The Richardson Animal Shelter is an open adoption facility. We encourage interaction between our visitors and adoptable pets. The Richardson Shelter is passionate about rescuing, protecting, and relocating pets to new homes. Volunteers are needed to clean animal cages, wash bowls and litter boxes, do laundry, sweep/mop, feed and walk the dogs, socialize with other adoptable pets. Times available are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. -5 p.m., and Sunday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Orientation dates are the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.