Volunteering at the Animal Shelter


Most often the animals in the Livingston Animal Shelter are those that have escaped and been reported lost or have been picked up by Animal Control and are awaiting their owners.

Those wishing to volunteer on the Animal Shelter Committee must go through the same application process as those volunteering for the Livingston Fire Department and First Aid Squad.

The Process

Residents interested in volunteering to be on this committee must follow these instructions in order to be considered:

1.   Complete, print, and sign the Livingston Township Employment Application (PDF) 

2.   Complete the top of, and print out, the LDP Authorization for Release of Personal Information Form (PDF)

 a.   Don’t sign the Release Form immediately:

  (1)  You must have your signature and the last four digits witnessed and the form notarized by a Notary Public

3.   Submit both forms, completed and signed with Release Form properly notarized, to:

Livingston Police Department

333 S. Livingston Avenue

Livingston, NJ 07039 

ATTN: Lt. R. Riley