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Cat Adoptions and Administration are located at The Cat Box, 3015 46th Ave. N, St. Petersburg FL 33714. Dog adoptions, MEOW Now, foster, intake, and donation drop off are located at 2911 47th Ave. N, St. Petersburg FL 33714.


Do you love animals and want to make a difference? 

Join our team! Click on a position below to learn more about the position and apply.

No phone calls or walk-ins please.

Volunteering is also a great way to get experience and we look to volunteers first when we have job openings.

Find out more info on our Volunteer page.

Full Time Animal Care & Enrichment Specialist

Join our team!

Our Animal Care & Enrichment Specialist will assure and maintain a clean, safe, and healthy environment for the animals in our care. Read more

Published: 05/10/24

Foster Manager

The Foster Manager is responsible for recruiting, coordinating, training, and retaining the foster family core and collaborating with colleagues to ensure each foster family experience within Friends of Strays is rewarding and that they have the information and tools they need to perform the job they volunteered for.  Read more

Published: 07/02/23

MEOW Now! Coordinator

Do you love animals and the people who love them? Are you self-motivated? Do you enjoy building relationships? This is your opportunity to join a fun, fast -growing organization and make a huge... Read more

Published: 07/02/23

Veterinary Technician

Join our team of passionate, dedicated veterinary technicians! Friends of Strays is St. Petersburg’s oldest no-kill animal shelter. Founded in 1978, our top priority is to connect animals in need of rescue with people who will love them. With thousands of cats and dogs entering our shelter every year, Friends of Strays’ staff and volunteers provide the utmost love and care for every animal that comes through our doors. Read more

Published: 07/01/23