Become a Part of the Whiskers Volunteer Team!

We are fortunate to have a team of fabulous volunteers and fosters who dedicate their free time to helping cats/kittens, but we can always use more help.Volunteers Needed!

  • If you are interested in Volunteering at the shelter, please read the information HERE, and then fill out THIS CONTACT FORM. To volunteer, you must be 18+ years old. We do accept some reliable 16-17 year old volunteers at the shelter, with parent permission and signature on liability waiver form. 
  •   If you're interested in Fostering for us, please read the information HERE. If you still have questions, please email   *To apply to be a foster, please fill out THIS FORM. To foster, you must be 21+ years old and also be local to Southbury (within 30 minutes +/-) because you will need to bring kittens/cats in for vet appts, and also need to be able to pick up supplies.
  • NOTE: We do NOT reply by phone. Please be sure to watch for reply emails! Also check your spam folder, as the reply may go to your spam!