Volunteer Opportunities

Front Office
Greet the public, helping with adoptions, answering phones, answering questions regarding basic pet care, filing, writing thank you notes, taking incoming lost/found reports, get guests signed in and direct them to Adoption kennel areas.
Kennel Assistant 8-11 am only
 The shelter must be kept clean to ensure the health and comfort of the animals. Assist with hosing down dog runs, disinfecting all soiled kennel surfaces, removing all soiled bedding and toys to be replaced with clean bedding and toys. Dogs are fed first thing in the morning and feeding bowls and utensils are to be washed on a daily basis.
Dog Socializing
A Dog handling class is required prior to taking a dog out of his/her kennel. The class is offered on Saturday mornings from 9-10 or 10-11 weather providing. This job could consist of walking dogs, taking dogs into the appropriate yard to play ball or just run around and exercise in the fresh air! Our dog’s love baths too.
Dog & Puppy Foster Dare
Care for dogs or puppies with special needs in your home until they are ready for adoption. You provide the safe environment and love, and we provide the rest! Prospective foster parents must complete a foster parent application and be approved!
Cat Care Assistant 8 – 11 am only
The shelter must be kept clean to ensure the health and comfort of the animals. Assist with cleaning cat cages, replenish food, change water and scoop and/or change litter boxes as necessary. Removing all soiled bedding and replace with clean bedding.
Cat Socializing
Play with cats inside the building in the designated cat areas. One cat at a time may be taken out of their cage providing the doors are closed and the proper sign is hanging on the outside of the door. You must sanitize your hands between handling another cat.
Cat or Kitten Foster Care
Care for cats or kittens with special needs in your home until they are ready for adoption. You provide the safe environment and love, and we provide the rest! Prospective foster parents must complete a foster parent application and be approved!
Special Events
Participate at special events and SEVHS fundraisers throughout the community at various locations. Assist in setting up and taking down of tents, tables, chairs, displays, Greet the public, hand out flyers, sell merchandise, must have an enthusiastic attitude, use of your vehicle may be required. (Able to lift 25 pounds is helpful, but not necessary).
Delivery & Collections
Deliver flyers to local businesses, libraries and veterinarian offices. Pick up donations for us when needed, use of your vehicle may be required, along with the ability to act accordingly as a representative of the SEVHS. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds if needed.
Pet Therapy
You will prepare and take dogs and/or cats to visit designated locations in the community, nursing homes, etc. Use of your vehicle is required. A Dog Handling class is required prior to beginning pet therapy. Classes are offered on Saturday mornings from 9-10 or 10-11, weather providing.
Disaster Evacuation
Preparation, assisting in loading and unloading of animals and other necessary items for transportation to evacuation location.
General Housekeeping
Keeping up with a high volume of laundry, cleaning window, sweeping inside/outside, keeping storage area organized, etc.

Yard Maintenance
Mowing, weed eating, raking, planting, weeding flower beds, trimming.

SEVHS sWag store policies

Thank you for purchasing  products from the SEVHS sWag store. 100% of the profit from your purchase is donated to the Southeast Volusia Humane Society. 


When will I get my order?

Usually, it takes 3–7 days to fulfill an order, after which it’s shipped out. The shipping time depends on your location, but can be estimated as follows:

  • USA: 3–4 business days
  • [during Covid-19] When will I get my order?
    Our fulfillment times may be longer than usual and may continue to increase until things get back to normal. We’re seeing delays in our supply chain, including distributors and shipping carriers as the entire industry is grappling with challenges.
Where will my order ship from?

We work with an on-demand order fulfillment company with facilities worldwide!

My order should be here by now, but I still don’t have it. What should I do?

Before getting in touch with us, please help us out by doing the following:

  • Check your shipping confirmation email for any mistakes in the delivery address
  • Ask your local post office if they have your package
  • Stop by your neighbors in case the courier left the package with them.

If the shipping address was correct, and the package wasn’t left at the post office or at your neighbor’s, get in touch with us at store@sevhumanesociety.org with your order number.

If you did find a mistake in your delivery address, we can send you a replacement order, but shipping will be at your own cost.


How are your products made?

We work with a print-on-demand drop shipper. They have locations worldwide, so depending on where you are, your orders are printed and shipped from the facility that can do it most efficiently!.

How do I track my order?

You’ll receive a tracking link via email when your order ships out. If you have any questions about your tracking or shipment, drop us a line at sevhsstore@sevhumanesociety.org.

I received a wrong/damaged product, what should I do?

We’re so sorry if the product you ordered arrived damaged. To help us resolve this for you quickly, please email us at store@sevhumanesociety.org within a weeks’ time with photos of the damaged product, your order number, and any other details you may have about your order. We’ll get back to you with a resolution as soon as possible!


What’s your return policy?

We don’t offer returns and exchanges, but if there’s something wrong with your order, please let us know by contacting us at store@sevhumanesociety.org!

Do you offer refunds?

Refunds are only offered to customers that receive the wrong items or damaged items. If any of these apply, please contact us at store@sevhumanesociety.org with photos of wrong/damaged items and we’ll sort that out for you.

Can I exchange an item for a different size/color?

At this time, we don’t offer exchanges. If you’re unsure which size would fit better, check out our sizing charts—we have one for every item listed on our store, in the product description section. Though rare, it’s possible that an item you ordered was mislabelled. If that’s the case, please let us know at store@sevhumanesociety.org within a week after receiving your order. Include your order number and photos of the mislabeled item, and we’ll send you a new one, or issue a refund!