Viewing an animal x-ray in Animal Adventure Youth Camp
Kids holding a snake in Animal Adventure Youth Camp
Child in Animal Adventure camp listening to cat's heartbeat through a stethoscope
Child making animal enrichment items in Animal Adventure Camp
Girl holding puppy

Animal Adventure Camps!

Are you excited for an un-BEAR-ably good time? FELINE tired of sitting around? Looking for something a-MOO-sing to do? Then get your paws, claws and fins off of your mouse and come to the Humane Society of Sonoma County Animal Adventure Camp!

The Press Democrat - The Best of Sonoma County Reader's Choice 2022

Best Summer Camp
Best of Sonoma County Readers’ Choice 2022
The Press Democrat

In this educational camp, that is anything but BOAR-ing, you will explore many animal-related career opportunities, meet cool cats, dashing dogs, raucous reptiles, happy horses, gallivanting goats, sharp sheep and many more four legged friends!

Our camp offers socialization with shelter and farm animals, arts and crafts, games, and educational presentations from our amazing staff at the Humane Society of Sonoma County. Learn how to communicate with cats while you read them a book, hang out with some reptiles, pet and feed farm animals, watch a dog find a treat, learn how to approach a dog and enjoy many more pawsitively wonderful activities!

Best of the North Bay 2022

Best Day Camp
Best of the North Bay 2022
The Bohemian

Child holding lizard
Boy holding kitten in Animal Adventure Youth Camp
Viewing of an animal x-ray in Animal Adventure Youth Camp
Boy holding puppies in Animal Adventure Youth Camp
Golden Retriever rescue in Animal Adventure camp greeting children

2023 SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE

Registration opens March 15th, 2023

Camp Policies

Due to the popularity of our camps, we ask that campers limit their enrollment to one session, to allow other campers the opportunity to attend. All sessions have the same content.

Due to popularity, our camps fill up quickly. You are welcome to place your name on the online wait list through the camp registration page. If a registered camper cancels, you will be notified. Due to the popularity of our camps, we ask that campers limit their enrollment to one session, to allow other campers the opportunity to attend. All sessions have the same content.

  • Respectful behavior towards our staff, animals and volunteers is required at all times.
  • Due to the nature of our business, there will be constant exposure to animals and their allergens. Our youth education programs are not recommended for children/teens with known allergies. If your children or teen has known allergies or other health concerns, a signed release from their doctor is required.
  • Please let us know if your child gets squeamish around talk or watching of medical procedures,
  • Camp participants are expected to participate in all physical and academic activities.
  • Special needs: Please discuss any special needs your child may have prior to registering. Due to staffing limitations, we may not be able to accommodate individuals with special needs.
  • Please let us know of any behavior issues, allergies, or if your child is averse to talk of medical procedures.
  • Campers bring their own lunch and water bottle. There is no access to a microwave.
  • No cell phones or iwatches allowed during camp time.
  • Please note, because of the small size of our sessions a 50% refund will be issued up until two weeks prior to the first day. After this date, there will be no refunds.
Animal Adventure Camp attendees in scrubs