There are many ways to make a difference!

Become a BC Pets and Friends Member

Find out about upcoming activities and witness first-hand the impact our pet therapy teams are making throughout the lower mainland by joining us at community events or learning more about them through our members-only e-newsletter. If you believe in the healing power of animals, join us and become a member today!

Join a Committee

Want to put your passion and skills to use for a good cause? Here’s your chance! Share your skills, knowledge and expertise in fundraising, communications and marketing, membership engagement and development, community outreach, etc. Ask us about our different committees!

Serve on the Board 

As a member, you are eligible to serve on the BC Pets and Friends’ board! The Board of Directors is a working board that meets once a month in Vancouver or by Skype. It is responsible for the vision, oversight and financial stability of the organization.

Train as a Pet Therapy Team (Next intake: February 2020)

Be a part of our current 220 volunteer human-animal teams who provide pet visitations to care and educational facilities in the lower mainland. We provide volunteers with screening, orientation and facility placement services. After screening and orientation, teams are placed with their desired facility which they will visit regularly for at least a year. Click here for more details.

Be a Special Events Volunteer (Not currently accepting)

From community festivals to pet lover conventions, from hosting local fundraisers to helping out at the annual charity runs and walks, we have something for you!

Donate, Sponsor a Special Event or Support a Fundraiser

BC Pets and Friends is a registered charity with over 220 volunteer pet therapy teams visiting thousands of people in the lower mainland every year. Your support will help us continue the expansion of our pet visitation program to under-served areas in your community.

To find out more about these exciting opportunities, please email or call us today at (604) 688-1766!