Creature Feature: Piper

Categories: Blog, Featured Creature, Lives Made Happy
Piper – ADOPTED! Piper may not have a magic flute, but she’s so pretty, we’d follow her anywhere! This sweet and stunning 6-year-old may start out slightly cautious but it won’t take her long to get comfy and get down to biscuit-making once you give her some attention. Piper hasn’t had it easy. She’s been …

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21 cats dropped off at Marin Humane Society

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
In the cold hours before dawn on Monday, November 25, a silver SUV drove up to the Marin Humane Society’s night kennel and dropped off several cardboard boxes. When our Animal Services Officer on duty discovered the boxes, he heard a chorus of meows. Inside the boxes were 21 cats. The 12 adults and 9 …

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Moose, the 32 lb cat

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
Moose arrived at MHS weighing a hefty 32 lbs. His guardian had been hospitalized and was unable to care for him. In addition to his weight-related issues, Moose also developed a severe upper respiratory infection. He became very sick, very fast, and soon began going into liver failure. To save his life, we surgically inserted …

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A “sweet” start to the New Year

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
Gumdrop the cat reunited with her family We just had a wonderful reunion at the Marin Humane Society! Gumdrop the cat was reunited with the Dimmick family of Tiburon after missing for one year. The Dimmicks went on vacation in February of 2013, when they returned, Gumdrop was gone. The last time they saw her was on February …

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Junior reunited

Categories: Blog, Special Cases
Jeanne Blum of Novato has been reunited with her cat, Junior, after six long months. Junior went missing shortly after Jeanne moved to Mill Valley. Jeanne immediately posted missing cat posters and spent weeks canvassing the neighborhood, looking under cars and in trees for her beloved kitty. By the time Jeanne moved to Kentfield six …

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