West Sound Wildlife Shelter
Volunteer Application
First Name:
Last Name:
Primary Phone:
Secondary Phone:
Email Address (required):
Emergency Contact:
Highest Level of Education:
Any medical condition that we should be aware of relevant to wildlife care:
History of nausea or fainting around blood, strong odors or dissecting animals:
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Date of last Tetanus vaccination:
A current tetanus vaccine is required. If not current, you will have to get one before the start of your volunteer service and provide proof of vaccination.
The Shelter is open 7 days a week and most holidays. Volunteers are needed EVERY day.
There are three shifts in the spring and summer: 9 am - 12 pm, 12 pm - 3 pm, and 3 pm - 6 pm. There are 2 shifts in the fall and winter: 9 am – 1 pm, and 1 pm – 5 pm.
Overlapping may be permitted depending on need, and with prior permission from Shelter staff.
Wildlife stewards are asked to commit to one, and the same, 4–hour shift each week to ensure consistency of care. You may commit to more than one shift, but no more than three per week.
Days of the week and hours you would like to volunteer:
Experience with animals (both domestic and wildlife - if none, state None):
List any completed classes or training related to animal care (college courses, IWRC seminars, Audubon workshops, etc.):
If you are a member of any animal welfare, wildlife, or environmental organizations, please list them:
Why do you want to volunteer with West Sound Wildlife Shelter?
Where did you hear about West Sound Wildlife Shelter? (Check all that apply)
Please check the following skills and abilities you already have and would like to help with:
Please tell us anything else you'd like us to know.
Questions? Please call us at (206) 855.9057