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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!

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Volunteer Opportunity: Westminster PetSmart Receptionist

Be the face of HSBV for visitors to our Westminster Petsmart adoption center! Welcome incoming clients, answer questions, direct traffic, maintain a list of waiting clients, and answer the phone.

This is the volunteer opportunity for you if:

  • You are a people person!
  • You are an engaging individual.
  • You enjoy multitasking.
  • You want to promote adoptions.
  • You can quickly learn new software applications.

What can you expect from your role as a PetSmart Receptionist?

Your service experience will involve:

  • Greeting and directing incoming traffic to the adoption center.
  • Answering general questions about adoptable animals.
  • Answering the phone, responding to voice mail messages, and processing adoption hold requests.
  • Processing adoption paperwork.

Your benefits:

  • Participate in an interesting and fast-paced volunteer position.
  • Your service is hands-on and is the first step toward adoption!
  • Volunteers receive 10% off in the Sonnyside Retail Store

Your value to the Humane Society of Boulder Valley:

  • Alleviate adoption center and lobby congestion by greeting and assisting clients
  • You help us save more lives by playing an integral role in the expansion of HSBV’s adoption programs.

Get Started!

Training & Skill Development

  1. Attend a Petsmart Receptionist Training
  2. Schedule a regular shift with the volunteer department.

Commitment: This opportunity is available Monday through Friday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm and weekends 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. We ask for a two-hour weekly shift for a six-month period, but longer shifts are greatly appreciated!

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