Marin Pets: Marin Humane Blog

How to Become a Shelter Veterinarian

Categories: Blog, Humane Education
Each semester, Marin Humane welcomes a group of students into our Student Service Clubs. These animal-loving students spend the semester learning about Marin Humane become animal advocates through their work. Middle and high school students in the Junior and Senior Roots & Shoots clubs develop a community service project to guide their semester. These clubs …

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Greetings from Volunteer Services! March 31, 2021

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Greetings Volunteers, It’s March 31st … where did March go? Shelter update: We currently have 118 animals in our care: 67 animals in foster and 51 in the shelter. The shelter residents include: 18 dogs, 2 puppies, 20 cats, 4 kittens, 3 rabbits, 3 guinea pigs, and 1 pigeon.  Adoptions update: Congrats to the many …

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Woofstock 2021 Raffle

Categories: Blog, Fundraising
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 …

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Celebrating a decade with CEO Nancy McKenney

Categories: Blog
This month, we celebrated a decade with CEO Nancy McKenney at the helm of Marin Humane! Nancy has devoted her life to animals and the people who love them, working in animal welfare for the past 39 years. Before accepting the position at Marin Humane, Nancy worked her tail off as CEO of Seattle Humane …

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Greetings from Volunteer Services! March 24, 2021

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteer High Five, Volunteers
Greetings Volunteers, Happy 5th day of spring! Shelter update: We currently have 94 animals in our care: 46 animals in foster and 48 in the shelter. The shelter residents include: 19 dogs, 3 puppies, 17 cats, 2 pigeons, 4 rabbits, 2 hamsters, and 3 guinea pigs. For those of you keeping score at home (there’s …

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