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

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

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.



2022 Calendar Photo Contest
Jun 4 @ 5:00 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!


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!

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.

Wine Country Canine Fun Run @ Sonoma County Fairgrounds
Jul 10 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa
Gates open at 7:30 am

Does your dog like to run and chase things?  Then canine sprinting is the sport for you and your dog!

Come see the newest and fastest growing canine sport in the country. ALL DOGS WELCOME TO PARTICIPATE! Puppies need to be six months old. No experience necessary – FREE newcomer clinic.

Flights (runs) for small, medium, and large dogs. Separate runs for puppies, senior dogs, and for kids (11 to 17 years) with parents.

Bring your family and friends to enjoy prizes, surprises, and fun!

$25 per run. 100% of net proceeds go to Marin Humane.

Hosted by the Canine Commandos Competitive Sprint Team for Fast Dogs USA.

Details and entry forms here!

GALA 2021
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm