Tree House Internships

Build experience with a Tree House Humane Society internship. From Animal Welfare to Marketing, our internships offer career exploration in a variety of professions at a cutting-edge shelter!

Available Internships

Now accepting applications for the summer internship term. Applications will be accepted May-September for internship terms May/June-August/September.

Tree House Internships are 10-12 week immersive career exploration experiences for students seeking course credit and early career individuals seeking professional experience.

Animal Welfare Internship
Immerse yourself in all aspects of shelter management

Clinic Internship
Support our life-saving work, hands-on 

Community Programs Internship
Build relationships and break down barriers to support your fellow animal lovers in the community

Development Internship
Steward the funds that fuel our programs 

Marketing Internship
Create communications to grow our reach and help our cats

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How old do I have to be be hired for an internship?

Applicants must be 18 years of age by the internship start date.

What if my school schedule does not coincide with the internship term dates?

You are encouraged to apply! Internships start/end dates are flexible to accommodate scheduling constraints.

What if I’m not currently enrolled in school. Can I still apply?

Yes! Early career individuals from all experiences and education levels are encouraged to apply.

How many hours per week will I participate in my internship?

Interns are expected to commit 15-25 hours per week.

Does Tree House offer remote internships?

All internships are currently in-person, on-site experiences.

If you have any questions about our internship offerings, please send an email to