SHAS Newsletter

Immediate Needs

Safe Haven Animal SanctuarySM needs volunteers to help in a variety of areas, including:

Adoption Fair Workers
  Length: Ongoing-generally every Saturday from 11:45 to 4:30 p.m. Additional Friday night fairs and Sunday fairs are also added on occasion.
  Location: Sunnyvale, Cupertino and Campbell Petsmarts
  Duties: Set up cubicles for the adoption fair with clean litterboxes, fresh food, fresh water, and beds and toys for the kitties. Assist the fair lead person with adoption applications, and keeping the cubicles clean while the fair is being conducted. Clean the cubicles and litter boxes, and assist with clean up when the fair has ended.
  Qualifications: Ability to be reliable and dependable.
  Minimum Age: 18 years old.
  Training: Half an hour with an experienced fair worker.
  To Volunteer: Please send an email to volunteer@safehavenanimalsanctuary.org

Newsletter Editor.
  We are looking for a dedicated volunteer to design, write and edit our bi-annual newsletter. Experience in writing, designing and knowledge of applicable software programs a plus. Self motivated are sought. A love of animals and writing a must. View examples of past newsletters online at safehavenanimalsanctuary.org for ideas. Contact info@safehavenanimalsanctuary.org for more information.

Foster Care for Cats/Kittens.
  Home fostering kittens under 6 months old need to reside around the areas from Mountain View to San Jose. Click here for more detail.

Foster Care for Dogs/Puppies.
  Fosters need to reside around the areas from Mountain View to San Jose. Click here for more detail.

Feral Cat Trappers (for spay/neuter/re-release program)
  Length: Until each project/location is complete.
  Location: Various locations throughout Santa Clara County.
  Duties: Trap various stray/abandoned cats using humane (have a heart) traps. May include transport to vets office for spay/neuter. Following surgery, male cats are released to their original location. Females are taken home for the night and released to their original location the following day.
  Qualifications: Ability to volunteer alone or with a team. Ability to volunteer in the evening hours. Ability to lift traps with may contain cats up to 20 lbs.
  Minimum Age: 21 years old.
  Training: Minimal training with experienced volunteer (half hour).
  To Volunteer: Please send an email to volunteer@safehavenanimalsanctuary.org

Feral Colony Feeders (Cats and Dogs)
  Length: On-going 7 days per week unless working with a team.
  Location: Various locations throughout Santa Clara County.
  Duties: Provide food and water to cats/kittens/dogs at specified colonies.
  Qualifications: Ability to be reliable and dependable.
  Minimum Age: 21 years old.
  Training: Half an hour with experienced volunteer.
  To Volunteer: Please send an email to volunteer@safehavenanimalsanctuary.org

If you would like to volunteer with us, please contact our Volunteer Director at volunteer@safehavenanimalsanctuary.org.

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Mailing: PO Box 9005
San Jose, CA 95157
Telephone: (408) 420-SAFE (7233)
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