P.A.W. Animal Sanctuary

P.A.W. Cat Sanctuary and Humane Society was founded nearly a decade ago to control animal population through sterilization, as well as to conduct humane education throughout the island of Caye Caulker, Belize. P.A.W.'s sister program, Caulker Assisting Animals Through Sterilization (C.A.A.T.S.) was founded later to provide... click to read more!

Cat Sanctuary Director (Interim)

Cat Sanctuary Director (Interim)

Volunteer as an interim cat sanctuary director in Belize!

Through this program, you’ll act as the substitute director for the P.A.W. Cat Sanctuary while the current director is on leave.

This program lasts at least one month and includes:

  • Caring for the sanctuary’s cats and each of the catteries (click here to read more about the Cat Care program)
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Art Marketing And Sales

Art Marketing and Sales

Volunteer to organize and help manage a local art store in Caye Caulker, Belize!

Through this program, you're invited to help plan, organize, and manage a new outdoor vending booth selling locally made jewelry, paintings, and other fine art created by Madi Collins, founder of the P.A.W. Cat Sanctuary and Humane Society.

You'll volunteer with P.A.W. Cat Sanctuary and Humane... click to read more!

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