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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.


 

Featured Volunteers – Dog Evaluation Volunteers

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
There are many steps in the process of getting a dog ready to go up for adoption, and one of those steps is their behavior evaluation. Marin Humane’s Dog Evaluation Volunteers (DEAs) play a crucial role in this important part of the process! In addition to getting the evaluation room ready and gathering the necessary …

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Some lucky dogs do time in San Quentin, and all benefit

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
What do you do with an exuberant, homeless pup that needs special attention? If it’s lucky enough to end up in Marin, you might send it to prison. Mack already had three strikes against him when he came to Marin Humane: he’s a pit bull, he was homeless and he’d never been taught socially acceptable …

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Helping good dogs find good homes

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Neil Lurssen, Dog Pet Pal extraordinaire and all-around great guy, was recently contacted by a person who runs an Internet blog about folks who do positive things. He had heard that Neil was a Marin Humane volunteer and asked him a bunch of questions and his permission to use some of it. Below is the …

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They may be small, but guinea pigs offer big joy

Categories: Advocacy, Blog, Other, Volunteers
Duchess is a sassy redhead that eats her vegetables, loves to roll in the hay and views the world from the top of a four-legged yellow step stool. She’s a lucky guinea pig that was adopted from Marin Humane, along with her companion, Charcoal. Guinea pigs come in all sizes and hair styles, from the …

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Featured Volunteers – Veterinary Clinic Volunteers!

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
“No Food, Going to Surgery!” It’s 7am, Bradley the dog is just waking up, Lilly is already up getting ready for school. He goes out to the kitchen where mom is making breakfast, his bowl is missing, and he looks at her with an expectant face. She is talking to him, though he doesn’t understand …

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