Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering at the County Pound


  • Call us at 804-365-6485
  • Located at:
    12471 Taylor Complex Lane
    Ashland, VA 23005
  • Must be at least 16 years old

Volunteer Opportunities Include


  • Administrative office support (general clerical duties)
  • Aide (provide information to visitors; assist with animal care)
  • Dog park volunteer (events, up-keep)
  • Education/outreach volunteer (assist at various sites to educate citizens about the care of animals; i.e., spaying/neutering; also assist with animal care)
  • Special events (rabies clinics, adoption events)

In Kind Donations


We greatly appreciate your donations, items could include:
  • Animal beds
  • Canned dog and cat food
  • Cat litter
  • Dry dog and cat food
  • Formula for young kittens and puppies
  • Grooming brushes and shampoo
  • Kuranda bed, view details and order a Kuranda bed online
  • New or used collars and leashes
  • Newspaper (bundled)
  • Raw hides and other chew treats
  • Towels, sheets, blankets and soft mats