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Found 71 volunteer opportunities with Working with Animals, in Victoria VIC

Bring along your pet to HammondCare Caulfield

HammondCare Australia

  • Location: Caulfield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Bring along your good natured pet and spend time chatting with residents who no longer have a pet of their own. You’ll see what a difference your furry friend can make.

Executive Assistant to HR, Client Services and the EMD/CEO

DCSS Australia Inc. (Diverse Community & Social Services) | NFP Community Justice Organisation |

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

In this role you will provide administration support to Finance and Marketing department and People and Culture department to ensure smooth running of both departmental processes.

Volunteer Sanctuary Assistant - Edgar's Mission

Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre

  • Location: Lancefield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Volunteer Sanctuary Assistant will assist with manual and hands on work around the Sanctuary

Wildlife Shelter Helper

Australian Animal Rescue Inc.

  • Location: Frankston VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Australian Animal Rescue are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated Shelter Helpers, who have a basic understanding of animal husbandry, and can follow strict protocols and direction. Offering a positive, happy shelter environment with lots of learning opportunities for people wanting to learn more about wildlife care and welfare.

Riding for the Disabled volunteer assistant

Riding For The Disabled - Viewbank

  • Location: Viewbank VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services

Riding for the Disabled (RDA) in Viewbank depend on passionate volunteers – and they need more! Volunteering with the RDA provides rewarding opportunities to have fun with people with a disability, while handling horses. It is also a great way to meet people, become involved in your community, have fun and make a difference in someone’s life.

Cat Loving Buddy

Mercy Place Rice Village

  • Location: Marshall VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Our resident is a lovely, very friendly and welcoming lady who would appreciate any support given to assist her to care for her live in cat.

Kennel Duties Volunteer

Stafford Rescue Victoria

  • Location: Woodend VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

**Woodend Area** Stafford Rescue Victoria is a volunteer run, non-profit, breed specific rescue organisation dedicated to finding homes for Staffords that are either surrendered to us of saved from a pound. We are currently seeking reliable enthusiastic volunteers who are available either morning or afternoon for kennel duties.Volunteering is flexible as you can attend as regularly as you would like (weekly, fortnightly, monthly).

Pet companion volunteer - Bridges Connecting Communities

Bridges

  • Location: Bayswater VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

If you love dog walking then think about helping out people in the community without the capacity to take their pet for a walk or give them a bath. As a pet companion volunteers you will assist with or carrying out pet care, which may include grooming, feeding, exercising pets or giving medications to pets. • Keep in regular contact with the Pet Companion Coordinator and advise of any changes in your commitment or ability to assist. • If necessary to drive pets and clients to vet appointments

Volunteer Shop and Customer Service Assistant

Edgar's Mission

  • Location: Lancefield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Come join the family of volunteers of Edgar’s Mission. Assist in our on-site shop, selling merchandise to support and raise funds for the important work of Edgar’s Mission.

Volunteer Sanctuary Lawn and Minor Maintenance Support

Edgar's Mission

  • Location: Lancefield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

The role of Volunteer Lawn and Minor Maintenance Support is vital in ensuring the sanctuary has well maintained lawns, garden beds, public seating amenities. Providing a well presented, clean and hygienic environment for all visitors to the Sanctuary.

Volunteer Sanctuary Hand

Edgar's Mission

  • Location: Lancefield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

The Volunteer Sanctuary Hand is vital in ensuring the animals in our care are provided with clean, safe and hygienic housing, yards bedding, and environment. Examples of the sorts of tasks involved include: cleaning animal areas, maintaining animal care equipment, some general lawn and yard maintenance and extending and displaying kindness to all.

Community Pet Carer

Cherished Pets Foundation

  • Location: Ocean Grove VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

As a volunteer Community Pet Carer you will be providing in-home pet care assistance for elderly and disabled pet owners who are living independently with their pet/s.

Animal Foster Care Volunteer

Geelong Animal Welfare Society - Gaws

  • Location: Moolap VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Are you a cat person? We are seeking people to care for cats/kittens in their own homes prior to the animal being adopted

Animal Foster Carer

Ballarat Animal Shelter

  • Location: Ballarat VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Rewarding opportunity to help cats and kittens in need towards finding a new home. We are looking for individuals, couples or families that have time to dedicate.

Volunteer Shop and Stockhand Assistant

Edgar's Mission

  • Location: Lancefield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Volunteer Shop Stock Hand Assistant are involved in replenishing, tidying, sorting, packing, unpacking and merchandising items in and for the on-site retail shop. This role is vital in assisting Edgar’s Mission continues to have a well presented and fully stocked and well-presented retail shop, raising vital funds. This physical role involves lifting and moving boxes, and working as part of a team.

Volunteer Outreach Attendant

Edgar's Mission

  • Location: Lancefield VIC
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Animal Welfare

The first welcoming face that community members see when they approach the Edgar’s Mission stall at community events. This role is vital in representing Edgar’s Mission; advocating, educating and promoting our mission with passion, positivity and kindness, whilst demonstrating excellent customer service and product knowledge, selling retail goods, raising much needed funds and raising awareness about the mission.

Working Bees Volunteers- Environment

Friends of Montmorency Bushlands #

  • Location: Montmorency VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Volunteers needed for monthly working bees in nature reserves across Montmorency. Work close to nature with friendly, like- minded people dedicated to protecting our remnant bushlands, through restoring indigenous vegetation to nature reserves. Opportunities for nature photography, plant IDing, bird watching, sugar glider spotting, community stalls and an annual excursion depending on the interests of members.

Social visitor with companion dog volunteer - Preston

HammondCare Australia

  • Location: Preston VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

If you have one hour to spare in your week and would like to improve an older person’s life by providing companionship we would love to hear from you, particularly if you have a dog. Your dog must be well behaved and used to being with elderly or vulnerable people.

Greyhound Enrichment

Greyhound Adoption Program

  • Location: Seymour VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Our Greyhound Enrichment Volunteers work at the GAP headquarters in Seymour, providing vital socialisation and enrichment activities for greyhounds housed in our kennels whilst they wait to be adopted. Activities undertaken include walking, grooming, dog massage, practice on stairs, general socialisation, and training activities. Limited work placements are also available at GAP Seymour for both veterinary nursing and animal studies students.

Pet Therapy Visitor Volunteer - Health Services - Horsham Rural City

Centre for Participation

  • Location: Horsham VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Do you have a pet that enjoys the company of other people? Would you like to show off your pet? Those of us with pets know the benefits they give us and the enjoyment we get from having them. However, people in residential care often miss out on the opportunity to touch, talk to or just have the company animals. If you have a pet that could make someone's day, we'd love to hear from you!