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480 S. Central Avenue, right next door to Carpet Corner.

Fleaman Barkus is a thrift store operated by the Humane Society of Independence County, which is a non-profit organization benefiting the homeless dogs and cats of Independence County by operating a no-kill shelter in Batesville, Arkansas. The store serves as a means to raise funds for the continual success of the Humane Society of Independence County. Please consider bringing us your donations!

We are looking for a MANAGER!!!

Are you passionate about animals and have a flair for management? Join our team as a manager at the Humane Society Thrift Store! You must have a strong personality and thrive in a fast-paced environment where you'll handle material donations and ensure our store runs smoothly. This role is not just about management - it's also hands-on, requiring the ability to lift over 40 pounds and climb ladders. You'll oversee a dedicated team of employees, greet our supportive public, and manage cash register operations, including deposits. Your role is pivotal in the sustainability of the Humane Society! You'll assist with fundraisers that contribute directly to the welfare of animals. Reporting to the Board of Directors, you'll attend monthly meetings to keep our strategies aligned with our mission. This fulfilling opportunity awaits you Tuesday through Saturday. Join us in making a difference - for the community and for the animals we care so much about! 

Fill out the application and email to, PM through Facebook Messenger, or drop it by Fleaman Barkus or the Humane Society.

Looking for a fun way to give back to our Furry Friends? How about volunteering? You can help sort the donated merchandise, organize the store, greet the customers, etc. Just fill out the VOLUNTEER FORM and someone will be in touch. Thank You!

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