Humane Birthday Parties

You and your friends can spend your special day with the animals of the Marin Humane Society!

PLEASE NOTE: Spring 2016 birthday party availability has been filled. We are now booking parties for Fall 2016. During the summer camp season (June through August) we are not able to host birthday parties.

Submit a request now to have a birthday party here at MHS!

Humane Birthday Parties
Humane birthday parties are two-hour programs held in the MHS education classroom and include the following:

  • Your choice of cat, dog or small companion animal party theme
  • A one hour program that includes an animal-themed game, craft activity, animal visit, and tour of the shelter
  • Use of the educational classroom for a one hour birthday party immediately following the program
  • Eco-friendly party supplies and decorations
  • Treat bags for each child with a special gift for the birthday child
  • Birthday child will name a new adoption animal (choose dog, cat or small companion animal)

Party times
Saturdays: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm OR 2 to 4 pm
Fee: $200
Humane Birthday Parties are for children turning six years or older.
Our facilities allow us to accommodate a total of 12 children. During summer camp (June through August) we are not able to host birthday parties.

Book a party
Choose either a dog, cat or small companion animal party theme. Submit a birthday party request online or call 415.506.6288.

Humane Birthday Tours
Humane birthday tours can be reserved on Wednesdays, Fridays and select Saturdays during business hours. This 45-minute program includes the following:

  • A small gift for the birthday child
  • Tour of shelter

Fee: $50
Birthday tours are limited to 12 children total

Book a tour
Submit a request to book a birthday tour now, or call 415.506.6288.


Marin Humane Society

171 Bel Marin Keys Blvd, Novato, CA 94949
Phone 415.883.4621

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