Upcoming SCCAS Events & Volunteer Training

 

SPECIAL EVENTS   VOLUNTEER TRAINING

The Human Race 2016
Saturday May 7, 8 am
West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz

The 36th annual Human Race where Santa Cruz participants will once again walk along beautiful West Cliff Drive to raise money for their favorite local organizations...

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Upcoming Summer/Fall events

May: Human Race (May 7, West Cliff Drive), CAPE Animal Film Festival tickets available now online (May 17, 6:30 - 10:30 pm, Del Mar Theatre, Santa Cruz)

June: RedRover Responder training (June 12, 9 - 1 pm) Regsiter online to learn to help animal victims of disasters and other crises by joining our RedRover Responders team. Space is limited! 

July: Muzzle Up! Project training* (July 24th, at SCCAS)

August: Love Monday at Discretion Brewing (August 22), Parks & Rex II w/ SC Parks at the Simpkins Family Swim Center (August 28),

September: Pet 1st Aid/CPR (TBA) taught by Meghan of Bed & Biscuits

October: Harvest, Hops, and Hounds (hosted by C-DOG!)

 

Watch this space for information on upcoming special training opportunities for our regular volunteers.

If you are interested in BEGINNING volunteer orientation, click here

CAT VOLUNTEERS Tier 2 & 3 Classes coming up:

SHY AND FEARFUL CATS
Saturday, April 30, 1:00 - 3:00

CAT BEHAVIOR AND HANDLING IN THE SHELTER ENVIRONMENT
Saturday, May 21, 1:00 - 3:00
 

ALL VOLUNTEERS!

FOSTER/SPOTT TRAINING
Wednesday, April 20, 5:30 - 6:30
For volunteers interested in fostering shelter animals or Dog TLC volunteers interested in doing SPOTT outings with the adoptable dogs.
 

 

Sign up for classes on the sign up sheets next to the volunteer check in monitor. All classes take place in the SCCAS Multi-purpose room.

 

 

*This workshop will cover the how-to’s of muzzle training, including working through common trouble spots, as well as incorporating tricks, games and activities so that dogs feel comfortable and happy wearing a muzzle. We’ll also discuss how to tailor your dog’s muzzle training for specific scenarios like the veterinary office and leash walks.