Minerva’s Heart

Written by Becca Gordon Minerva was in rough shape and weighed only three pounds (the size of a 12-week -old kitten) when she arrived at EHS. She was severely dehydrated, anemic, malnourished, and had ear mites. She also had a grade 5 heart murmur, which the vet thought could be attributed to her overall body condition. She was hospitalized, and […]

Getting to Know Royal and Regal

By Kristiana Dean For those that don’t know Royal and Regal they are shy, suspicious of strangers and bark to ward people off. For those that do know them, they are complete hams! These two are my Dog Buddies, I’ve known them since they came into the shelter. I’m “one of the pack” with the other volunteers and they play […]

Cupcake Sale Day

Buy a cupcake, save a cutie! Please join us at the shelter, Humber Bay Pet Valu or Ren’s Pet Depot on Saturday, February 24th for some sweet treats in support of EHS. $3/cupcake – all proceeds will go directly towards the animals in our care. Cupcakes will be baked by volunteers, as well as donated by the following bakeries: Two […]

Third Annual Fur Ball Gala

Our friends at Rescue Foodie are hosting their Third Annual Fur Ball Gala to be held on Saturday, February 3. There will be a red carpet entrance beginning at 6:00 pm where you can have your picture taken in all your glammed up glory. Evening Details Three course meal, open bar, LIVE DJ, silent auction and raffle! Vegetarian and vegan […]

Call For Cat Team Volunteers

Cat Adoption Coordinators Do you enjoy interacting with people? Do you love cats?  If so, please consider joining our cat adoption coordinator team. In particular, we are interested in recruiting coordinators who have weekday evening and Saturday availabilities. The role of a cat adoption coordinator includes the following: 1.) Meet with and introduce cats to walk-in visitors 2.) Conduct in person interviews […]

EHS Holiday Events

There are a myriad of ways you can support EHS every day, but this weekend we have some fabulous community events happening that we’d like to share with you. What: The 401st Cub Scouts are selling Hot Chocolate Where: Bloordale United Church When: Sunday, Dec. 10th from 12-4pm Suggested Donation: $1/per cup                 […]

Holiday Silent Auction

Looking for last minute holiday ideas? Look no further than the EHS Silent Auction! Check those last few people off your holiday shopping list with the fantastic items available for bidding! This auction is to help raise funds for the Etobicoke Humane Society and give shelter cats and dogs a Home For The Holidays! The auction will run until Tuesday, Dec. […]

Home For The Holidays

Every animal in need deserves a Home For The Holidays. This holiday season, help ensure that homeless animals in our community receive the love and care they deserve by donating to the Etobicoke Humane Society; a 100% volunteer run, 100% donation based no-kill shelter. Thanks to your generosity in 2016, we found forever homes for 76 dogs and 234 cats. Tuna […]

Account of Lost Dogs, Frankie & Tucker

A heartfelt thank you goes out to Healing Hearts Lost Pet Search & Recovery who aided us in the search for Frankie And Tucker. This is a play-by-play account of Frankie & Tucker’s adventure, written by one of the key people we had advising and assisting in the recovery effort. Account of Missing Dogs Frankie and Tucker Tucker and Frankie went […]

Tucker has been found!

UPDATE NOV 29/17 We’ve had so many questions about the search for our missing dogs.  Here is a detailed play-by-play of Frankie and Tucker’s adventure: Account of Lost Dogs, Frankie & Tucker UPDATE NOV 25/17 Late last evening/ the efforts of our amazing volunteers and a team of specialists aiding us, paid off. Tucker, the little scamp, was located and […]



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