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


Looking for the full list of Behavior & Training classes?
Cat Workshops   Dog Classes

Oct
4
Sun
ONLINE What is My Cat Saying? @ Online Zoom class
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Cats are probably the most misunderstood of all domestic animals. Would you like to better understand what your cat is saying and how your body language affects your communication with your feline friends? You’ll get new insights into cat behavior.

This is a virtual Zoom class. If you haven’t used Zoom before, we can help you get set up before class starts.

Taught by Beth Weil

Cost $20

Register now!

Oct
5
Mon
Virtual Pet Loss Support Group @ Online Zoom meeting
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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 this October 5 meeting is Wednesday, September 30.

Oct
10
Sat
VIRTUAL One-Day Camp @ Online Zoom class
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Want to know what things are like at Marin Humane right now? Come join us for a fur-tastic morning learning all about how we are staying committed to helping animals.

This special camp will take place via Zoom so you can meet animals, play games, and learn from the comfort of your home. You’ll receive a kit delivered to your home with crafts and swag. Registration closes 3 days prior to event to allow for safe and timely delivery of the kits.

This camp is designed for kids ages 8-12 in Marin County.

Cost $50

Register now!

Oct
17
Sat
ONLINE: Healthy & Happy Pet Chickens @ ONLINE
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Keep your pet chickens happy and healthy!

This class will be presented ONLINE by Isabelle Cnudde of Clorofil, a nonprofit micro-sanctuary for farmed animals. You’ll learn how to enrich your backyard, introduce new chickens to your flock, perform health checks, and treat common injuries and illnesses.

This class is FREE, but donations are always welcome.

Register now!

Oct
18
Sun
ONLINE Feline Environment Enrichment @ Online Zoom workshop
Oct 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Bored kitty at home?

Cats need what scientists call “enrichment” to be truly happy. Boredom is stressful for cats and can lead to health and behavior problems. Learn simple, inexpensive ways to significantly enrich the life of your feline companion.

This is a virtual Zoom class. If you haven’t used Zoom before, we can help you get set up before class starts.

Cost $15

Taught by Beth Weil

Register now!

Oct
22
Thu
ONLINE Kittens 101 @ Online Zoom class
Oct 22 @ 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 a virtual Zoom class. If you haven’t used Zoom before, we can help you get set up before class starts.

Cost $10

Taught by Beth Weil

Register now!

Oct
24
Sat
CANCELLED: VIRTUAL One-Day Camp @ Online Zoom class
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Want to know what things are like at Marin Humane right now? Come join us for a fur-tastic morning learning all about how we are staying committed to helping animals.

This special camp will take place via Zoom so you can meet animals, play games, and learn from the comfort of your home. We’ll go on a virtual ride along with one of our Animal Services officers, meet some of WildCare’s animal ambassadors, and see a few exotic companion animals!

You’ll receive a kit delivered to your home with crafts and swag.

Registration closes at 11:59pm on Thursday, October 22nd, to allow for timely delivery of camp kits.

This camp is designed for kids ages 8-12 in Marin County.

Cost $50

Register now!

Oct
29
Thu
ONLINE How To Train Your Cat @ Online Zoom class
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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 a virtual Zoom class. If you haven’t used Zoom before, we can help you get set up before class starts.

Cost $20

Taught by Beth Weil

Register now!

Nov
2
Mon
Virtual Pet Loss Support Group @ Online Zoom meeting
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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 this November 2 meeting is Wednesday, October 28.

Nov
7
Sat
CANCELLED Virtual Animal Photography for Kids @ Online Zoom workshop
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Join us for a fun virtual photography workshop! Our theme will be “Fun with Furry Friends” as you photograph daily activities of your own companion animals. Prior camera experience is not required. Instruction and handouts on basic photography principles will be provided and the main focus of the workshop will be on techniques to capture great photos.

What you’ll need:
Digital camera or any device that has a camera
Memory card (empty) or ability to email photos

At the conclusion of the workshop each student will mail their digital storage card to the instructor or email/upload photos to a Dropbox link. Photos will be uploaded to a private gallery for viewing and the card will be returned by mail. Each student will receive a set of five original greeting cards featuring their favorite photos.

The class will be taught by Kathie Meier, longtime Marin resident, Marin Humane volunteer, and avid photographer.

Ages 8 and up.

*You’ll need access to an animal of your own for this workshop*

Cost $50

Register now!