Junior reunited

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
Jeanne Blum of Novato has been reunited with her cat, Junior, after six long months. Junior went missing shortly after Jeanne moved to Mill Valley. Jeanne immediately posted missing cat posters and spent weeks canvassing the neighborhood, looking under cars and in trees for her beloved kitty. By the time Jeanne moved to Kentfield six …

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Without treatment, she would have died!

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
Ten-year-old Pookie was surrendered to MHS after her guardian was forced to move and could not take her beloved cat with her. Our veterinary team discovered that Pookie had a benign tumor that was producing too much thyroid hormone (hyperthyroidism). “Without treatment, the condition causes problems with multiple organs, and eventually death,” says Belinda Evans, …

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Dot Gets Rehabilitation

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
This incredible cat was found injured and starving. When Dot was brought to us, she had a large, deep laceration under her armpit resulting from her front leg getting stuck in her collar while she was lost. She requires special surgery in order to repair the laceration in an area that is very difficult to …

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What does the fox say?

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
This Wednesday evening (July 30, 2014) a team of Marin Humane Society staff were able to successfully free a fox from the mouth of a broken glass jar that was stuck around his neck. MHS was notified by a Good Samaritan in Bolinas that there was a fox showing up on their property with something around his …

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More “Tuxedo” Cats and Kittens Dumped on Our Doorstep

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
The story of the tuxedo cats dumped at the Marin Humane Society (MHS) has generated a lot of interest.We are excited to share that most of these cats and kittens have found forever homes. It’s still a mystery as to who is bringing these cats to our shelter but one thing we do know is …

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