Junior Volunteer Summer Camp

We are now registering for our summer 2018 Junior Volunteer Camp.  If you are interested in any of our camps please sign up soon. Our camps fill up very quickly, and class size is limited.  After registration we will send all paperwork required for our camps (please supply your e-mail when you register).

 All camps, except the 12-18 year old animal career presentations, will be held at the West Suburban Humane Society. Our location is 1901 West Ogden Avenue in Downers Grove, IL L 60515. Our phone number is (630-960-9600 x 24). All camps held at West Suburban Humane Society run from 9 a.m. until noon.

6 to 8 Year Old Camp

June 11th-14th  This camp is full. To be added to a wait list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Dogs, Dogs and Puppies!  This 4 day camp will introduce our campers to all things canine. They will learn about dog safety and behavior and what is takes to keep a dog happy and healthy. We will reinforce the lessons with games and teamwork activities. The campers will “adopt” a plush stuffed dog on the last day by working with our adoption staff. To register, click on the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42767267047

July 9th-13th

All about Cats and Dogs. During this 5 day camp we will have the children learn about both cats and dogs with hands on activities and games. The week will cumulate in the campers “adopting” their choice of a plush stuffed dog or cat after being interviewed by our adoption staff.  To register, click on the link below:

 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42767656211

July 23rd-27th  This camp is full. To be added to a wait list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

All about Cats and Dogs. During this 5 day camp we will have the children learn about both cats and dogs with hands on activities and games. The week will cumulate in the campers “adopting” their choice of a plush stuffed dog or cat after being interviewed by our adoption staff.  To register, click on the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42767795628

August 6th-10th This camp is full. To be added to a wait list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

All about Cats and Dogs. During this 5 day camp we will have the children learn about both cats and dogs with hands on activities and games. The week will cumulate in the campers “adopting” their choice of a plush stuffed dog or cat after being interviewed by our adoption staff.  To register, click on the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42768431530

9 to 11 Year Old Camp

June 18th-22nd  This camp is full. To be added to a wait list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Dogs, Cats and Animal Shelters 

Spend a week with the dogs and cats of West Suburban Humane Society. What does it take to keep them happy and healthy? We will explore dog and cat care, which includes medical support for these animals. Such topics as spaying and parasite control will be discussed with hands on models and examples. All topics will help the campers understand what it takes to care for their own pets, or what to think about before adopting. The campers will have their choice of an art/craft project to represent what type of animal they would choose to adopt after they are “interviewed” by our adoption staff. To register, click on the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42768126618
June 25th - 29th This camp is full. To be added to a wait list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Dogs, Cats and Animal Shelters

Spend a week with the dogs and cats of West Suburban Humane Society. What does it take to keep them happy and healthy? We will explore dog and cat care, which includes medical support for these animals. Such topics as spaying and parasite control will be discussed with hands on models and examples. All topics will help the campers understand what it takes to care for their own pets, or what to think about before adopting. The campers will have their choice of an art/craft project to represent what type of animal they would choose to adopt after they are “interviewed” by our adoption staff. To register, click on the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42992220890

July 16th-20th This camp is full. To be added to a wait list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Dogs, Cats and Animal Shelters

Spend a week with the dogs and cats of West Suburban Humane Society. What does it take to keep them happy and healthy? We will explore dog and cat care, which includes medical support for these animals. Such topics as spaying and parasite control will be discussed with hands on models and examples. All topics will help the campers understand what it takes to care for their own pets, or what to think about before adopting. The campers will have their choice of an art/craft project to represent what type of animal they would choose to adopt after they are “interviewed” by our adoption staff. To register, click on the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42768976159

July 30th-August 3rd - This camp is full. To be added to a wait list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Dogs, Cats and Animal Shelters

Spend a week with the dogs and cats of West Suburban Humane Society. What does it take to keep them happy and healthy? We will explore dog and cat care, which includes medical support for these animals. Such topics as spaying and parasite control will be discussed with hands on models and examples. All topics will help the campers understand what it takes to care for their own pets, or what to think about before adopting. The campers will have their choice of an art/craft project to represent what type of animal they would choose to adopt after they are “interviewed” by our adoption staff. To register, click on the link below:

 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42769111564

August 13-17th - This camp is full. To be added to a wait list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Dogs, Cats and Animal Shelters

Spend a week with the dogs and cats of West Suburban Humane Society. What does it take to keep them happy and healthy? We will explore dog and cat care, which includes medical support for these animals. Such topics as spaying and parasite control will be discussed with hands on models and examples. All topics will help the campers understand what it takes to care for their own pets, or what to think about before adopting. The campers will have their choice of an art/craft project to represent what type of animal they would choose to adopt after they are “interviewed” by our adoption staff. To register, click on the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/junior-volunteer-summer-camp-tickets-42769310158

 

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