Marin Pets: Marin Humane Blog

Children for Change & Marin Humane Team Up!

Categories: Blog, Compassion In Action, Other, Volunteers
Children for Change, a child-led nonprofit, and Marin Humane will team-up to bring holiday gifts to low income pet guardians in Marin County this weekend. Scores of community-minded, animal-loving kids will be bringing holiday gifts to the beloved pets of low income Marin County residents this Saturday, December 15. The youth are a part of …

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A myriad of ways to give this holiday season

Categories: Blog, Fundraising, Other, Volunteers
There are two essential keys to our success at Marin Humane – volunteers and donations! Did you know that, outside of our contract to provide animal services, more than 80% of the revenue that keeps Marin Humane going comes from donations from individuals, foundations, and corporations? We would not be able to help the thousands …

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Animal Photography Class for Kids

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Kathie Meier, our amazing Community Engagement volunteer, is also a very skilled photographer. She donates her time and purchases all the materials, including a book on photography for each student, for our  Animal Photography for Kids Workshops. After the class she takes all the memory cards and creates online galleries for each student. Then they …

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Chickens, Roosters, Ducks, and Birds, Oh My!

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
When I’m cleaning our barn and visitors come in, I often hear them remark, “wow, I didn’t know this was out here!” It’s true – our barn is tucked away around a corner, far from the main shelter building. Often, the only impression people get of it is a vague, far-away, cock-a-doodle-do echoing across campus. …

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