Category Archives: Volunteer Opportunities

Colony caretakers for Dixon/ 401

Do you live or work in this area? We are in need of colony caretakers/feeders for a feral cat colony that has been independently managed by one of our long-time volunteers since 2012 and which has recently been taken into the Annex Cat Rescue family. To date there have been 58 cat and kittens TNR’d […]

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Kitten Socialization Homes

kitten foster homes

Kitten season is already underway for 2017! We are looking for a few new socialization foster homes. This opportunity will suit experienced cat people with a separate, quiet space in their homes who can take one or more kittens in at short notice. It’s a demanding, yet extremely satisfying role. We need you to understand […]

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Foster Homes

We are always looking for new foster homes, especially for adult cats we have brought in off the street who need time and patience to recover and learn to trust people. We also have some cats who are looking for temporary shelter, when volunteers go on vacation. Can you help? If yes, please read through […]

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Socialization Homes

volunteer as a socialization home

Annex Cat Rescue is currently looking for new people to provide socialization homes for cats coming in off the street. This is a hugely important role. If you’re an experienced cat-person, please consider fostering a frightened cat or kitten who needs to be socialized, or re-socialized, after a rough time. We also have “special needs” […]

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Copywriters

Annex Cat Rescue is looking for volunteers who would like to contribute stories regularly for our website. There’s some research involved with each article – such as interviewing one or two people to get a first person account of the story before you write it up and it’s important to submit it by the deadline […]

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Craftmaking

Do you have a craft you’d like to make for ACR? Creative people are needed who would like to make crafts that the Annex Cat Rescue can sell at the various events we attend. While we are always in need of crafts for cats such as knitted or crocheted items, catnip toys, felted balls  Amigurumi […]

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Foster Parenting

Since the Annex Cat Rescue does not have an animal shelter, we use a network of foster homes to nurture, socialize, provide companionship, love, respect and temporary shelter for our kittens and cats on their journey to finding forever homes. Our foster parents pay for the food and other basic necessities, for which they can […]

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Trapping

An important part of ACR’s work is our Trap-Neuter/Spay-Return (TNR) program. This requires a network of volunteers to trap feral cats; transport them to and from the vets where they are neutered or spayed; provide them with recovery space, then returning them to their colonies. In this way, we help to curb overpopulation of the […]

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Feral Colony Feeding

As well as practicing TNR, Trap-Neuter/Spay-Return (TNR) and providing veterinary treatment for the sick and injured, Annex Cat Rescue has a number of routes we maintain through Feral Feeding. Feral Feeding is typically done once a week or once every two weeks for established cats along our Feeding routes (receipts for food can be exchanged […]

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Transportation

Do you have a vehicle and a couple of hours you can sometimes spare? Annex Cat Rescue is always looking for Volunteers with their own vehicle to help transport supplies to special events, collect and distribute donated food, pick up and drop off cats at the vets. This position does not require a set amount […]

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