Thank you for considering volunteering with Heartland Animal Shelter!

To become a volunteer, please visit our Better Impact site to fill out an application:

All shelter volunteers must be at least 16 years of age.
Volunteers that are 16 and 17 years old will need to have a parent/guardian sign their waiver.
Volunteers are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Please read about all the volunteer opportunities we have available!

Upcoming Volunteer Orientation Dates:
Please note that these orientations are for people who have already completed an application. 

November 25th at 10AM – at the shelter

December 9th at 10AM – via Zoom

December 18th at 5:30PM – via Zoom




When you adopt from a no-kill shelter, you save two lives. The animal you adopt and the one that replaces him.