SPCA New Zealand

Are you the Special Someone our animals have been waiting for? From 6-21 July, we are waiving adoption fees for long-stay residents for the right home. Look for the ‘Special Love Needed’ tag on our adoption profiles, check you can provide what they need to flourish & apply online. Our usual adoption criteria and processes apply.

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Volunteer positions

Feline and small animal volunteer
Renwick Centre

Feline and small animal volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to help care for our cats and small animals.

What you will be doing:

  • Cleaning of pens, emptying and replacing litter trays, washing dishes, washing of bedding.
  • Providing water and feeding at scheduled times.
  • Socialising timid animals and enriching the lives of residents by petting, grooming and playing.
  • Ambulance drivers/ vet runs for cats or kittens with booked appointments or emergencies (vehicle supplied).
  • Assistance with ill or injured cats or kittens within isolation or quarantine.
  • Overall general duties to assist the Shelter Manager.
  • You must be 16 years old to volunteer within the feline units.

All new volunteers will be required to attend an initial Health and Safety induction which includes a tour of the premises. These are held on Sunday afternoons at 1pm.

If you have any questions, please call us on 03 572 9156 or email marlborough.reception@spca.nz.

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