Marin Pets: Marin Humane Blog

Canine COVID Detectives

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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What Does It Take to Run An Animal Shelter?

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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Statement Regarding Racism and Violence Against the AAPI Community

Categories: Blog
At Marin Humane, we stand against cruelty toward all living beings and promote empathy and kindness as a path to a more humane community. We acknowledge the trauma, pain, and fear Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) are feeling so acutely in the wake of the increase in violence against their communities. It’s a stark …

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One year later …

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Dear volunteers, Exactly 52 weeks ago, our Novato campus, Kitty Corner, and Thrift Shop went eerily silent. Most of the resident animals were sent to caring foster homes, volunteers and non-critical staff were asked to go home, and we began a new era in our organization’s history. After measuring our spacing in increments of six …

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