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Friends of the Animal Shelter Staff Members

Friends of the Animal Shelter relies heavily on close to 200 volunteers who generously and lovingly contribute more than 60,000 hours per year. We have a minimum of paid staff, full and part-time, to help organize the efforts of our volunteers.

Volunteer location: Jackson County Animal Shelter, 5595 S Pacific Hwy, Phoenix, OR 97535. Tuesday – Sunday, 10 AM – 4 PM.

Administrative Office is open Tuesday – Thursday, 11 AM to 3 PM: 1875 Hwy 99 N, Suite B-10, Ashland, OR 97520

Mailing address: PO Box 1153, Ashland, OR 97520.

Phone: (541) 708-0090 | Email the FOTAS office

Staff list:

Sky Loos, Executive Director, email
Samantha Johnson, Volunteer Services Manager email
Hannah Teague, Support Services Associate email
Heather Helard, Social Media Coordinator email
Courtney Evans, Dog Foster Program Coordinator email
Terri Frazier, Cat Foster Program Coordinator email 
Eliza Kauder, Bookkeeper, Donor Management  email
Adopt from your local animal shelter

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Volunteer at your local animal shelter

Volunteer Opportunities

There are many ways to volunteer with FOTAS

Donate to your local animal shelter

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Spay/Neuter Your Pet

Spay/Neuter Services

Help stop overpopulation

Foster Opportunties

Foster Opportunities

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Our Animal Shelter

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