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Think of this as an information hub just for you… our AMAZING volunteers. Posts are in chronological order, newest to oldest.


 

A myriad of ways to give this holiday season

Categories: Blog, Fundraising, Other, Volunteers
There are two essential keys to our success at Marin Humane – volunteers and donations! Did you know that, outside of our contract to provide animal services, more than 80% of the revenue that keeps Marin Humane going comes from donations from individuals, foundations, and corporations? We would not be able to help the thousands …

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Animal Photography Class for Kids

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Kathie Meier, our amazing Community Engagement volunteer, is also a very skilled photographer. She donates her time and purchases all the materials, including a book on photography for each student, for our  Animal Photography for Kids Workshops. After the class she takes all the memory cards and creates online galleries for each student. Then they …

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Chickens, Roosters, Ducks, and Birds, Oh My!

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
When I’m cleaning our barn and visitors come in, I often hear them remark, “wow, I didn’t know this was out here!” It’s true – our barn is tucked away around a corner, far from the main shelter building. Often, the only impression people get of it is a vague, far-away, cock-a-doodle-do echoing across campus. …

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Featured Volunteers – Dog Training Assistants!

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
We are fortunate to live in a very dog-friendly county, with many people out walking or going on hikes with their dogs.With this many dogs, guardians often seek training classes from Marin Humane to help their best buds become enjoyable companions at home and when they’re out and about. When clients and their dogs come …

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November is adopt-a-senior-animal month!

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Nine-year-old kitty Sadie watches from her cage as prospective adopters walk by. Some stop to read her biography and marvel at her beautiful coloring. But after a short while, they continue on. This is Sadie’s eighth week living at Marin Humane waiting for her new home. Such is the typical life of a homeless older …

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