We look forward to working with you as a volunteer for our shelter. Please allow 48 hours to process your application and our volunteer coordinator will be in contact with you.

**Parents or legal guardians must fill out the application and add minors under “youth volunteers”.**

Please note: You must volunteer at a store location before being considered as a foster.

Volunteers under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian fill out this application and supervise any volunteering efforts.

I hereby agree that myself and all individuals listed under youth volunteers are providing volunteer services to Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter, Inc., by assisting in pet adoptions, pet cleaning, pet care, and event help. This may include assisting at various off-site locations. I understand that neither Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter, Inc. and/or any of the event/satellite locations are responsible for any illness or injury caused by any animal that I, or any individuals listed under youth volunteers, come into contact with during volunteer work. I agree to hold harmless and release from liability Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter, Inc., and all off-site locations, should I, or any individuals listed under youth volunteers, become sick or injured from any animals, and/or any other type of injury or incident, as a result of volunteer work. I acknowledge that if I do not have health insurance coverage I am aware and agree that Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter, Inc. and/or the event/satellite locations are not responsible for the payment of medical bills or lost wages for any injuries/illnesses that may result from my volunteer work, or the volunteer work of any youth volunteer listed on this application. This agreement is on behalf of the applicant and all youth volunteers listed on the application. 

By electronically signing this form, I testify that the all information is correct and true. Providing false information on this form allows Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter, Inc. to deny my application to volunteer. If youth volunteers are included on this application, I am responsible and signing on their behalf as parent/guardian. By signing this form, I give my personal references permission to provide any information Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter, Inc. deems necessary to make a determination regarding my volunteer application.