Amigos de los Animales, Inc

  • PR


HC 1, Box 7622
United States

About Us

Amigos de los Animales is an animal rescue organization with a small shelter whose mission is to rescue and rehabilitate stray dogs to relieve their pain and suffering and to re-home them with the help of other animal rescuers and their organizations. We are dedicated to educating our community about proper animal welfare as we also wage criminal investigations into animal cruelty.

Internships and volunteer opportunities available now!

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Feeding at least 40 animals daily
  • Cleaning and maintaining animal hygiene, kennels, and shelter grounds
  • Help during animal health checks and medication processes as needed
  • Misc. work ( doing laundry, share in helping to clean the living quarters
  • Animal socialization skills welcomed, bottle feeding babies as needed
  • Helping assure Shelter security and safety for animals and volunteers
  • Be willing to Assist with other possible duties as needed

Must Be:

  • Not afraid to get dirty
  • Comfortable working individually
  • Physically able to lift at least 40 lbs, and perform other physically demanding chores
  • Reliable, dependable, punctual
  • Comfortable communicating with others
  • Able to work in warm and often very hot conditions and at times, rain.
  • 30 volunteer hours a week for a minimum of 12 weeks expected
  • Interested to email

Benefits to intern:

  • Free front room with single sized bunk bed includes electricity & water
  • Share in food expenses
  • Across from the Beach and board walk
  • 2 minute walk to bus stop
  • 5 minutes from tourist area in Isla Verde by bus
  • 15 minutes from San Juan
  • Boardwalk and small eateries close by
  • Beautiful rural area where the beach is turquoise blue