Pet Ownership Costs Guide

Pet ownership is a long-term commitment.  On average, dogs live 10-13 years and cats live 14-18 years (the oldest living cat, Nutmeg, recently died at the age of 32!)  Many people are often unaware of the costs involved with long-term pet ownership.  When a dog breaks his leg or a cat develops an illness, the vet bills can quickly add up. […]

Bowl-a-thon

5th Annual Bowl-A-Thon Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 What: A family-friendly event, that encourages teams to raise money towards their two-hour bowl-a-thon, with all proceeds going towards the dogs and cats at the Etobicoke Humane Society.  Prizes will be awarded to those with the highest pledge amount, highest individual score and highest team score. Free shoes and snacks will also be provided, […]

Cat Foster Orientation

We are looking to expand our network of fosters. We have redeveloped the cat foster program and would like to invite you to attend our orientation session on September 17th.  The number of fosters we can rely upon will directly affect the number of cats we are able to rescue. Where: 67 Six Point Road (Etobicoke Humane Society) boardroom. When: […]

Call for Volunteers!

We are looking to add to both our cat surrender and cat adoption teams. Please email Aris at cats@etobicokehumanesociety.com if you’re interested in either of these volunteer positions. Cat Adoption Coordinator Hours: flexible, but minimum 5 hours a month meet with and introduce cats to walk-in visitors conduct in person interviews with adoption applicants ask follow up questions, and use […]

Scotiabank Dog Show – Taste of the Kingsway

Think your dog is absolutely the cutest? The most well behaved? Knows the best tricks? Well, here’s your chance to prove it. Enter your pooch by September 6, 2017, for the annual Scotiabank Dog Show at Taste of the Kingsway Festival. The dog show is one of the most popular events at the festival and all proceeds from the event go directly […]

Donations

The Etobicoke Humane Society rescues hundreds of animals each year. We provide daily care, medical attention and affection for every animal that comes through our door. Our organization is 100% volunteer run with no paid positions – every dollar goes directly into animal care and operations. We do not receive government funding and rely solely on the financial donations and […]

It Was Time For Us To Change Our Shirt

Out with the old and in with the new. We wanted something fresh, fun, funky and fabulous! So we held a t-shirt design contest. We had several designs sent in some from professionals, some from amateurs all awesome and were impressed with so many of them. After a small panel of random EHS volunteers voted we made our choice. Working […]

R&R Seeking Foster Home

R&R were found in a construction site with their six puppies. Regal hunted for food and Royal protected the puppies. The site was going to be occupied, so a kind lady rescued them. Their puppies have found their forever homes. Now we need to find R&R a patient foster home outside the shelter so they can eventually find their own […]

68 Cats- All In A Days Work! Well…Sort Of

When EHS heard about an elderly couple being evicted from their apartment and seeking refuge for their pets, we reached out through the media to help. When the couple contacted us, we really had no idea how many animals needed rehoming – early estimates suggested 28 or so cats and we were determined to leave no animal behind. After the […]

Please Help Us Win $10,000!

During the month of June, every $1 donated through CanadaHelps.org gives us a chance to win an additional $10,000 through the Great Canadian Giving Challenge! Every $1 donated = 1 entry into a prize draw to win a $10,000 prize. That could help us give so many more animals a second chance at life! It could provide food and shelter for […]



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