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SPCA Monterey County is committed to safety. Before visiting, please see our changes due to COVID-19.

Become a Volunteer

Hug a Pet

Hug a Pet

Hug a Pet Volunteer

Volunteers with their certified (Pet Therapy or Canine Good Citizen) companion dog bring cheer to those in our community who need it most. The psychological, physiological and social benefits of the bonds between humans and companion animals are well documented.

Time Commitment: Regular visits can be scheduled 1-4 times a month or participate in one-time opportunities.

Age Requirement: 18+

Please note: Due to coronavirus safety concerns, the SPCA is not currently accepting new volunteer applications. Please check back for more information!