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Reason #3 Not to Miss Puttin' On The Leash This Year!

Our 22nd Annual Puttin' On The Leash is Saturday, April 26 — just two weeks away! While visiting different food booths and libation stations, guests can bid on 600+ fabulous silent auction items donated by more than 300 area companies. Attendees will be able to bid on unique items including jewelry, fine art, sports memoriabilia, animal-related products and much more!

Join us for our biggest fund-raising event of 2014, Puttin' On The Leash: Super Heroes on April 26, 2014. Click here to purchase your tickets today!



Summer Fun Starts With Spring Training

Great behavior doesn’t just happen - it’s taught. Whether you need to lay down a solid foundation or brush up on established skills, our reward-based methods will help you fulfill your dog’s potential. Come see for yourself why our Training Center is the leading program for dog training in the Boulder area.

Training Class Spotlight:
Hop, Skip and Jump - Puppy Agility

Need a midday break? Join us for afternoon Puppy Agility! This delightful and adorable 1 hour class meets for 4 weeks. Puppy Agility is designed for puppies 4 months to 1 year of age. This class introduces puppies to age-appropriate agility equipment and is fun for both puppies and guardians. The focus is to help puppies gain confidence, have a good time, release energy, and help foster the bond between guardian and pup! Class begins on 4/18, click here to register!



Volunteer Opportunity: Development Department Helper

Learn fundraising database and data entry skills! Assist the Development Assistant with data entry and other administrative tasks to support the Humane Society of Boulder Valley Development team.

This is the opportunity for you if:

  • You have a desire to help out with administrative functions of the Humane Society
  • You are available to come in M-F 9am-5pm to volunteer
  • You are comfortable working on a computer
  • You are detail oriented

What can you expect from your role as a Development Department Helper?

Your service experience will involve:

  • Entering constituent information and gifts in the Development database
  • Creating mail merges through database software to fulfill donor acknowledgement needs
  • Filing hard copies and supporting documentation of gifts
  • Assisting with mailings to constituents
  • Duties variable, depending on interest and skill level

Your benefits:

  • Great experience for anyone interested in learning or expanding office skills
  • Learn about volunteerism and how it benefits a nonprofit organization
  • Volunteering in a calm, quiet setting while still helping the animals
  • Satisfaction in documenting gifts and acknowledging donors who support the Humane Society making it possible for us to operate

Your value to the Humane Society of Boulder Valley:

  • Your involvement ensures donors are thanked in a timely manner, therefore facilitating and promoting excellent relationships with Humane Society supporters

Get Started!

Training & Skill Development

Complete Volunteer Profile. 2. Contact Development Assistant directly for information/to schedule a first shift.

Commitment: Flexible schedule, typically 2 hours weekly/biweekly, M-F 9am-5pm. Six-month commitment desired. Please phone in or email absences.

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