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We offer several interactive programs on how to care for pets tailored for Girl Scout troops and Boy Scout packs to learn more about our Animal Community Center (ACC). We require a 5-scout minimum and typically schedule Scout Programs Tuesday through Saturday with start times between 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

To schedule: If you're interested in scheduling a Workshop, please fill out the Workshop Inquiry Form and you will be contacted within 3 business days to being scheduling your program! Please note, we do not hold these programs during the months of June - August.

Program Description Fees Girl Scout Levels
Daisies Brownies Juniors Cadettes, Seniors and
Community Center Tour (1 hour)
Join us for an interactive tour to learn about HSSV, our history and the animals we care for at our shelter and meet a shelter guest. All scouts will get an activity bookmark. $45 for 12 scouts, $2 each
additional child.
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Animal Care Workshop (1.5 hours) This hands-on workshop includes the tour program and activities that emphasize responsible pet care. $11 per scout,
includes activity bookmark and HSSV fun patch.
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Daisy Workshop (1.5 hours) Join us for a fun interactive tour about HSSV, where we’ll connect the Daisy Petal Characteristics to our shelter, and learn ways we care for animals. We’ll meet a shelter animal, and each Daisy will receive an HSSV fun patch and Daisy Petal coloring sheet at the end of the program. girl_paw_blue.jpg      
Brownie Workshop (1.5 hours) Brownies will work towards their Brownie Pet Badge through discussion, interactive learning stations and animal experiences. Scouts will practice responsible decision-making skills around animals and animal care to keep their pets comfortable and loved.    girl_paw_brw.jpg    
Bronze Award Workshop (1.5 hours) Junior troops explore opportunities to apply their girl leadership to plan out highly youth-centric
animal Bronze Award service projects in this
workshop experience.
$13 per scout,
includes activity bookmark, HSSV fun patch and staff support during service project.
Silver Award
Workshop (1.5 hours)
Cadettes are invited to explore opportunities to apply their leadership skills to plan out their Silver Award service project helping animals in their community.       girl_paw_org.jpg