Volunteer Positions

Fur-ever Homes Rescue is 100% volunteer run. Currently the rescue is looking for fill the following volunteer positions within the rescue. If you are interested in volunteering or would like more information please send us an email at volunteer@fur-everhomesrescue.com.  

WestJet Employees

We are looking for WestJet employees to transport dogs from LAX, Palm Springs & Mexico. Donations of buddy passes would also be very helpful. Please send us an email.

International Flight Escorts

We are looking for volunteers flying on WestJet directly from LAX, Palm Springs & Mexico (Cabo). The rescue will cover all costs related to transporting the dogs, provide kennels and handle all paperwork required. Please contact us if you are flying from one of these destinations. 

Adoption Event Leaders 

The rescue requires several adoption leaders to be trained and run adoptions at our weekend events. This is not an every weekend commitment but based on availability. The position requires volunteer to attend events, meet with potential adopters, answer questions and review the application process. Training is required and will be provided for this position. 

Position Type: Weekend Availability (usually Saturdays from 11:00-3:00 pm)

Requirements: Reliable transportation. Must be comfortable speaking with the public as a representative of the rescue. 

Adoption Event Volunteers 

We are looking for volunteers able to help at the adoption events, mainly with the dogs. Helping with cleaning up after the dogs, taking the dogs out for pee breaks, cuddling or holding the dogs. Sharing information with the public about the rescue work we do.

​Position Type: Weekend Availably (usually Saturdays from 11:00-3:00 pm)

​Requirements: Reliable transportation. Must be comfortable speaking with the public as a representative of the rescue. 

Community Programs Committee 

Fur-ever Homes is launching several new community initiative programs and are looking for volunteers to fill these roles. Some of the roles are currently defined and some will be brand new and will require volunteer that are organized and can take charge. 

Current programs include: food assistance program, spay/neuter assistance program. 

Fundraising Committee 

We are looking for volunteers with experience or passion in fundraising. The position will involve working with a team to plan and execute fundraising events. This will also include contacting companies and individuals to donate items to silent auctions, etc. 

Transport Volunteers

(local Calgary and area)

We are looking for individuals able to transport dogs/supplies as needed. You would be added to an email list and you would receive email request as needed. 

As part of our food assistance program, we will be asking these volunteers to help with drop off of dog food throughout Calgary. If you have a truck or SUV that can be used for transport, this is a great asset for us.