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 […]

Call For Volunteers

We need your help! Volunteers needed! Do you love animals? Do you have 3-4 hours a week available? The Etobicoke Humane Society is currently looking to fill several volunteer positions:   Cat Team: Cat Adoption Coordinator Cat Volunteer Manager Cat Foster Team: Cat Foster Coordinator Assistant Foster Cat Manager Marketing, PR & Fundraising Team: Event Manager Email Marketing Manager Grant Writer Marketing […]

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 […]

Leashes by the Lake

Leashes by the Lake 2018 It’s time again for the Etobicoke Humane Society’s annual “Leashes by the Park” Walk-a-thon and Pet Fest to raise much needed funds for our little shelter with a big heart. All proceeds from this event will directly benefit the animals in our care. This year we are holding the event on Saturday, September 22 and […]

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 […]

Thank you!

It’s a wrap! Our Small Shelter, Big Heart Campaign has come to a close and not only did we hit our $25,000 goal, we surpassed it! To date, we have received more than $28,000. We are overwhelmed by your generosity! Your donations will allow us to: Update the animal housing areas to provide cats and dogs with a quieter, more relaxed environment […]

URGENT: Foster Homes Needed

Written by Becca Gordon EHS is urgently in need of both short term foster homes for adult cats (2-3 weeks) and longer term foster homes for families of moms and kittens (4-6 weeks) to keep up with the increasing demand on our intake.  All cats are vet checked, snap tested, vaccinated (unless sick), dewormed, and flea treated (unless not safe […]

Small Shelter, Big Heart

  Small Shelter, Big Heart! UPDATE – JULY 3, 2018 Whoa! We are overwhelmed by your generosity!!  You’ve already helped beat our $25,000 goal and we still have a week to go! Our community of supporters is outstanding.  Thank you from the bottom of our hearts.  Your donations will allow us to help even more animals! Last day to donate to […]

Great Canadian Giving Challenge

During the Great Canadian Giving Challenge every very dollar ($3 min donations required) donated to Etobicoke Humane Society via CanadaHelps.org in June is an automatic entry for us to win $10,000. The more you give, the more chances EHS has to win! In 2017, we helped approximately 270 cats and 90 dogs find homes. Not bad for a shelter that’s 100% run […]

UPDATE: June 25/2018 A long-term foster had been found for Ben.  Thank you to everyone who came forward or who shared his story. ___________________________________________ Written by Aris Gyamfi – Cat Senior Manager Hi everyone, If you’ve been following our website and social media, you may have heard of an EHS cat named Ben, whom you’ve never met. Ben is a […]



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