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Greetings from Volunteer Engagement! August 23, 2023

Greetings Volunteers! Last Friday evening, I had the honor of going to the Hayward Airport with a few other staff to meet the airlift from the Maui Humane Society. These dogs and cats were already available for adoption at the time of the fire and were arriving in the Bay Area in search of forever homes. By taking in these [...]

By |August 23, 2023|Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteer High Five, Volunteers|Tags: , |

Greetings from Volunteer Engagement! August 16, 2023

Greetings Volunteers! Our hearts are with everyone affected by the devastating wildfires on Maui. If you'd like to support Maui Humane Society in this time of crisis, please see their site for the various ways you can help. Here at Marin Humane, we're in regular communication with our fellow shelters on Maui and on Hawai'i, and as of today, we'll [...]

By |August 16, 2023|Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers|Tags: , |

Greetings from Volunteer Engagement! August 9, 2023

Greetings Volunteers! Today straddles two important holidays: International Cat Day (yesterday) and National Spoil Your Dog Day (tomorrow)! Whether you're a feline fanatic or simply canine crazy, we know you love your pets every day ... but if you're looking to *spoil* (read, adopt) another animal, look at some of these cuties here!  Shelter update: We currently have 293 animals in [...]

By |August 9, 2023|Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteer High Five, Volunteers|Tags: , |

Greetings from Volunteer Engagement! August 2, 2023

Greetings Volunteers! On Saturday, August 26th, Marin Humane will be hosting the Bay Area Pignic! This is a super fun gathering for guinea pigs and their guardians. There's a costume contest, vegetable eating contest, health checks, raffle, bake sale, and food trucks! The Pignic takes place on the Back Lawn from 10am-2pm. We're expecting a big crowd this year and [...]

By |August 8, 2023|Categories: Other, Volunteers|

Greetings from Volunteer Engagement! July 26, 2023

Greetings Volunteers! The Five Freedoms are internationally accepted standards of care developed in 1965 by Britain’s Farm Animal Welfare Council. The Five Freedoms ensure that we meet the mental and physical needs of animals in our care. Did you know that keeping the living quarters of the shelter animal residents clean meets at least one of the Five Freedoms and [...]

By |July 26, 2023|Categories: Blog, Volunteers|Tags: , |
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