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Feature August 2015 Issue

Become a Shelter Volunteer

Fostering a cat or kitten in your home can make the difference in her finding a good forever home. It is a big responsibility — with tremendous rewards.

Become a Shelter Volunteer

Socializing the animals can be a vital step in helping them find their forever homes. Here’s how your various talents can be put to good use.

You don’t need a special degree or specific expertise to lend a much-needed helping hand at your local animal shelter. All you need is the desire to participate in the worthy cause of helping homeless animals. And it doesn’t necessarily have to be a lot of your time, either.

In fact, whatever your occupation may be, you’re likely to possess certain skills and talents that your local shelter can utilize. Volunteers with legal and accounting skills,…

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