School Programs

Classroom Visits with a Canine Ambassador!

Enroll your class in Woods Humane Society’s Humane Education Course

Woods Humane Society offers FREE, fun, interactive and educational animal welfare lessons and activities for every grade level and for all schools in SLO County!

Each Humane Education Course includes a canine ambassador, hands-on activities, language arts or math components, and suggestions for classroom extensions!

PLUS, each class is invited to schedule a private field trip tour of Woods Humane Society (transportation is not provided).

If you are interested in a formal presentation for a school assembly, visit our Presentations page. 

Humane Education Courses

  •          Animal Safety & Respect
  •          Pet Overpopulation 
  •          Responsible Pet Care


Sessions are currently available for booking from 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Monday, Wednesday or Friday.

Session length:

  •          30 minutes for pre-school
  •          45 minutes for grades K-1
  •          60 minutes for grades 2 and up

*Customized lesson plans and times available upon request.

To book your Humane Ed Course, contact Jamie at



Opening Homes and Hearts to Homeless Pets
in San Luis Obispo County since 1955.