Cherokee County  
Animal Shelter 
1015 Univeter Road Canton, Ga 30115  (770) 345-7270  Adoptions Tues. - Sat. 10am-5pm Intake  Tues. - Sat. 10am-4pm
Community Service 
Please note -  We can only accept 12 community service workers each day! 
Please note that you must be 17 years of age in order to do community service at the shelter. If you are pregnant, injured, allergic to cats, dogs or cleaning products, you must go elsewhere to do your services. 
Tuesday thru Saturday, Community Service starts at 8am. You must be here early enough to sign the sheet outside the front door of the Adoption building. No appointment is necessary and late arrivals are not allowed.
You must work a minimum of 6 hours. You will then receive (2) 15 minute breaks. If you work more than 6 hours, you get an hour lunch.
WEEKENDS: Sunday & Monday we are closed to the public, therefore we are only here until we are done cleaning. You must be here before 7am to sign the sheet and you must have come on a regular day (Tuesday through Saturday) for training.
***We are not responsible for verifying that your community service work at this facilty is accepted by your case worker, PO or the judge in your case.  YOU MUST Determine if this facility is an eligible location to complete your court ordered service. 
The dress code is as follows:
We use peroxide cleaning products, so be sure to wear clothes that you do not mind getting ruined.
No tank tops – No cut off shorts – No bikini or midriff tops--No Spandex Leggings
Shirts & blouses must have sleeves
Shorts must be no more than 2 inches above the knee 
No Gum, No Sandals, No flip-flops, all shoes must have toes enclosed
Pants and shorts must be pulled up around the waist and cannot be swaggering down around the hips.
Parking:  You must park across the street at Kenny Askew Parking Lot.
Cell Phones & Cigarettes: You must leave your cell phone & Cigarettes in your vehicle. If you do not have a vehicle, you must leave them at the front desk of the building you will be working in that day.
NO SMOKING on the premises.