Are you looking to make a difference while enjoying all that the Valley of the Sun has to offer? Altered Tails is looking for a new Executive Director to continue leading us in our mission of providing more than 25,000 high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter surgeries to owned pets, shelter partners, and community cats. Our hero is a person with a track record of management experience in the animal welfare space who has successfully managed grants of various sizes and has built community relationships in the past. If you have a passion for spay/neuter and community outreach, love a strong team atmosphere and cooperative spirit, we'd love to hear from you!
Director of Animal Protection - Department of Public Health and Environment
Denver Animal Protection (DAP) provides animal care and protection services for all of Denver County. We foster the human-animal bond by protecting the safety and welfare of Denver's animals and citizens. DAP is committed to providing humane care to companion animals; reuniting lost pets with their owners; adopting pets to loving homes; enforcing Denver County animal ordinances; and proactively educating the public about animals, their needs, and DAP's critical role as a community resource.
Animal Shelter Population Manager
Are you compassionate about animals and have a desire to speak for those who cannot? Do you like making a difference in lives for both animals and people? Do you work well in a fast-paced team environment? Dumb Friends League wants you! Purpose of Position: Develop, deliver, and support effective, safe, and considerate animal experience through the League’s Population Management processes, including evaluation, transfer, and internal movement components.
Shelter Manager position - oversee shelter operations, full time, located in Olean, NY
Chief Shelter Veterinarian
Denver Animal Protection has an opening for a Chief Shelter Veterinarian. This position will serve as the primary veterinarian surgeon and will oversee shelter management and operations. The veterinary clinic at DAP is one of the two shelter clinics (and the only municipal shelter) in Colorado that is American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) accredited. We see a variety of patients, including dogs, cats, small mammals, farm animals, fish, poultry, and reptiles. We are well equipped with dental radiographs, digital radiographs, oxygen cage, ultrasound, and cautery.
Veterinary Receptionist - League Hospital
The Dumb Friends League is currently hiring a Veterinary Receptionist to join the League’s Veterinary Hospital team! The League’s Veterinary Hospital team members will work at either the Yuma Street (Central Denver) or CSU Spur (North Denver) location. Both locations provide access to high quality veterinary urgent care for under-served populations in our community. Purpose of Position: Provide exceptional customer service to our patrons, ensuring a smooth and orderly flow of patients through the hospital. This position works directly with underserved community members and their pets to provide high quality, affordable veterinary care for sick and injured pets.
Overnight Veterinary Technician
Are you a skilled veterinary technician with the experience needed to work independently? The League is looking for an Overnight Veterinary Technician. This key role within our Shelter Veterinary Services team, works with our Overnight Veterinary Assistants to manage critical care cases, patient diagnostics, vaccinations, and other responsibilities during an overnight shift. This is a critical position, directly supporting the League’s mission to end animal homelessness and animal suffering. This position is located at the League’s Leslie A. Malone Center at 2080 S. Quebec Street in Denver, Colorado. Purpose of Position: Provide overnight medical care and treatment for animals.
Overnight Veterinary Assistant Shelter Veterinary Services
Are you compassionate about animals and have a desire to speak for those who cannot? We are seeking a self-motivated individual to join our dedicated team of passionate animal welfare professionals at the Leslie A. Malone Center. For over 100 years, the Dumb Friends League has been working to end pet homelessness and animal suffering by providing a strong and steadfast voice for those who cannot speak for themselves. As the largest community-based animal welfare organization in the region, we care for more than 20,000 homeless pets and horses each year at our four facilities and are a national model in animal welfare. Working in partnership with teams across the League, you will help prevent and alleviate animal suffering. Apply to join our fantastic team of Veterinary Assistants now! Purpose of Position: Assist in providing medical care and treatment for animals
Veterinary Technician - San Luis Valley
Are you compassionate about animals and have a desire to speak for those who cannot? For over 100 years, the Dumb Friends League has been working to end pet homelessness and animal suffering by providing a strong and steadfast voice for those who cannot speak for themselves. If you work well with people too, join our team and help us provide that voice. The Veterinary Technician position has a high level of responsibility and impact on the Dumb Friends League. This individual will utilize their technical abilities to create and assist in outcomes for animals at the shelter and beyond. Veterinary technicians collaborate with all other departments within the League to provide animal handling and treatment, along with training and leadership. The candidate selected for this role will be a certified veterinary technician or have relevant proven experience in surgery and emergency medicine. The ideal candidate will have exceptional customer service experience, proven ability to be a team player and ability to independently problem solve. Purpose of Position: Provide medical care and treatment for shelter animals. Provide medical care and treatment of both shelter and owned animals during all parts of surgery.
Animal Adoptions Associate
Are you compassionate about animals and have a desire to speak for those who cannot? Do you like making a difference in lives for both animals and people? Do you work well in a fast-paced team environment? Dumb Friends League wants you! Purpose of Position: Provide assistance and adoption counseling to shelter patrons.