Animals and the Environment

City of Redlands Animal Control

504 North Kansas Street
Redlands, CA 92373
(909) 798-7644
Contact: Jodi Kroeger, Animal Services Supervisor
Services Needed: Pet care, kennel care
Required Skills: Previous animal handling preferred. Must love animals.

Environmental Learning Center (& Highland Sam J. Racadio Library)

7863 Central Avenue
Highland, CA 92346
(909) 425-4700
Contact: Lauren Bergh, ELC Program Specialist
Services Needed: Build and maintain exhibits such as fossil and animal displays, feed animals, animal care, help prepare programs, gardens and cleaning of exhibits.
Required Skills: Computer literacy required.


Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption

(Formerly the Riverside Humane Society)
6165 Industrial Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504

(951) 688-4340
Contact: Jackie Lamirande, Volunteer Coordinator
Services Needed: Interacting , walking and playing with pets.
Required: Complete a volunteer application (found on-line), submit by mailing or dropping off, attend a one hour orientation. Be willing to donate at least 4 hours per month for at least six months.


Redlands Conservancy

31534 Highview Drive
Redlands, CA 92373
(909) 389-7810
Contact: Sherli Leonard, Coordinator
Services Needed: Help organize senior stewards for CKGO.  Work with Professor Jim Blauth to meet and train students who will work with young people in outdoor education programs at Redlands' open space sites and trails.


San Gorgonio Wilderness Association

34701 Mill Creek Rd.
Mentone, CA 92359
(909) 382-2906

Wildlands Conservancy Oak Glen Preserve

39611 Oak Glen Road, #10
Oak Glen, CA 92399
(909) 790-3698
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator
Services Needed: Help conduct interpretative walks, talks, and activities. Help with trail maintenance. Also need office assistance, education program development. May also work visitor information kiosk.
Required Skills: Enjoy working with people and the outdoors..

Yucaipa Animal Placement Society (YAPS)

11937 13th Street
Yucaipa, CA 92399
(909) 790-1440
Contact: Krista Dunlop, Executive Director
Services Needed: Office help, fundraising, animal orientations, aiding animal's quality of life
Required Skills: Phone skills; patience and kindness with animals
Additional Information: YAPs is open Tuesday thru Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm