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CAP is always looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in making a difference in the lives of homeless animals. All applicants must be highly motivated toward the welfare and humane treatment of animals, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, and know-how to be part of a team. CAP is an equal opportunity employer.

If you are interested in working for Citizens for Animals Protection, please download and complete the employment application, a fill-in PDF form, and mail it to CAP along with your resume and cover letter indicating the position(s) of interest.


Shelter - Animal Caretakers (full-time positions available)

Must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or GED.

At CAP full-time shelter employees work a variable schedule with at least one weekend day, from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm (possibly later), attending to the care of the animals in the shelter. Animal Caretakers are responsible for cleaning the cages and kennels, walking dogs, preparing food, cleaning dishes and litter boxes, doing laundry, sweeping, mopping, and other janitorial duties.

We need hard-working individuals who are not afraid of handling a variety of animals - cats and dogs, rabbits, hamsters, and other small mammals. Individuals must be compassionate toward animals and a good team player. This position provides an opportunity to move into our Adoption, Intake, and Work Up areas. Salary includes health, vacation, and sick leave benefits.

Send completed employment application & resume to Jessica Ellis via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 281-497-1537 or mail to 17555 Katy Fwy, Houston 77094 or drop off at the shelter.


Surgery Technician

Responsible for assisting other technicians, Lead Surgery Technicians, and Veterinarians to ensure that animals scheduled for surgery are processed in a humane and professional manner. To help ensure that all areas of the clinic operate efficiently and the clinic is maintained in a clean, sanitary, and organized environment. Assist in ensuring a positive public image and in improving the functioning of the organization. 
  • 1 year Veterinary Technician experienced preferred
Please send resume and application to Dr Boyle via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 



Pet Supply Sales Associate

The Pet Supply Sales Associate is often the final impression made on visitors to CAP so customer service is imperative to ensuring that when our clients leave CAP they feel happy about their experience.  The Sales Associate is responsible for the Pet Supply Shop (PSS) daily operations, including processing adoption payments, sales from the store, and effectively asking for donations from customers.

Required education and experience: High school diploma or equivalent; Some experience in retail. 

Preferred experience:  Experience in a nonprofit environment; Bilingual (English/Spanish). Previous experience working with a computerized register program preferred.

Send completed employment application & resume to Erica Pothier via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 281-497-1537 or mail to 17555 Katy Fwy, Houston 77094 or drop off at the shelter.