Brand new rescue centre for stray dogs in Sacred Valley, Peru!
We are a new rescue centre (and the first one) for stray dogs in the Sacred Valley of the Incas in Peru. This is an exciting time to get involved with us. We need help with: the daily operation of the rescue centre, hosting tours of the shelter for visitors, the construction of the remaining unfinished pieces of our infrastructure, working with the local population to raise awareness in dog welfare.
What you offer
6 hours of help per day
Help look after and take care of animals.
Help with volunteer work in local projects and communities.
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
What you get
2 days off per week
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You can use our laundry room freely.
Use our equipped kitchen:
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Beginner English or Beginner Spanish
Over 18 years old
Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs
What's not included
Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa
You need to commit for a minimum of 2 weeks. A work week has 5 days of work (6hrs a day) and 2 days off.
Activities & Shift
1. Day to day operation of the rescue centre: take care of the dogs, cleaning, hosting tours of the shelter for visitors. This is required for all volunteers.
You could also do:
2. Construction of the remaining unfinished pieces of our infrastructure
3. Working with the local population and schools to raise awareness in dog welfare
4. Updating our website: Adoption page and News page
5. We welcome vet, vet student and vet nurse!
See our webpage https://www.allqollaqtarescuecentre.org/volunteer for more information
No dogs can be adopted without Fabrizio's final approval. Fabrizio knows all the dogs very well, and we ask volunteers to never make any final decision on their own regarding adoption. This is to ensure that all dogs go to a proper new home.
You can smoke on the Allqo Llaqta property but outside of any facilities/buildings/rooms/kitchen.
No parties on the Allqo Llaqta property. No exceptions.
You are encouraged to bring visitors to Allqo Llaqta but only during regular public hours from 10am to 4pm, and with the purpose to visit the shelter and see our work. No person who is not an approved volunteer can stay overnight in the Allqo Llaqta rescue centre. No exceptions.