Volunteer Application

We sincerely appreciate your interest in volunteering!

Applicant Information
Full Name
City   State   ZIP Code 
Day Phone Evening Phone Cell Phone
Your Email Address
(This is required so we can contact you about volunteer opportunities. We do not sell or trade your email address to any outside sources. Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator, if you have any questions or concerns.)
How long have you lived at this address?   Years  Months
If less than one year, please provide address of your previous residence:
City   State   ZIP Code 
Which of the following best describes your current residence?
*If you rent/lease please put your landlord’s contact information:
Landlord's Name
Landlord's Phone
Landlord's Email
How many people, including you, live in your home?
Please provide the full name, age, and relationship to you of all the people who live with you.
Are you a member of any animal-related or animal-welfare-related organizations, clubs, cyber groups, Internet bulletin boards? If so, please list/elaborate below.
Have you or anyone in your home ever been investigated for animal neglect or cruelty?
If yes, please explain:
Have you or anyone in your home even been turned down to adopt or foster an animal from a shelter or rescue?
If yes, please explain:
Purpose of Volunteering
Why do you want to volunteer for Love of Labs, IN (LOLIN)?
Do you have experience? If yes, what
Please list all your current pets and include the following: name, type of pet, age, length of time owned, sex, spayed/neutered (if not, explain why), what you use for heartworm prevention (if applicable), where animal is kept.
Have you owned any other pets within the past ten (10) years other than those previously listed? If yes, please list name, breed and sex of each and explain what happened to all previously owned pets and the circumstances (i.e., died from __________, gave away because _________, etc.).
Do you currently have a veterinarian or is there a veterinarian whom you’ve used in the past?
If yes, please provide name, address, phone number (including area code), and length of time used.
Space for any additional notes/explanations needed about vetting:
Have you owned a Labrador Retriever before?
If YES, please provide us with a brief history about that dog(s). If NO, please provide all relevant experience with Labs.
Have you crate-trained a dog before?
Do you own a crate?
What dog training experience do you have? Have you taken or taught classes, or done any advanced training? (Agility, Dock, etc.)
Have you ever fostered a dog for an animal organization before?
Name of Organization
City   State   ZIP Code 
Phone Email
Are you comfortable with dogs that may have issues? (Examples include: Shy/timid, under-socialized, Heartworm treatment, pregnant) If so, please explain.
Do you have friends or family in a field of animal care/training or animal welfare?
City   State   ZIP Code 
Phone Email
Title at Organization Name of Organization
Personal References
Please list the name, address, phone numbers (with area code) and email (if applicable) of two (2) personal references, and your veterinarian. Please let these references know we might be contacting them to speak to them about you.

Please check below what volunteer positions you would be interested in doing:
 Fostering (You must also fill out the Foster Application)
 Special Events
 Home Visits
 Professional Services
 Temperament Testing & Dog ID
Once again, we thank you greatly for your interest in volunteering. The Volunteer Coordinator(s) will be in contact with you about your application and/ or volunteer opportunities. Signing below verifies all information given in this application is correct to the best of your knowledge and if it found to be incorrect, we reserve the right to ask you to resign immediately without providing a reason. Also, in signing this application you state you have read and agree with all the information provided in the Volunteer Handbook.
We reserve the right to refuse any application for any reason.
Applicant's Signature & Date
(Must be 18 years or older)

Contact Information

Lolin, Inc.
8063 Madison Avenue, #235
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Phone: 317-602-1470
Fax: 801-640-7688
Email: lolin@lolin.org

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Mission Statement

Love of Labs' (LOLIN, INC) mission is to reduce the euthanasia rate of Labrador Retrievers and Labrador mixes throughout animal shelters/animal controls in the Midwest (ESPECIALLY INDIANA). LOLIN will accomplish this goal by spaying and neutering dogs we rescue from shelters and educating the public regarding adoption, heartworm prevention, sterilization for all pets, and responsible ownership. LOLIN, INC. is a not-for-profit, 501(c)3, IRS deemed Public Charity, and your donations are tax deductible to the full extent provided by the IRS. Love of Labs obtains operational funds through adoption fees, donations, and various fundraisers ONLY.