Skip to main content
NSW Government logo NSW Volunteering logo

Sign in

To view your email alerts and activity.
We will send you an email to confirm your email address.

Sign in to view your email alerts and activity

Found 308 volunteer opportunities with Working with Animals, in Australia

LinkPETS Program - Volunteers are needed to walk large dogs in Glen Waverley !!!!!!!!

Link Health and Community

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

LinkPETS is social support programme that assists older people to care for their companion pets. Experienced volunteer who are confident in walking large dog are needed Do you have experience walking large dogs and want to help someone in your community?

RSPCA West Burleigh Op Shop Truck Driver Volunteer

RSPCA (Qld)

  • Location: West Burleigh QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Are you community minded? Are you passionate about animal welfare? Would you like to help raise funds for the RSPCA?

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).

Education Team Volunteer

Ten Lives

  • Location: Across: Tasmania TAS, New Town TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

Are you a champion for change? Inspired by working with kids and kitties? Driven to make a positive difference for animal welfare, communities and the environment? Ten Lives needs you!

Tour Guide

Dolphin Discovery Centre

  • Location: Bunbury WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Recreation

• Volunteer Tour Guides required for iconic Bunbury Eco-Tourism Organisation • Are you friendly, happy and confident • Do you love talking to visitors from all corners of the globe • Knowledge of the ocean and dolphins is not essential as you will learn all this on the job • Must be able to commit to a minimum of one shift of 5 hours per week

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

RSPCA - Volunteer Op-Shop Assistant - Moorooka

RSPCA (Qld)

  • Location: Moorooka QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

•Are you community minded? •Are you passionate about animal welfare? •Would you like to help raise funds for the RSPCA?

Animal Carer/Assistant

The Neighbourhood Centre

  • Location: Bathurst NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Are you patient and caring with animals? We are looking for more volunteers to exercise, play with interact with our dogs and cats. Our volunteers are invaluable in assisting animals and particularly dogs to trust people.

013 - Horse Walking Assistant

Valley Riding Develops Abilities

  • Location: Tallebudgera QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

To walk or lead a very quiet horse being ridden by a person with a disability.

Wildlife Rescuer

The Neighbourhood Centre

  • Location: Bathurst NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

In this volunteer position you will help rescue or relocate native animals and deliver them into care or into an appropriate habitat.

Experienced Dog Trainer For Pets As Therapy

Velmas Pets As Therapy

  • Location: Hornsby NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

Do you love dogs? Do you believe in the significant value of the human / animal bond? Do you have experience in training pet dogs in basic obedience using exclusively the "rewards based" and "positive reinforcement" methods. Then you are likely to find this volunteer role deeply meaningful and rewarding.

Pets As Therapy Customer Service Co-coordinator at Ourimbah - Velma's Pets As Therapy

Velmas Pets As Therapy

  • Location: Ourimbah NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Are you aware of the deep value of the human / animal bond? Are you innately compassionate toward vulnerable people? Do you have excellent confident communication and organisational skills and experience? Do you want to be a part of a team making a true difference in the lives of vulnerable people pets?

Pets As Therapy Volunteers Wanted - Throughout the Sydney regions

Velmas Pets As Therapy

  • Location: Across: Pennant Hills NSW, Castle Hill NSW, Hornsby NSW, Beecroft NSW, North Shore NSW, Sydney NSW, Randwick NSW, Brookvale NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Enjoy putting smiles onto faces! Want to do something truly worthwhile with your darling pet? You are in the right place. You'll be visiting hospitals, nursing homes and other health care facilities offering friendship with your own furry or feathered friend. Volunteers require their own healthy, friendly, well mannered, confident pet any age or size, that enjoys meeting strangers away from their home. Pets As Therapy visits are generally Monday - Friday between 10 am - 3.00 pm.

Taronga Zoo, Sydney - Volunteer Zoo Keepers

Taronga Zoo

  • Location: Mosman NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

These practical roles suit individuals with an interest in the animal care and conservation industry. Volunteers provide practical animal husbandry assistance to our keeping staff including food preparation, cleaning, waste disposal, enrichment and exhibit maintenance. Check out the division descriptions to see what Animal divisions you are able to apply for.

Happy Tails Day 2020

RSPCA WA (MVolRC)

  • Location: Perth WA
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Happy Tails Day is the paw-fect time to show your love for all creatures great and small! Friday 27 March is the RSPCA’s chance to flood the streets of Perth with heaps of dogs and their humans to collect donations for animals in need.

General Volunteer

Leep

  • Location: Orchard Hills NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Make friends and gain experience across a wide range of roles as a volunteer at an equestrian centre catering to riders with disability.

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.