URGENT: Missing Dogs

On November 13th both Frankie and Tucker escaped. These are two 6-month-old terrier mix dogs from up North. They are both very timid and afraid. A move towards them will be perceived as a threat therefore if you spot them please DO NOT CHASE THEM. Ways you can help: We appreciate your concern for Frankie and Tucker. We have specialized […]

Telephone System Upgrade

We will be upgrading our telephone system on Tuesday, November 7th. Due to wires being rerouted, there will be no phone service and no voicemail. The work is expected to take one day and we will resume our normal phone service on Wednesday, November 8th. If you need immediate assistance, please contact us at the email addresses listed below. We […]

Pics with Santa

    It’s that time of year again. Santa is on his way. What Pictures with Santa Is this your first Christmas with your furriend? Do they love the holidays as much as you? Are they always model ready for the camera? Whatever the holidays mean to you, come mark the occasion by having your best friend take a picture […]

The Saga of Grace and Her Babies

Grace and her four beautiful kittens were trapped off the street and surrendered to EHS. A short time after going into foster, it was discovered that she had an odd lump on her side. A vet appointment was made immediately. The vet shaved and checked the lump, and a biopsy was scheduled as it was impossible to determine from the […]

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. […]

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: […]

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 […]



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