Christmas For The Animals drop-in volunteer program is open to all ages -- minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult at all times and there must be one adult present for every two kids. Please complete this application form to be considered as a CHS drop-in volunteer during this holiday season!

Please note that all patrons and guests are required to present proof of vaccination, proof of privately-paid negative rapid test result (with 72 hours of service) or documentation of medical exemption.

Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom.


General Information


All About You!

Please list the names and ages of all participants in the comment boxes below and tell us a little bit about you and your group! What makes you excited to volunteer with us?



Calgary Humane Society

What does it take to be an ambassador for the Calgary Humane Society and an animal advocate on your community?



Time Commitment/Availability

Holiday drop-in volunteer shifts will occur on the following dates and times: 

  • Saturday. December 4th 
    • 8:45 am – 1pm
    • 1pm – 3pm
    • 2pm - 4pm
    • 3pm - 5pm

  • Sunday, December 5th
    • 8:45 am – 1pm
    • 1pm – 3pm
    • 2pm - 4pm
    • 3pm - 5pm

  • Saturday, December 11th 
    • 11am – 1pm
    • 1pm – 3pm
    • 2pm - 4pm
    • 3pm - 5pm

  • Sunday, December 12th 
    • 11am – 1pm
    • 1pm – 3pm
    • 2pm - 4pm
    • 3pm - 5pm

  • Saturday, December 18th
    • 11am – 1pm
    • 1pm – 3pm
    • 2pm - 4pm
    • 3pm - 5pm

  • Sunday, December 19th
    • 11am – 1pm
    • 1pm – 3pm
    • 2pm - 4pm
    • 3pm - 5pm

 Please list your preferred dates and times available below. Volunteer opportunities will be secured on a first come first serve basis -- flexible availability is preferred.



Animal Guest

All drop-in volunteer experiences come with an animal visit! Please list the order of which type of animal you'd prefer to interact with during your volunteer shift; this includes Bunnies, Cats, or Dogs -- 1 being most preferred, 3 being least preferred.

For example: 1. Dogs, 2. Bunnies, 3. Cats


*Please note that depending on what type of adoptable animals we currently have in shelter, we may not be able to accommodate your most preferred animal visit.



Email Preferences

Stay informed on important CHS news and volunteer opportunities by email. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.