‚ÄčAnimal Welfare Society of Howard County


Founded 1944

We rely on the kindness of volunteers to provide our pets with all the attention they deserve! There are a range of duties volunteers can assist with, both directly with the animals and with upkeep. We encourage creativity and new ideas, and always need assistance. If you love animals and have some spare time, we would love to have you as a part of our team. 

When you are finished filling the application out, you may email it to info@awshc.org or you can print it and mail it to us. For contact information or questions, please contact us.

Examples of tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Feeding cats or dogs 
  • Cleaning cages and litter boxes 
  • Washing dishes and rotating laundry 
  • Improving shelter grounds as we expand
  • And most importantly, providing pets with love and care!