The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois
 

Volunteering at DuPage County Animal Control

DuPage County Animal Control welcomes volunteers who support our purposes and desire to make a contribution to the welfare of animals in our community.
The list below describes what some of our Volunteers do at the Shelter.
 

Interested in becoming a DCACC Volunteer?   Click here to complete a Volunteer Application online. 

Animal Care Volunteers

  • Monday - Friday 8am - 11am
  • Animal care volunteers are responsible for cleaning our adoption cats (cleaning, feeding, grooming, and providing exercise).

Dog Walker/Cat Fancier

  • Mon. &Thurs 12:00pm - 7:00pm; Tues.,Wed., Fri. 12:00pm - 4:30pm
  • Volunteer to walk, and exercise adoption dogs and groom & exercise adoption cats.

Animal Pals

  • Thursdays 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Accompany shelter staff and adoptable pets to the DuPage Convalescent Center to visit with residents.

Special Event Volunteer

  • Represent the shelter and handle animals at special events and/or help with fundraising activities.  Contact Dina at (630) 407-2800 or animalcontrol@dupageco.org for more information.

Foster Care

Volunteer Now!  Click here to complete a Volunteer Application online 

 

NO COURT ORDERED COMMUNITY SERVICE.

We welcome youth volunteers, under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
 
For more information about specific programs please call (630) 407-2800 or email animalcontrol@dupageco.org