Featured Volunteers – Cat Pet Pals

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Peek into any one of the cat rooms on any day of the week, and you’ll find a Cat Pet Pal petting an ever-grateful, purring feline, grooming a long-haired friend, or exercising a kitty with a wand toys. Our Cat Pet Pals are key in helping socialize cats and making sure they feel comfortable in …

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Volunteer & Artist, Cris Welisch

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If you come to the Whittell building at the shelter in Novato, you’ll find a terrific art display in the lobby from one of our Behavior & Training volunteers, Cris Welisch. Read more about Cris: “I am a recently retired HR professional, originally from Marin. I now spend my free time focusing on those things …

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Lucky to Volunteer at an Animal Shelter

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This is Bella.  Even though she went home with her new family today, I am posting her picture because she represents the satisfaction and pleasure that volunteers get from working at an animal shelter.  She is a beautiful dog, isn’t she? A family – parents, two teenage kids – came to the Marin Humane shelter …

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Never too young!

Categories: Compassion In Action, Other
Little Ava came into the shelter carrying a bag of cat food to donate. She just turned two years old, and her parents are teaching her the value of donating to good causes. As you can see, Ava loves kitties and is very gentle when greeting them. The shelter cats thank you, Ava!

Volunteer High Fives – August & September 2019

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High Five to Ellie Stein! Marin Humane participates in a segment on ABC7 News called “Perfect Pet,” where we bring adoptable animals to the studio every month to be featured live on TV but this month, the MarCom department found itself short-handed and in need of a little help. Ellie stepped up to the plate and …

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