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Tale Waggers

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Children, under parental supervision, read to adoption dogs and cats to improve their reading skills and provide socialization to the pets.

Key Responsibilities

  • Parents will walk dogs before reading session
  • Make sure dog food and cat food is kept separate and properly labelled


  • Be detail oriented and be able to follow instructions
  • Children must be supervised by their parent or legal guardian
  • Parents must be able to safely handle the animals according to requirements outlined in the provided training

Training Provided

  • Volunteer orientation
  • Written instructions for “Tale Waggers”
  • Slideshow “Dogs & Cat Training”

Time Commitment

 Volunteer commits to a minimum of eight hours per month.