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A Message From the CEO Regarding the Fullness of the Shelter

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Dear friends, Over the past 30 days, we have experienced a 115% increase in the number of stray animals that have come through our doors. In addition, we receive 75+ daily requests to take in pets. These requests come from people needing to rehome their pets, as well as other shelters who are experiencing challenges…

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Administrative Assistant

The Administrative Assistant is a valued member of the APA and is an essential partner to the CEO and COO.  The Administrative Assistant is responsible for a variety of administrative duties that ensure seamless functioning of the organization. This person is a quick thinker and problem solver, is highly organized, and can confidently and proficiently serve as the right-hand to the two most senior-leadership positions in the organization. This position will have a flexible work environment with the option to work remotely or in the office. Starting rate of pay is $17/hour.

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Intake Coordinator

Join a caring team and work with animals every day!  This position supports members of the public who find stray animals or need help rehoming their own pet. Applicants should have friendly and professional customer service skills and be comfortable handling animals. This position shares resources with people inquiring about surrendering, answers phone, responds to emails, coordinates intakes, and at times provides assistance to the adoptions team. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent and computer literacy. Previous customer service and animal handling experience preferred. This position starts at $16/hour. The APA also offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees to support the health and wellbeing of our team and their families. 

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2021 New Year For The Strays Virtual Trivia Night

Join us virtually for the 2021 New Year For The Strays Virtual Trivia Night presented by Purina! This fun-filled evening will include trivia, raffle items, and a silent auction, and each ticket package purchase will allow your whole household to join the fun. 100% of the proceeds from this event will benefit several amazing animal…

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2020 Bright Spots

Dear Friends, While 2020 was a year with challenges, it was a great year for the pets at the APA. In addition to finding over 3,500 pets safe, loving homes, we helped thousands more through wellness programs and other initiatives. We are proud of our accomplishments over the past year and want to share them…

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