CAP is always looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in making a difference in the lives of homeless animals. All applicants must be highly motivated toward the welfare and humane treatment of animals, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and know how to be part of a team. CAP is an equal opportunity employer.

If you are interested in working for Citizens for Animals Protection, please download and complete the employment application, a fill-in PDF form, and mail to CAP along with your resume and cover letter indicating the position(s) of interest.

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Citizens for Animal Protection is looking for amature individual to work in the Pet Supply Shop.m This position would be prfect for an older individual interested in supplementing their income.

We are looking to hire a professional, customer friendly individual with sales and customer service experience. You would be working with another employee during the busiest days of the week.

Duties include but not limited to: open and close the shop, assist customers with sales, process cash and credit card transactions, balance end of day register, maintain inventory and ensure the shop is clean and items neatly stocked.

The individual who is hired will receive training from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Thursday. After training has been completed, the schedule will be  Friday and Saturday 11:00am to 6:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 6:00pm on Sunday.  Some flexibility is important.

Salary and benefits will be discussed after resumes are received.

Send resume with desired salary to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., mail or drop off at the CAP shelter, Attn: JoAnne Jackson, 17555 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX. 77094 or Fax 281-492-1537 Attn: JoAnne Jackson.

NOW HIRING  (9/12/16)


At CAP full-time shelter employees work 4 - 10 hour days, with at least one weekend day, from 9:00am to 7:00pm (possibly later), attending to the care of the animals in the shelter. Animal Caretakers are responsible for cleaning the cages and pens, walking dogs, preparing food, cleaning dishes and litter boxes, doing laundry, sweeping, mopping and other janitorial duties. We need hard working individuals who are not afraid of handling a variety of animals from cats and odgs, to rabbits, hamsters and other small mammals. Individuals must be compassionate toward animals and a good team player. This position provides opportunity to move into our Adoption, Intake and Work Up areas. Salary includes health, vacation and sick leave benefits.  If you are willing and physically able to perform the duties and work the schedule  required, please complete an online application and email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., fax to 281-497-1537, mail to 17555 Katy Fwy, Houston 77094 or drop off at the same address.


CAP is seeking part time animal caretakers to perform basic cleaning and care of the animals in the shelter. These positions are 5 days a week (including one full weekend day) from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm. These positions are similar to full time animal caretakers with the exception that only cleaning, walking dogs and general janitorial duties are required. Please complete the application under Employment and submit to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

You can also fax to 281-497-1537, mail or drop resume by the shelter at 17555 Katy Fwy, Houston, 77094