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Making a difference...
Friends of Pets depends on volunteer effort
and community support.
Volunteers are needed in areas ranging from pet
care to administrative tasks
to cookie sales! (We're sure to have a job that suits your interest.)
Donors in the
Friends of Pets Family make a financial commitment
to support our advocacy efforts for unwanted and abandoned animals
in our community. Join us!
Our television PSA "Commitment"
is a lighthearted
look at the true meaning of love
that lasts a lifetime. You might
recognize yourself and your
furry "life partner" here! Thanks
to our friends at SprocketHeads
for another great production!
the QuickTime video
(playlength 30 sec)
on 4 paws
|FOP's award-winning "Hero" PSA
was our gift to the community after
the 9/11 tragedy, saluting animals
who served us at Ground Zero and
at home as we cope with a changed
world. It was produced for us by
with footage also
provided by CNN and FEMA.
the QuickTime video
(playlength 60 sec)
Need QuickTime? It's
Center Phone Volunteers
Here's a great job you can do from home. Our
volunteers relay messages and help callers with info and assistance. We train you and provide the tools you need to be part of our lifeline to the
Return calls to prospective adopters and
help them complete adoption applications over the phone. This can be
done from home, but a fax machine or email address is necessary.
Event Captains are responsible for setting up and
breaking down the FOP booth at various events. Meet your fellow
volunteers and the public! Requires reliable transportation and the
ability to lift boxes up to 40 lbs.
Visit schools and other sites to speak to young
people about responsible pet ownership. Great opportunity for those
with teaching experience or who enjoy working with kids.
Loving homes are urgently needed to temporarily
care for dogs and cats awaiting adoption. The decision on whether or not
we can rescue an animal often depends on whether there is a foster to
Shake a leg! Our
dogs in boarding care need walks and playtime
and hugs. (They give as good as they get!) You'll both get a breath
of fresh air.
lots more to do!
Email our Volunteer Coordinator
us your volunteer
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our volunteer application. It's free!
the Friends of Pets Family!
Make a one-time donation or
sign up for regular monthly donations
to support FOP programs. New donors receive a window sticker
to alert emergency services of the pets in your home. Donations
of $10 or more receive a subscription to our Whiskers
newsletter. Thanks so much for being part of our family!
Print our donation
form and mail to:
Friends of Pets
P.O. Box 240981
Anchorage, AK 99524-0981
our donation chair if you have questions.
|Member, National Animal
||Member, American Humane
Friends of Pets is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit
Tax ID #94-3095459