Marin Pets: Marin Humane Blog

Recently Adopted — Week of August 19, 2019

Categories: Blog, Lives Made Happy, Recently Adopted
Happy Monday, and what a magical Monday it is! So many of our animals who’d been waiting the longest finally found their homes, like Kenny the senior pitbull, Kandy the corn snake, and Ivan the senior cat. As you can imagine, we’re pretty thrilled! Check out the slideshow if you need some happy vibes to …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Barbara-Grace Pike

Categories: Blog, Volunteers
Nine years ago, Barbara-Grace Pike made a decision that changed her life. And the lives of countless others. Lifelong lover of animals and believer in the value of giving back through volunteering, “BG” visited Marin Humane’s website and the Pet Care Assistance (PCA) program caught her attention. This program provides free pet food and supplies …

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What’s New in Behavior & Training?

Categories: Blog
While Marin Humane is a nice animal shelter, it’s still a shelter. And time spent in even the nicest kennel or cat condo can be stressful for animals. To keep our animal guests as happy and healthy as possible, the Behavior & Training team has expanded our services. DOGS: The Screen Team gets to know …

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Recently Adopted — Week of August 12, 2019

Categories: Blog, Lives Made Happy, Recently Adopted
This past week was a hot one, both temperature-wise and adoption-wise! Thanks to #CleartheShelters, we saw more than 50 animals head to their forever homes over the weekend alone! Thank you to everyone who adopted, or even just visited to meet our animals.  And we still have lots of cuties available, so check ’em out …

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35 Years on the Front Lines

Categories: Blog
Marin Humane is celebrating the very special anniversary of one of its most notable employees, Animal Services Director Captain Cindy Machado. Years of employment: 35 First job at Marin Humane: Animal Services Officer First animal cruelty case: “I was involved in the rescue of a horse who had been severely abused. That case made me …

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