Volunteering with DIBS

At DIBS, we have many different ways that people can help out!

FUNdraising Lead Needed!

FUNdraising Lead Needed!

DIBS is looking for a lead to take on the role of fundraising.  It is an occasional role, and would focus on online auctions (once or twice a year), as well as random initiatives!  This is a volunteer position - no salary, but maybe a free t-shirt or a cute wine...

Your Role as a DIBS Escort

Your Role as a DIBS Escort

Thank you for your interest in helping bring dogs to their new homes! Every day flights travel from Mexico City to Toronto, or Cancun to Toronto – and they don’t have dogs on them! Those are flights that could have saved dogs. As a registered rescue, DIBS relies on...

Volunteering Opportunities at DIBS

Volunteering Opportunities at DIBS

Fostering, Screening, Home Visits, Escort, and more. Fostering This is the biggest commitment when it comes to volunteering. You are welcoming a dog into your home, and taking the time to ensure they find the perfect family. You know the dog the best, so your opinion...

Taking Humanitarian Goods to Mexico

Taking Humanitarian Goods to Mexico

We always think of dogs needing escorts to come to Toronto, but we also need travelers going to Mexico, to return crates and deliver donations to rescues in need. We do ask vacationers to take items south with you! Items normally sent: Used crates being returned to...

Help DIBS with Home Visits

Help DIBS with Home Visits

There are several steps to applying for a dog with DIBS (and most rescues) 1. Application is received 2. Phone screen 3. Reference checks 4. Home visit 5. Approval 6. Adoption (Meet & Greet can happen any time after step 3 is complete) We are looking for...

Donations!

Donations!

We love donations - both for dogs in foster care in Ontario, and for needs in Mexico (shelters and clinics) For Canadian Foster dogs, we need dog toys, leashes, harnesses, poop bags and winter coats (Pet Valu keeps us stocked up on food and treats) To send to Mexico...

Donation Gifts

Donation Gifts

A big part of DIBS Fundraising is having our followers donate, and get a bit of DIBS gear to take home!  If you donate, you get to feel warm and fuzzy, and if you choose, you get some DIBS swag. We do have these items at our Events (check the events page on our sites)...

Be a DIBS Screener!

Be a DIBS Screener!

There are several steps to applying for a dog with DIBS (and most rescues) 1. Application is received 2. Phone screen 3. Reference checks 4. Home visit 5. Approval 6. Adoption (Meet & Greet can happen any time after step 3 is complete) We are looking for...