Walk for Animals

Walk For Animals – North County

Volunteers Needed!

Hundreds of volunteers are needed to ensure Walk for Animals success. Want to join the fun?!

The Walk is one of San Diego Humane Society’s largest fundraising events of the year and helps raise money to care for the more than 50,000 wild and domestic animals that will come through the shelter in 2019. We’ll celebrate our community’s commitment to animals, while raising vital funds for San Diego Humane Society’s lifesaving programs.

Read below for event information and complete the volunteer application to sign up.


Event Information

Walk for Animals – North County

February 23, 2019

Kit Carson Park
3333 Bear Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92025


Volunteer Role

Course Marshall 8:00-11:00 a.m.

Hundreds of volunteers are needed along the 2.5 mile course to direct walkers so they don’t veer off course and get lost. In this position you cheer on walkers and dogs as they pass by so lots of energy is required!

Volunteer Requirements

  1. Must be 16+ or volunteer with a guardian
  2. Must be able to commit to the full volunteer shift
  3. Must wear the Walk for Animals volunteer shirt, provided at volunteer check in
  4. Pets are not allowed to volunteer with you, if you prefer to participate with your pet you can sign up to walk! (Click here to register as a walker)

Steps to sign up to volunteer:

  1. Compete our volunteer event application below
  2. Immediately after you submit your application,  you will be registered as a volunteer for the event
  3. A few weeks before the event, you will receive more detailed volunteer information via email
  4. Do you have friends or family interested in volunteering with you? Have them complete the application as well!
  5. Need to cancel your volunteer shift? Please notify us at [email protected] so we can fill the vacancy


Click here to sign up to volunteer at the Walk!

Thank you for your interest in volunteering and for supporting San Diego Humane Society!