Hands-on experience and learning with various types of parrots
Enhance your resume for future animal-related career options
Provide a second chance to parrots who are often misunderstood
Some activities are tax-deductible
Network and meet a great group of people
That feel-good-feeling... We give TONS of that away!!
Download the Adoption Application and Waiver OR Email email@example.com to request an adoption application.
A representative from Wilton Parrot Rescue will contact you to answer all your questions and will discuss setting up your first visit to WPR - which will be your Orientation and Training.
You will be sent a confirmation email with additional information for you to review. The information pertains to our parrots' and your safety.
You have two options for submitting your application:
Download the 3 documents below, complete and send the application and waiver to firstname.lastname@example.org to begin your volunteer application process;
Read the WPR Rules and Procedures, then complete the volunteer application form below - your application will be automatically emailed to us. We will contact you once we have reviewed your application. If you do not hear from us in 2 weeks, please email us: email@example.com
WPR is a completely volunteer-run organization. It may take up to two weeks to receive a reply. If you do not receive a reply within that time frame, please re-submit your application to WPR.
Volunteers under 16 years old MUST be accompanied by a legal guardian of at least 21 years old. The guardian will be required to volunteer with and supervise the minor volunteer for the duration of the volunteer’s shift - until this supervision is deemed unnecessary by the founder of WPR.
Thank you! Your information has been submitted successfully. A WPR representative will contact you regarding your application. If you do not receive a response within 2 weeks, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you. We look forward to working with you.
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Some of our WPR Volunteers:
Liz our founder works miracles with parrots such as Beckett who was untouchable when he first arrived. Beckett was adopted in 2012.
Jeff our co-founder lends more than just a helping hand...a helping-home too! He is great with many of our more rambunctious parrots.
Vanessa has made GREAT improvements while being fostered by our volunteer Darcy!
We consider Mike to be our true parrot whisperer. They LOVE him and he fosters on a reglar basis which contributes to the success of the adoptions.
Oh no Nicolle! Not again ;) Nicolle volunteers regularly and fosters many of our parrots.
Ryan with Jeffrey (who he adopted from WPR) who volunteers with his mom on a regular basis. They also foster WPR parrots.
Samantha helps both at the rescue and from home. She has fostered a number of parrots, oversees our online presence and fundraising.
Max volunteers with WPR after his schoolwork and various other activities. His work at WPR helped him to secure an internship with the Beardsley Zoo!
Ricky has fostered many parrots for WPR and continues to be a regular volunteer.
Saki helps out weekly when he's done with homework.
Allison with her Blue and Gold Macaw Skippy. Allison volunteers regularly and is a great mentor for new volunteers.
Send us your completed Volunteer Application Today!