National Guide Dog Month is a celebration of the work of guide dogs as a way to raise awareness, appreciation and support for guide dogs everywhere. It’s the perfect time to reflect on the roles service animals play in our lives.
Please be advised that our shelter will be closed on Labour Day.
Toronto Humane Society pet food bank that helps pet owners in the St. James Town community provide for their animals in times of need.
Puppy Mill Awareness Day is dedicated to raising public awareness and educating the public at large regarding the cruelty and abuse associated with puppy mills, and promoting the adoption/fostering of homeless animals in shelters and rescues. Through education and awareness individuals are empowered to make informed choices when deciding on a companion animal.
September 28 is World Rabies Day, a global health observance that seeks to raise awareness about rabies and enhance prevention and control efforts. World Rabies Day is an excellent time to take steps that can help prevent and control rabies, such as vaccinating pets including dogs and cats and providing education on how to avoid the animals that typically transmit rabies: raccoons, bats, skunks, and foxes.
“A One Health Approach to Addressing Animal Hoarding” workshop presented by OSMA. A workshop about engaging with animal hoarders to improve the health and wellbeing of animals as well as their owners. Spaces are limited: RSVP by Monday, September 19th, 2016 at the email address below.