COVID-19 UPDATE:

Following CDC safety guidelines, we are requiring that all unvaccinated visitors and staff wear masks inside and outside our shelters.

 

Animal Camp at HSSC

Animal Adventure Camps in Santa Rosa!

ABOUT

  • Meet dogs, cats, bunnies, reptiles, pigs, goats, horses, alpacas, sheep, llamas, mini ponies, donkeys and more!
  • Participate in fun and educational presentations from animal experts including a Veterinarian, Dog Behaviorist, Cat Behavior Expert, Animal Control Officer, Adoptions Counselor, Foster Coordinator and other animal experts!
  • Spend time at Forget Me Not Farm (walking distance)!
  • Visit a Horse Sanctuary (walking distance)!
  • Enjoy our Animal Assisted Therapy Dogs!
  • Read to our awesome shelter cats!
  • Make toys and other enrichment items for our shelter animals to enjoy!
  • Play fun games!
  • Learn about dog and cat body language, the proper way to approach a dog, and what animals need to live a safe and happy life!

IMPORTANT

  • *The ages listed are approximate and are at time of camp – feel free to sign up siblings for the same week if they are both ages 7-11.
  • 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.
  • Please put your name down one time on the waiting list – if you want more than one session, please pick no more than two. Thank you!

Animal Adventure Camp: Santa Rosa Campus

Week of 6/6 | 9am – 3pm | Ages 8-10*

Animal Adventure Camp: Santa Rosa Campus

Week of 6/13 | 9am – 3pm | Ages 9-11*

Animal Adventure Camp: Santa Rosa Campus

Week of 6/20 | 9am – 3pm | Ages 7-9*

Animal Adventure Camp: Santa Rosa Campus

Week of 6/27 | 9am – 3pm | Ages 8-10*

Camp Policies

*The ages listed are approximate and are at time of camp – feel free to sign up siblings for the same week if they are both ages 7-11.

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.

  • We are enforcing strict Covid-19 protocols and are requiring that all campers wear a face mask during the entire duration of camp. Parents will be notified if these requirements change prior to the start of camp.
  • 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.

Respectful behavior towards our staff, animals and volunteers is required at all times.

  • 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.