Marin Pets: Marin Humane Blog

Who doesn’t like donuts??

Categories: Blog, Compassion In Action, Other
This awesome Santa Rosa Junior Hockey League Player stopped by the shelter to share DONUTS with our staff and volunteers! We were all appreciative of the extra sugar boost – it gave us even more energy to help care for the shelter animals. What an unexpected treat – thank you!

Recently Adopted — Week of December 9, 2019

Categories: Blog, Lives Made Happy, Recently Adopted
Greetings from a beautiful, sunny Monday here at the shelter! It’s awfully chilly outside despite the sun but our hearts are warm thanks to all the wonderful adoptions. And while many of the kitties were camera-shy this week, we promise plenty of feline friends did go home in addition to all the dogs! Lots more …

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Fun new toys for the dogs & cats

Categories: Blog, Compassion In Action
A huge high-five to Anderson, who made a big ol’ batch of fleece dog and cat toys as a service project for his middle school. The animals will be so happy to take a new toy home. Thank you, Anderson!

Volunteers: Is it possible for us to care too much?

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Compassion fatigue is real! Unique issues for volunteers in a shelter setting.   By Lisa W., Marin Humane Veterinary Clinic volunteer and Master’s in Counseling candidate. We all love the animals. But if you’re like me, you may also enjoy volunteering at Marin Humane because it offers an escape from the world: You can tune out …

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Recently Adopted — Week of December 2, 2019

Categories: Blog, Lives Made Happy, Recently Adopted
Welcome to another lovely Monday! We’re whistling a happy tune thanks to all the adoptions from the past week. We’re thrilled so many people braved all the inclement weather to visit us. Congratulations to all the families who gained a new member and thank you so much for adopting! Come on in and meet these …

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