Happy Tails Dachshund Rescue: 

(209) 647-1251



Volunteers are the backbone of our organization.  We expect our volunteers to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all events as we are representing the organization.  We need volunteers in all areas of our organization.

• Are you proficient at writing?  Would you like to write a newsletter for us?  
• Are you a dog whisperer?  We are always looking for training help with our dogs.
• Do you have friends in the press that can help us promote our organization?
• Do you have time on Saturdays to help us at our regular adoption events or maybe be a part of our travel crew that does off site events?
• Are you good at fundraising?  Do you have ideas to help us raise funds for the medical needs of our dogs?
• Do you like walking dogs and don’t mind picking up after them?  Maybe you can help at our events.
• Do you have a child between the ages of 14 and 17 that needs to have volunteer hours?  They can join our junior volunteer program.
• Do you marketing experience? To help us get sponsors.
• Do you have speech experience? To talk to civic groups about us.
• Do you have grant writing experience? To write grants for us.


Q: If I Volunteer For Adoption Events, Do I Have To Be There Every Event?
A: No, but we would like to know in advance when you will be there, as it helps us with scheduling.

Q: I'm Only Available Between Noon And 2:00, Can I Still Volunteer At Adoption Events?

A: Absolutely! We appreciate any time you can give us. Please let us know ahead of time for scheduling purposes.

Q: What Do Volunteers Do At Adoption Events?

A: We walk dogs, talk to people about our dogs, help to socialize our dogs, and help match dogs to adopters.

Thank You To Our Partners &​ Sponsors!