If you would like to volunteer, there are several options listed below.
Exercising, socializing, petting, and giving comfort to the animals at the shelter
Helping with shelter cleaning or maintenance
Performing general repairs, painting, and other light repairs at the shelter
Becoming a foster parent
Assisting in fund raising events
Assisting in public relations
Helping in educating the public on spaying/neutering and humane treatment of animals
Helping at the retail store, “For Our Furry Friends”
To volunteer at the Shelter, please call our Shelter Manager (Marie Hayes) at 910-259-7022. If you like to volunteer at the For Our Furry Friends Resale Store, call the store’s manager (Debbie Graves) at 910-789-5000.
Other Ways to Help
Between family and work duties, most people have limited time to devote to volunteering at the shelter, but many still find their heart strings pulled to help in some way. So, below are a few ideas you can help that will take little of your time.
Collect items such as laundry detergent (HE), puppy food, cat litter, toilet tissue and paper towels
Play with the dogs in the outdoor play area or cuddle and play with the kittens in the kitty/cat play room
Schedule a time with your child’s school to talk to the young about importance of spay/neuter and humane treatment of animals
Help at or come to one of the fundraising events
Ask your neighborhood store owner if you can put a PCHS donation jar in their store and collect the donations monthly
Shop at or donate to the FOFF Store.