Get Involved

Get involved in the endless opportunities we offer here at Seattle Humane.  We love our community. And we love inviting you into our mission! Whether you want to volunteer, get to know us, or just love animals, you’re welcome here.


Advocacy at Seattle Humane Seattle Humane is championing the rights and well-being of pets and their people alongside our peers in the animal welfare community. We are committed to sharing information about the ever-evolving field of animal welfare, empowering our community to act as advocates for pets and the people who love them.… Read more


You can work hands-on with animals in our shelter, in the office, or even foster pets at home. Come one time or come regularly. Take a look at our variety of volunteer opportunities.… Read more

Foster a Pet

More than 5,000 animals each year benefit from our foster program. Foster a pet through Seattle Humane and give a pet a temporary home while they’re waiting to be adopted.… Read more

Youth Programs

Whether they’re visiting our pets or joining our day camps, your children will love coming right into the shelter for fun and learning. It’s good for our pets — and great for your kids!… Read more

Schools & Classrooms

Are you interested in connecting your students with humane education or service learning? We’ve got you covered. … Read more

Community Service Activities

Children and youth are some of the greatest supporters of animals and the work we do at Seattle Humane. Fortunately, there are many ways for youth to get involved! Read through the options below and see what inspires you. Download a printable copy here: Community Service Activities 2023. If you have any questions or other ideas,… Read more

Community Programs

Looking for the perfect venue to host your event? Want to add a wow factor to your community gathering? Look no further than Seattle Humane! Seattle Humane’s tailored Community Programs offerings are sure to meet your needs, all while making a positive impact for pets in need.… Read more

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