Call for Volunteers!

We are looking to add to our cat volunteer team. Cat Foster Coordinator Hours: flexible, 2-4 hours per week provide ongoing assistance, coaching and moral support to foster families engage with foster families on availability, medical needs, and ongoing care of foster  animals in their care recruit new foster caregivers as needed coordinate pick up and transfer of animals between partner veterinarians […]

Bowl-A-Thon Thank You!

Thank you all for supporting our 5th Annual Bowl-A-Thon. This has been our most successful event to date. We couldn’t have done it without your support and belief in the work that we do at EHS. Animals like Royal and Regal, our bonded couple, would have been separated long ago if not for the dedication of our volunteers.  Dahlia, who […]

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: […]

Is Fostering For You?

Fostering is a great way to help animals find their “forever homes” and in return be proud that you had something to do with that goal. Being a foster parent can be a challenging job at times. Foster animals may come to us for several reasons and may carry several health or mental injuries or they may be long loved […]

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 […]



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