Home For The Holidays

Our annual holiday campaign is here! If you’re looking for a meaningful gift for the animal lover on your list, our Home for the Holidays campaign has gifts that make a real difference! This year, we’ve introduced gift packages for pets in need that can be purchased on behalf of someone on your list. These packages will contribute directly to […]

Call For Cat and Dog Fosters

The Etobicoke Humane Society is an all-volunteer run organization and because of this, there are often cases where we feel an animal would thrive better in a home with constant care and fewer animals. In instances of a special needs animal, we rely on our team of fosters to care for our animals until they find their forever home. 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 with Santa. […]

Trap-Neuter-Return-Manage Workshop

Written by: Aris Gyamfi Feral cat overpopulation is a serious issue in many cities, and Toronto is no exception. Female cats can have litters of kittens two to three times a year, and a single breeding pair can lead to the production of 420,000 offspring over a seven-year period. The vast majority of these kittens will perish, and those that […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Tori Gass

Interview by Katherine Clark A highly skilled media relations specialist, Tori works tirelessly behind-the-scenes to elevate the profile of EHS by generating media coverage of the shelter, our fundraising campaigns and our pets in need. Thanks to Tori’s dedication, during the past year, EHS has been featured on BT Toronto, CP24, CBC News, 680 News, The Toronto Sun, The Etobicoke […]

Why Local Shelters Rescue International Dogs

Written by Christina Furlano and Tori Gass Late at night on September 2, volunteers from the Etobicoke Humane Society (EHS) drove out to Pearson Airport to meet a flight coming all the way from Taiwan. On board the plane were five special dogs who had endured close to 16 hours of flying in hopes of finding a loving family and […]

Taste of the Kingsway – Scotiabank Dog Show

Once again we will be at the Taste of the Kingsway for the annual Scotiabank Dog Show!  All proceeds from the event will go directly to EHS. Enter your perfect pooch… $20 to enter your dog into 3 categories.  Enter Today: Application Form Who: Dog Show presented by Scotiabank in support of EHS When: Saturday, September 8, 2018 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm […]

Open House Successes

Written by Becca Gordon We have some extraordinarily awesome news!! Cynthia, Ruby, Murray, Alfie, Norman, Wyeth and Bonnie (together) all found furever homes during our Cat Adoption Open House on July 21st. We are overjoyed for them! So many of our gorgeous floofs are on their way to their happily ever afters. We are celebrating twice over as these adoptions […]

Palliative Care: Jewel

Written by Becca Gordon Jewel was abandoned in Romania, apparently surrendered by a family. She was emaciated, and severely neglected. Happily for her a rescue took her under their wing and secured a place for her with EHS. It is hard to imagine her traveling all this way knowing what we now know. She was clearly a survivor and determined […]

Cat Adoption Open House

Cat Adoption Open House Come join us this Saturday, July 21st from 10 am to 6 pm. Visit our loving, cool cats that we have staying with us. They can’t wait to meet you! Event Cat Adoption Open House Join the Event on our Facebook Page: Date Saturday July 21, 2018 Time: 10 am – 6pm Location Etobicoke Humane Society […]



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