General Volunteer/Research Specialist

If none of the other open roles we have fit your interest and/or skills, but you still want to help us save animals and do not mind doing some research, this is the role for you! 

We are looking for a volunteer who is willing to do tasks across various areas. 

Minimum Requirements: 

  • Must embody BARK Rescue CA’s core values: 
    • Passionate: Have passion in animal rescue/animal welfare
    • Open & Constructive: Able to share your opinions/questions/concerns in a way that builds up each other and the organization
    • Collaborative & Hands-On: See each other as partners, see other rescue organizations as partners not competition, communicative & can work well with others. 
    • Inclusive: Believe that all pets, regardless of gender and breeds, deserve an equal chance to be loved and cared for. 

If you are interested, please answer the following questions in an email to

  • How do you embody BARK Rescue CA’s core values? 
  • What is your weekly/monthly time commitment to BARK Rescue CA (ballpark)? 
  • Please give us a few availability within the next 1-2 weeks for a 45-minute conversation to learn more about you & to address any question you might have about the organization and/or the role.