Yellow Pages: Resources
for Teachers and Students
Awesome Animal Awareness Camp of Alexandria
by the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria. Four sessions are
usually offered each summer, for children between the ages of
10-12 years. Each session comprises one week, from 8:30 a.m. until
12:00 noon, Monday - Friday.
Arundel County Animal Control - Humane Education Programs
for Grades K-3, Graes 4-6, and Grade7-Adult Lectures
Call Candi Nilsson at (410) 643-1323.
All Programs are free of charge and last approximately one hour.
Animal Rescue & Education
Reston, VA 20190
tel: (703) 318-3292
"Our mission is to keep animals from entering the shelter
system by providing support to their guardians. We provide the
public with education, awareness, rescue and placement of companion
animals. We promote spay/neuter and responsible care. Through
our work with other groups, we strive to end the killing of unwanted
H.E.N., based in California, maintains the "Animals
in Lab Info Service" online database.
SPCA - free Pet Basic class
are held every Saturday from 9:3 0 - 11 a.m.. For more information,
please call 410-235-8826.
Association for Humane and Environmental Education
National Association for Humane and Environmental Education (NAHEE)
is the youth education division of The Humane Society of the United
States (HSUS). NAHEE publishes materials available to educators,
including KIND News , The Sharing the Earth In-service Guide and
The KIND Workshop Leader's Guide. It also sponsors Breaking the
Cycle of Abuse workshops and the Adopt-a-Teacher Program.
for Therapeutic Riding
on a beautiful 38 acre farm in Burtonsville, MD, the NCTR provides
therapeutic riding to both children and adults with physical and
emotional disabilities. They also hold a summer riding camp for
children. For more information, please call (301) 421-0380 or
Humane Education Society
provides brochures and books for educational use. Please call
(703) 777-8319 for more information.
& Claws Animal Rescue and Humane Education of Northern Virginia
nonprofit 501c3 organization dedicated to helping pets in need.
PO Box 2504
Reston, VA 20195
tel: (703) 689-0500
President: Suzette Conlon
resources for students providing materials to promote awareness
of animal issues, including in-classroom materials for elementary,
middle, and high school students as well as for college-level
students, and an online
magazine for kids.
Georges County Humane Education Program
Reptiles Alive! LLC
tel: 703 560-0257
Exciting and educational live animal programs perfect for schools, birthdays and all kinds of special events.
programs about reptiles and other animals.
Soldiers Delight NEA
5100 Deer Park Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
tel: (410) 922-8825, (301) 888-1410
in Fairfax Virginia, the Shiloh Project's mission is to break
the cycle of violence for juvenile offenders and children at risk
by instilling them with a sense of compassion, respect and responsibility
toward animals and others through the experience of training and
nurturing homeless dogs awaiting adoption.
Call (703) 591-3600 for more information.
Against Animal Cruelty
Kirkpatrick Executive Director, Director of Communications
tel: (202) 726-1229
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