• AHS YouTube
  • AHS Instagram
  • AHS Twitter
  • AHS Facebook

PetSet activities

PetSet activities may include:

Leadership

  • From AHS/community experts:
    • Humane Investigations
    • Training
    • Ad Prep (Adoption Preparation)
    • Service dogs
    • Therapy animals
    • Rabbit agility
    • Veterinarian/Vet Tech
    • Wildlife
  • From each other:
    • Present book/movie report to group
    • Bring in articles to discuss

Advocacy

  • Discuss current events
  • Investigate state laws regarding animals
  • Write letters to representatives
  • Discuss AHS board policy statements on challenging issues
  • Develop presentations on animal-related issues for parents/school/etc.
  • Encourage local TV stations to air PSAs regarding dog fighting or other issues
  • Create YouTube videos, MySpace pages, etc. to educate public

Service

  • Make blankets/toys, dog bandanas, etc.
  • Organize donations drives or fundraisers
  • Form a Walk For Animals team
  • Staff a “Kids Zone” booth at the Walk
  • “Adopt” and maintain a local dog park
  • Develop and post flyers at local parks regarding pet care in cold/hot weather, leash laws, etc.
  • Build animal equipment for AHS shelters
  • Help AHS sites with facilities projects
  • Other projects chosen/led by students

These ideas are just a start! PetSet members have a significant voice in deciding what activities their group will pursue.

Animal Humane Society locations

Buffalo

4375 Hwy. 55 S.E.
Buffalo, MN 55313
(763) 390-3647

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Coon Rapids

1411 Main St. N.W.
Coon Rapids, MN 55448
(763) 862-4030

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Golden Valley

845 Meadow Ln. N.
Golden Valley, MN 55422
(763) 522-4325

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St. Paul

1115 Beulah Ln.
St. Paul, MN 55108
(651) 645-7387

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Woodbury

9785 Hudson Rd.
Woodbury, MN 55125
(651) 730-6008

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  • Administration
    (763) 522-4325
  • Animal Admissions
    (763) 412-4969
  • Pet Behavior Helpline
    (763) 489-2202
  • Boarding
    (763) 489-2222
  • More contact info »