Caring for the needs of 42+ horses plus other farm animals is an enormous job, one that Happy Dog Ranch couldn’t accomplish without the help of volunteers. And as a nonprofit, we appreciate, depend on, and are grateful for all our wonderful volunteers who become part of the family.
Each day our volunteers assist staff with a wide variety of chores, including:
All volunteers are provided with an orientation and are assigned a senior volunteer mentor to ensure responsibilities assigned are according to your level of experience. Volunteers are also offered continuing education opportunities, such as groundwork lessons and workshop/clinic participation, to grow in their abilities. Volunteers are also offered discounts to specific events and merchandise. HDR does not offer riding lessons.
All HDR volunteers must complete and submit a volunteer form and a liability waiver.
At Happy Dog Ranch we practice a whole horse, whole person philosophy, and we ask all of our
We hope that you will join us and become a member of our volunteer family! For more information about volunteering at Happy Dog Ranch, please text Louise at 720-530-9955 to join our volunteer team.