Dog Catcher and Driver (M/F/d)


Fulltime | Sofia, Bulgaria

FOUR PAWS is an international animal welfare organisation with headquarters in Vienna, Austria, and offices in 14 other countries. Founded by Heli Dungler in 1988, the organisation strives to help animals in need through sustainable campaigns and projects. FOUR PAWS focuses on animals that are directly under human influence, for example stray dogs and stray cats, farm animals, companions animals and wild animals kept in inappropriate conditions. FOUR PAWS aims to help animals in need directly and quickly.

We are searching for a positive thinking personality with great affinity to animal welfare as soon as possible:

Main duties:

  • Performing catching, transporting and returning on-site of stray dogs and cats while strictly complying with the rules for protection and welfare of animals
  • Responding to signals for animals in distress
  • Being responsible for the regular and correct completion of the documentation
  • Providing assistance and support to the veterinarians
  • Being responsible for the correct exposure, technical condition and hygiene of the entrusted vehicle as well as the entrusted equipment
  • Strictly following the procedures for working in the veterinary hospitals of FOUR PAWS
  • Manifesting animal welfare in the process of work, according to the reqiurements of the Veterinary Law and the Law on Protection of Animals



  • Previous experience in working with animals
  • English skills are considered as an advantage
  • Driver's license (category B) and excellent driving skills
  • Basic knowledge of vehicle design and operation
  • Willingness to travel

What we offer:

  • Employment contract, consistent with the Bulgarian legislation
  • Competitive remuneration
  • A dynamic and pleasant working environment
  • A young and motivated team

We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

Are you looking for such an opportunity?

We look forward to meeting you!

Please send your application, preferably via email, to


FOUR PAWS Bulgaria

Margarita Chankova-Paunova, DVM, Head of Stray Animal Care