Marin Pets: Marin Humane Blog

Greetings from Volunteer Services! May 20, 2020

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Greetings Volunteers! Did you know that today, May 20th, is World Bee Day?! There are important reasons these furry little pollinators have their own special day; they’re critical to the health of our environment. Read more in this week’s Tails of Marin. But of course, every day is a good day to celebrate bees! The …

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Meet an Animal Monday: Tortoise

Categories: Blog, Humane At Home, Humane Education
Ready to meet a new reptilian friend? Our animal today is Julia’s Hermann’s Tortoise, Thortuga. Watch to learn all about this low-maintenance reptile. Join us LIVE on Marin Humane’s Facebook page during Shelter-in-Place on Mondays at 3pm. Watch the Humane Story Time video with Julia and Thortuga reading Owen and Mzee.

Greetings from Volunteer Services! May 13, 2020

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Greetings Volunteers! April (and May) showers bring May flowers! We hope you’re able to find some time in your garden or out in nature to enjoy the springtime and to stop to smell the flowers 🙂 The Marin Humane leadership team continues to work on the phased reopening of the shelter. We are also looking …

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Humane Story Time: Owen and Mzee

Categories: Blog, Humane At Home, Humane Education
Humane Education Coordinator, Julia, and her tortoise, Thortuga, are reading Owen and Mzee today. Read along to learn about an unlikely friendship between a hippo and a giant tortoise. Join us LIVE on Marin Humane’s Facebook page every Wednesday during Shelter-in-Place at 3pm. Check out the Meet an Animal video to learn all about Hermann’s …

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Laughter is the best medicine.

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
“Get in at least one good laugh every day.” One of the best pieces of advice during this period of isolation and physical distancing. Marin Humane volunteers know how to laugh! You’ve shared a wonderful assortment of videos and photos that have lifted your spirits, and now we want to share a sampling with you! …

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