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Jackson County Animal Shelter

Contact: Jane Finneran
Mailing Address: 2541 Tilley Creek
Cullowhee, NC 28723
Phone Number: 828-293-7415
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Office Hours: Monday-Saturday: 9:00am-12:00pm and 2:00pm-4:00pm
Directions: 463 Airport Road: Turn left onto Hwy 107 (away from Sylva) at the main campus entrance. Take the first right, onto Little Savannah Road. Follow Little Savannah 1.6 miles, to the top of the mountain. Turn right onto Airport Road and follow the signs to the animal shelter.
Agency Description: The Jackson County Animal Shelter believes that both pets and people deserve to live in a safe community together. The Animal Shelter provides adoption and animal reunification services for dogs and cats, as well as animal control.
Training: 30 minute orientation
Time Commitment: 1-2 hours per visit

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Special Requirements:

Volunteers should be comfortable with dogs and cats. New volunteers must have a basic background check (conducted by the shelter).

Volunteer Involvement: Volunteers are needed to walk dogs and pet cats.
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