Teaching kids about compassion for animals is important. At HSSW, we're inspiring a humane generation with programs and projects to get kids involved.
Thank you to program sponsor, VCA Animal Hospitals for supporting our youth programs!
School Year Programs
These programs are your kid's ticket to a year of learning. This year, it's a virtual experience! That's right... we're bringing the fun of HSSW to your child with our education programs in the comfort of your home. Ready to learn more?
Join us for another year of summer fun in 2021! Check back for more details. Want to stay connected to the action?
Projects for Kids
From food drives to crafts, kids of all ages can support the animals of the Humane Society for Southwest Washington. Check out projects for kids that benefit the dogs and cats in our care.
Staying safe around pets is important! These handouts are a great way to teach kids at home or in the classroom.
Coloring Sheets - A fun, educational, and crafty way to teach kids about safe interactions with animals. Grab the markers and print off a coloring sheet to teach your child about Responsible Pet Ownership and How to Greet a Dog.
Safe Interaction with Pets - Knowing how to greet and interact with pets is important. Polite people-manners often translate to polite dog-manners. Common Sense Dog Interaction can be easy!