Junior Adoption Counselors

Sponsored by:

The Animal Shelter of the Wood River Valley

Project Champion:

Brittany Farrell

What are the appropriate grade levels:

K through 5

Is there a limit to the number of participants:

2 classes

Is there an opportunity for community service:


Is this a new or existing project:


Estimated project cost:




The Shelter’s Program Coordinator will work with the students to help them understand the purpose of the Animal Shelter and the ways we inform the community about the animals available for adoption.

Students will gain an understanding of how to effectively promote adoptable Shelter pets.

Shelter animals will benefit from additional promotion with the goal of decreasing their length of stay in the Shelter.

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Classrooms who have adopted this project

Community School
Kindergarten & 1st
Hannah Young, Gretchen Thoreen, Heather Town and Melanie Palmer
22 students

Hailey Elementary
Jennifer Murphy, Andi Anderson & Laurie Roark
51 students