Gungahlin Vet Hospital

Volunteering with animals

Canberra provides many opportunities to volunteer your time to help animals, or to work with animals to help people. Here are a few to consider - please let us know of others.

Volunteers at DAS

Enjoy walking dogs? Become a DOGLOVER@DAS!! Do you like dogs? Want to contribute to the welfare of dogs in the ACT? And get healthy regular outdoor exercise in a bushland setting close to Canberra? Become a Domestic Animals Services (DAS) volunteer! DAS has two large exercise yards and a lovely bush trail. Volunteers come at a scheduled time each week and usually take out dogs for 15-20 minutes each. Sessions vary but usually 1 ½ - 2 hours works best for volunteers and dogs. As a Volunteer yo…