Small Animal Care Team



Small Animal Care Team Volunteer



  • Provide a hygienic environment for CHS small animals to reside in and for potential adopters to visit.

  • Document animal’s poor eating and/or litter box habits, as well as behavioral changes for staff.


Tier Level: Tier 1 



  • Assist staff in cleaning enclosures.

  • Feed animals according to instructions.

  • Grooming of animals, as needed.

  • Restock any supplies that are low at the end of the shift.



  • Policies and Procedures eLearning Module

  • My Impact Page eLearning Module

  • Zoonotic Diseases eLearning Module

  • Small Animal Cleaning eLearning Module


Time and Place

  • 8am-10am, seven days a week

  • Chesapeake Humane Society Shelter, 1149 New Mill Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23322


Commitment: This volunteer position can be filled by regular volunteers, groups, or short-term volunteers