How do I join? What skills are you looking for?

Check out our Join page for more details.

We are particularly interested in hearing from volunteers with the following skills or qualifications:

  • USAR Responders/Technicians
  • Veterinary Assistants, Nurses and Technicians
  • Rural/Livestock Technicians
  • Experienced equestrians/trainers
  • Registered Veterinarians
  • Animal Control Officers
  • Animal Welfare Inspectors
  • Swiftwater Rescue Responders/Technicians
  • GIS specialists/analysts
  • Photographers/video editors
  • Accountants
  • Heavy trade drivers
  • Trades persons (builders, electricians, plumbers)
  • Lawyers (public, administrative, criminal law)
  • Nurses/Paramedics/EMTs
  • Firefighters
  • Military
  • Public relations and marketing
  • Incident command/CIMS
  • Fundraising and grant writing
  • Graphic designers/illustrators
  • Counsellors/psychologists (esp. interested in pet loss)
  • Administrators
  • Yes, we still want an astronaut… only because it is one of the few skill sets that we don’t have.