Mandated community service

If you wish to volunteer to fulfill court-ordered community service; please see the mandated service info for details. Please contact us via email at volunteercoordinator@4pawsrescue.org and tell us the following:

  • Number of hours needed
  • When service needs to be completed
  • Days and times you are available
  • Court mandated community service volunteers may or may not have contact with shelter animals or the public. Community service volunteers may assist with:
  • Laundry (washing, folding, sorting)
  • Washing dishes
  • Washing/disinfecting animal crates and litter boxes
  • Cleaning/disinfecting animal kennels
  • Sweeping, mopping, and other janitorial duties
  • Special projects as assigned

Please note that 4 Paws does not accept those convicted of the following crimes. All other charges will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

  • Animal neglect/abuse
  • Crimes of a sexual nature
  • Drug charges
  • Theft
  • Violent crimes
  • Weapons charge
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Youngtown Adoption Shelter
623-876-8778
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday Closed



11129 W Michigan Ave
Youngtown, AZ 85363
Peoria Shelter
623-773-2246
Currently not open to the public
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday Closed



10807 N 96th Ave
Peoria, AZ 85345