but not limited to auscultation of lungs and heart, visual exam of eyes, ears, skin, teeth and rectum
• Vaccinate animals according to VMA approved standards
• Draw blood samples for testing.
• Interpret diagnostic testing and advise pet owners of diagnosis and recommended course of action
Location | Santa Barbara, California
Santa Barbara Humane Society
Are you a leader in your animal shelter and tired of red tape, lack of best practices, or too many animals and not enough staff? Make a change! Think beaches, mountains, wine county, and a hometown feel in a tourist town… Santa Barbara Humane Society might be the place for you. Minimal client contact, few after-hours calls, 8-5 shift with a LUNCH break all while making a difference in pet overpopulation and helping pets and their people. Lead innovative teams through mentorship and share your knowledge to continue our great work in the community.
Location | Chattanooga, Tennessee
McKamey Animal Center
Located in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the McKamey Animal Center (MAC) is a beloved community resource and home to a 30,000 sq. ft., state-of-the-art open admissions shelter that serves approximately 7,000 animals per year. MAC is committed to progressive lifesaving programs and core services including animal sheltering, adoptions, wildlife rehabilitation, and animal cruelty investigations.
Location | Asheville, North Carolina
Asheville Humane Society
1. Seek to develop the Behavior Program in ways that not only benefit the animals in our care, but also the community at large.
2. Oversee all behavior programs such as use of interactive feeders, enrichment, playgroups, Canine Team, etc., purposing and implementing changes in programs when necessary and/or creating new programs or protocols as needs arise.
3. Responsible for scheduling, overseeing and coordinating canine playgroups in order to assess dog social behavior with other dogs and provide enrichment.
Location | Bellevue, Washington
Seattle Humane is seeking a dynamic and experienced Shelter Clinic Director. The Shelter Clinic Director is responsible for managing the Veterinary Services department, under the direction of the Medical Director, to provide high quality medical care while balancing the needs of the staff, shelter and our community.