We are always looking for motivated individuals to help at the shelter...
Are you an experienced event planner? We would love to have folks help to plan, organize, and run our fundraising events.
If you have a special skill set not listed, Email us and let us know what you can do to help!

You can click on the Volunteer Application button, fill it out and  bring it to the shelter or mail:

URGAS
PO Box 369
Monte Vista, CO 81144

Volunteer positions available


Clerical: Answering phone, General filing and copying
Dog Walkers:  Volunteers are always needed to walk the dogs.
Maintenance/Cleaning: 

  • Help the staff with cleaning the kennels
  • Help water/feed the dogs
  • Clean dishes
  • Help with laundry
  • Minor repairs

Socialization: Volunteers needed to play and socialize with the dogs - one on one time

Transportation: Volunteers who are available to transport dogs to other facilities.


email us if you have any questions

Won't you please help....