The Latham Foundation is a national, nonprofit organization promoting respect for all life through education. Latham is a nonprofit organization that makes grants in kind (rather than financial awards). The Foundation welcomes joint ventures with other organizations or individuals who share Latham's commitment to respecting all life.
The Marin Humane Society offers an array of programs. Student programs include shelter tours, animal care camp, classroom visits, and a Teacher Advisory Board. The education center also caters to adults with seminars and workshops throughout the year and is the site of the California State Humane Training Academy.
Offers a one hour free educational program to local schools.
Provides resources for teacher training.
Offers programs and materials to educate children and adults about the joys and responsibilities of dog ownership. Best Friends Teaching Kit includes a video, teacher's guides, reproducible activity sheets, recommended reading list, completion certificate, and wall poster. The materials are divided for the younger and older grades. Also interactive games about responsible dog ownership. These games are divided for younger and older students.
Raising humane children through interactions with animals. Includes lesson plans, case histories, suggestions for using animals in school settings.
Activities to build a long-lasting friendship between kids and their
dogs. Includes care tips, pet-care resources, animal organizations and
events, amusing trivia for dog lovers, more.
|Dog Sports T-Shirts & more
Trot on over to DogPlay Mall. Find fun dog related T-Shirts, sweatshirts, mugs, buttons, stickers and more. Welcome to dogs of any breed, and dogs of many breeds.
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