Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Animal Services. As a volunteer you have the ability to change the lives of hundreds of animals. There are a variety of opportunities and to begin, you must attend a County volunteer orientation. We look forward to having you on our team! Our volunteers are invaluable! They help to keep our animals safe, clean, and adoptable. If you are interested in learning more about the volunteer groups in Santa Barbara, Lompoc, or Santa Maria, call one of the organizations below.
To volunteer, call our volunteer coordinator at 934-6981.
At the Santa Maria Shelter:
Santa Maria Volunteer Line : (805) 934-6331
At the Lompoc Shelter:
County Animal Placement Assistance (CAPA):
At the Santa Barbara Shelter:
For Dogs, call ( 805) 681-4369
For Cats: call Animal Shelter Assistance Program (ASAP) at 683-3368
For Rabbits: call Bunnies Urgently Needing Shelter (BUNS) at 683-0521