We could not carry out our mission without our loyal volunteers! Our volunteer opportunities are endless and we welcome any help we can get! Becoming a foster family is another life-saving way to volunteer. To get started, sign-up using the buttons below or For more information about our volunteer program, email us or call 636-949-9918.

Volunteer age limits are 13-15 years of age with a parent or guardian and 16 years and up without. If you are under the age of 18 a parent or guardian must also sign your volunteer waiver.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Fostering
  • Cleaning, laundry & dishes
  • Mobile Adoptions and Special Events
  • Shelter Buddy Program
  • Adventure Team
  • Walking dogs and socialization with cats
  • Photography
  • AniMeals
  • Gift Shop and Reception Assistant
  • Adoption Counselor
  • Tours, service groups and education
  • Maintenance, mowing and landscaping
  • Vet Runs
  • The opportunities are endless!

If you are interested in having your company or group participate in a service day at Five Acres Animal Shelter please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at (636) 949-9918 ext. 5 or at volunteer@fiveacresanimalshelter.org