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Have fun and support Marin Humane by coming to one of our events!


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May
20
Thu
Woofstock 2021 Raffle @ Marin Humane
May 20 @ 5:00 pm

LAST CHANCE! DRAWING FRIDAY, MAY 21

 

Woofstock Raffle

Grand Prize

Instant Wine Cellar: >100 Bottles of Wine ($2100+ Value)

 

20 Second Prizes

Case of Balo 2016 Estate Pinot Noir ($540 Value)

One of Marin’s most beloved events, Woofstock, celebrates our love for animals. This year we can’t host the event due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but that doesn’t mean our animals still can’t use your support. Celebrate Woofstock this year by entering to win your own personal wine cellar or a case of delicious pinot noir.

To purchase tickets in-person, visit the shelter between 10 am and 4 pm with your check or credit card and one of our volunteer greeters can process your payment. No cash payments accepted.

To purchase tickets by mail, send a check to:

Marin Humane
Attn: Development – Woofstock
171 Bel Marin Keys Boulevard
Novato, CA 94949

To purchase tickets over the phone via credit card please call 415.506.6265.
For more information, call 415.506.6265 or email mfoley@marinhumane.org

ONLINE Kittens 101 @ Online Zoom class
May 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Are you a first-time kitten guardian or has it been awhile since you’ve had a kitten? Best practices of kitten care have evolved. Confused by the dizzying array of toys, food, and litter?  Is your kitten hiding or biting you? Learn how to alleviate problem behaviors like jumping on the counter and scratching furniture. Socializing kittens is an important part of their education.

This is an online ZOOM class.

Cost $10

Taught by Beth Weil

Register now!

May
22
Sat
Late Licensing Fees Waived! @ Marin Humane
May 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

During May, we’re waiving ALL late fees on dog licenses, whether your purchase or renew it online or at one of our in-person licensing pop-ups!

Buy or renew your dog’s license in person and you’ll be also entered to win a $100 gift certificate to Pet Food Express!

Find us at our licensing pop-ups here:

Marin Humane campus at 171 Bel Marin Keys Blvd. in Novato:
Sunday, May 2, 11 am – 2 pm
Saturday, May 22, 11 am – 2 pm

Kitty Corner location at 876 Sir Francis Drake Blvd in San Anselmo:
Saturday, May 8, 11 am – 2 pm
Sunday, May 16, 11 am – 2 pm

You can also snag a FREE engraved ID tag when you join us at any of our pop-ups!

Keep your dog’s paw on the right side of the law… get them licensed! Licensing your dog is not only the law in Marin County, it’s also the fastest way to identify them if they ever get lost.

Questions about licensing? Find more information here or call us at 415.506.6220.

May
27
Thu
ONLINE Cats 101 @ Online Zoom class
May 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn practical tips for building a positive relationship with your resident feline(s) and how to provide for the 5 basic needs of all cats. We’ll talk about how to prevent litter box problems and destructive scratching, and how to play with your cat. Plus, we’ll share our favorite food, litter and toy products. Perfect for new and seasoned cat guardians alike!

This is an online ZOOM class.

Cost $15

Taught by Beth Weil

Register now!

May
31
Mon
Late Licensing Fees Waived! @ Kitty Corner
May 31 @ 5:00 pm

LAST CHANCE! ENDS TODAY.

During May, we’re waiving ALL late fees on dog licenses, whether your purchase or renew it online or at one of our in-person licensing pop-ups!

Buy or renew your dog’s license in person and you’ll be also entered to win a $100 gift certificate to Pet Food Express!

Find us at our licensing pop-ups here:

Marin Humane campus at 171 Bel Marin Keys Blvd. in Novato:
Sunday, May 2, 11 am – 2 pm
Saturday, May 22, 11 am – 2 pm

Kitty Corner location at 876 Sir Francis Drake Blvd in San Anselmo:
Saturday, May 8, 11 am – 2 pm
Sunday, May 16, 11 am – 2 pm

You can also snag a FREE engraved ID tag when you join us at any of our pop-ups!

Keep your dog’s paw on the right side of the law… get them licensed! Licensing your dog is not only the law in Marin County, it’s also the fastest way to identify them if they ever get lost.

Questions about licensing? Find more information here or call us at 415.506.6220.

Jun
3
Thu
ONLINE Working with Shy Felines @ Online Zoom workshop
Jun 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This workshop demonstrates techniques to help socialize shy kittens and cats.  It is intended for people who have adopted shy kittens or cats or folks who are interested in helping Marin Humane foster shy kittens and cats.

This is a FREE Zoom workshop. We’ll send you the link once you register here.

Taught by Beth Weil.

 

 

Jun
4
Fri
2022 Calendar Photo Contest
Jun 4 @ 5:00 pm

 

LAST CHANCE! CONTEST ENDS TODAY AT 5 PM.

Join our 2022 Calendar Photo Contest and see your beloved buddy on the cover!

It’s easy to participate — just submit a favorite photo of your cute canine, fabulous feline, or other pets, and encourage your family and friends to support the shelter animals by voting for your pet — each dollar equals a vote and much-needed funds for the shelter! Top vote-getters will be featured on the cover or as one of the pets of the month throughout the year, and all entrants will be included on the collage pages!

The contest starts today and ends on June 4, 2021. Each entry (and each vote) helps the shelter animals!

Here are all the details!

 

Jun
6
Sun
ONLINE How To Train Your Cat @ Online Zoom class
Jun 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Many people believe that cats can’t be trained, but they CAN be! We’ll teach you how to communicate with your cat and provide mental stimulation using positive reinforcement techniques to train away unwanted behaviors. This is a really great way to bond, or enhance your bond, with your cat.

This is an online ZOOM class.

Cost $20

Taught by Beth Weil

Register now!

Jun
7
Mon
Virtual Pet Loss Support Group @ Online Zoom meeting
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Photo credit: Barari Catalin

Facilitated by a professional grief counselor from Hospice by the Bay, this free virtual meeting will allow you to connect with others who have experienced the loss of a loved animal. The grief we experience when we lose an animal companion is unique, so come share your grief and learn skills to help you on your journey toward healing.

Interested parties should call Mimi DeGennaro, LCSW, at 415.444.9205. She will review expectations and accept registrations. A direct Zoom link will be emailed to those who are enrolled.

Registration deadline for the June 7meeting is Wednesday, June 2.

Jul
5
Mon
Virtual Pet Loss Support Group @ Online Zoom meeting
Jul 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Photo credit: Barari Catalin

Facilitated by a professional grief counselor from Hospice by the Bay, this free virtual meeting will allow you to connect with others who have experienced the loss of a loved animal. The grief we experience when we lose an animal companion is unique, so come share your grief and learn skills to help you on your journey toward healing.

Interested parties should call Mimi DeGennaro, LCSW, at 415.444.9205. She will review expectations and accept registrations. A direct Zoom link will be emailed to those who are enrolled.

Registration deadline for the June 7meeting is Wednesday, June 30.