Katelyn (age 4) in the Herr Memorial Library reading a book about dogs to Ruff!
On Thursday July 17th, Herr Memorial Library in Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania launched Mutt-i-grees® in the Library to 36 children and their caregivers during the Summer Discover Class for toddlers and preschoolers. This program is the first of many that will be planned throughout the year!
St. Martin de Porres Academy Students Have A Dog-gone Good Time at North Shore Animal League America
In conjunction with the Mutt-i-grees® Curriculum, nineteen 5th and 6th grade students from St. Martin de Porres Academy in New Haven, CT participated in a week-long internship at North Shore Animal League America to learn about the shelter life of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens.
On Saturday, June 14th, our friends at West Babylon Public Library in West Babylon, NY held a Pet Adoption Fair! The event included Mutt-i-grees activities and nine animal rescue groups that brought Mutt-i-gree cats and dogs available for adoption.
On Saturday, June 14th, Team Mutt-i-grees presented a program at the Stepping Stones Museum for Children in Norwalk, CT. Families were invited to design their own cats and dogs using a variety of colored pencils and crayons. Once they were finished, the youngsters made their own Mutt-i-gree Puppets that they could take home.
Teens & Tweens Come to Seaford Public Library to Support the Mutt-i-gree Cats & Dogs at North Shore Animal League America!
Gina Patronaggio, Teen Services Librarian at the Seaford Public Library in Seaford, NY, shared some pictures from the library’s Mutt-i-grees in the Library Dog Treat Making event that took place on May 8th with 24 tweens/teens ranging from 5th-9th grade. The library asked participants to make a small donation to participate, and also gave patrons the option to donate pet supplies such as dog/cat food, treats or gently used blankets and pet toys.