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Volunteer

Volunteer time and talents are a huge asset to the Fort Worth Animal Shelter.

There are many ways you can make a difference for the welfare of animals at both the Chuck Silcox Animal Care & Control Center and PetSmart Charities Adoption Centers. Volunteers can play with the pets and help them socialize; groom pets; photograph pets; interact with the pets in the Medical Treatment Ward; assist with adoptions and tours of the shelter; or assist with data entry/office work.

Businesses, organizations and youth groups also are welcome for a day of service.

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Task Force

The Animal Task Force reviewed operations and adherence of procedures and laws from Decemember through March.

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Location & Hours

Chuck Silcox Animal Care & Control Center
4900 Martin St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Hours

Sunday & Monday: 1–4 p.m. (Owner reclaim services only)
Tuesday-Friday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m. (Adoptions and reclaims open at noon)
Saturday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (Adoptions and reclaims open at noon)

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Contact

Report Animal Issues

Phone:
817-392-1234

Assistant Director:
Dr. Tim Morton

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