Dog Handling

Open Opportunity
This event has been cancelled.


Swing by the shelter to take one of our sweet dogs on a walk!

Walk dogs and help maintain the kennels with COW staff. Responsibilities include:
    • Walking Dogs
    • Picking up poop
    • Washing and Folding Laundry
    • Washing dishes
Please check in with Reagan if you are unsure of what needs to be done. If Reagan is not available, ask any other HSCTX staff member for assistance.
Age Limit
18 and up
Requirement Details
If you have not completed volunteer orientation, you must do so before walking dogs on your own.

You can sign up for orientation here:

If you have any other questions, contact Eliza at

Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.
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