Vallejo first graders learn about animals at local shelter

The cats and dogs and other animals at the Humane Society of the North Bay received a few visitors Friday.

Little human fingers and faces greeted the cats at the shelter, trying to contain their excitement.

About 50 Vallejo Charter School first graders came to the shelter to learn more about the animals, how to safely handle them and about how the weather affects them.

“I learn that (the animals) come here when they run away,” said Kylie, one of the students.

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