Volunteer at Potsdam Humane Society



PHS Hosted an Open House on Friday September 11th, followed by a Volunteer Orientation. View the story by the Courier-Observer:

Volunteer Open House

From Dog Walking to Cat snuggling and Rabbit Wrangling! We need you! We would not be able to accomplish our goals and save over 1,200 animals each year without all the help from Volunteers! 

PHS will be hosting Volunteer Orientations on the dates below. All that are interested in becoming a PHS Volunteer and/or Volunteer Opportunities in and outside of the shelter! All classes are at 4pm at the shelter (17 Madrid Ave.) and last about 40 minutes.

Wednesday March 9th
Thursday April 7th

Friday May 13th


For additional information please contact the shelter (315) 265-3199 or

Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook:

Potsdam Humane Society Facebook Page

The Potsdam Humane Society is located at:

17 Madrid Avenue

Potsdam, NY 13676

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