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Humane Society of Greater Rochester


Humane Education promotes personal and global responsibility. Teaching people how to accept and fulfill their responsibilities to companion animals, such as cats and dogs, and all forms of animal life. It explains the consequences of irresponsible behavior and encourages people to see the value of all living things. Humane Education programs engage individuals of all ages to model empathy, compassion, and respect.


Check out the Lollypop Farm event calendar for ways to have fun supporting pets in our community. There are workshops, festivities, and gatherings for the whole family to enjoy!
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For Kids

Lollypop Farm offers a variety of exciting educational opportunities for young animal lovers.
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For Adults

We have fun for all ages! Have fun while helping to support the animals of Lollypop Farm.
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Scout Programs

Programs are tailored to the audience’s age level and interests and are available to groups of any kind, including schools, clubs, homeschool groups, learning pods, and community organizations.
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Resources for Educators

Lollypop Farm’s Humane Education programs incorporate social-emotional learning (SEL) and engage individuals of all ages to model empathy, compassion, and respect through a combination of in-person programs and virtual learning experiences.
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Lollypop Farm guided tours are available for all ages. Our guides will escort you around the campus while sharing information about our history, the animals we care for, and our community programs and services.
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Animal Crimes Intervention Program

Humane education not only helps to strengthen the bond between people and pets, but it can also help to prevent cruelty by teaching empathy and animal behavior to past offenders of abuse.
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View Our Digital Humane Education Catalog

View the digital version of our Humane Education Catalog to stay up-to-date with our latest offerings! Hard copies of this catalog can be found in our main lobby.
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Summer Camp

Lollypop Farm Camp is a perfect summer experience for children and teens who want to learn more about the animals they love! Your camper will love meeting new friends with similar interests, learning about the animals at Lollypop Farm, and exploring exciting jobs working with animals.
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