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Help save more animals like Bandicoot

Help save more animals like Bandicoot

January 21, 2019
When Bandicoot arrived at our shelter sick and exhausted, we couldn’t figure out what was wrong. He was coughing one minute, gagging the next. We could feel something hard and sharp in his neck, so we brought out the x-ray equipment and were stunned by what we saw.
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It’s raining rescues!

It’s raining rescues!

January 21, 2019
Thanks to the help of Guelph Humane Society and the North Bay Humane Society, 37 homeless cats arrived at our doors on Wednesday. This transfer is a wonderful example of what can be done through the partnerships we’ve made.
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Let’s get pampering!

Let’s get pampering!

January 21, 2019
According to numbers from Amazon Canada, Torontonians are way behind other cities as far as pet pampering is concerned. In 2018 we were given 19th place! That is unacceptable. Here’s to hoping we catch up to the rest in 2019 by the pampering the heck out of our Toronto pets!
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Start off 2019 on the right paw

Start off 2019 on the right paw

January 08, 2019
You’re a week into 2019 and things are looking up. No foggy winter weather’s gonna keep you down. You’ve laid out your resolutions and you’re stickin to them. No ifs, ands or buts! Well, maybe just one: But what about your pet? Glad you asked. Here are some great New Year's resolution to add to both your lists!
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The flight at the end of the tunnel

The flight at the end of the tunnel

January 08, 2019
As the temperature continues to drop and we all retreat into a collective daydream of warm, sunny days and patio sessions, many are already planning their getaways to anywhere but here. For pet parents, leaving on a jet plane can be a little nerve wracking for both them and their beloved pet. Here are some things you can do to make air travel less stressful for everyone.
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A real page turner

A real page turner

January 08, 2019
Hey teachers! Remember when YOU had to read out loud to the class? The panic at hearing your name called out, your shaky voice echoing through the small room for all to hear. You probably would have preferred working on your reading skills with some amazing shelter animals instead. Right? Good thing we still have some spots open for our Reading Buddies program!
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Fill Their Stockings with Love

Fill Their Stockings with Love

December 06, 2018
For animals without a family, each morning is the same as the last. We wanted to change that with Stocking Stuffers, a fundraiser where you can share a little of the Holiday Spirit with animals without a home!
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THS Named one of Canada’s Top 100 Charities

THS Named one of Canada’s Top 100 Charities

November 30, 2018
With 2018 slowly coming to a close MoneySense has finished their 2019 charity assessment and rankings, and we made the list!
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Pet Pics with Santa

Pet Pics with Santa

November 26, 2018
With the Santa Clause Parade come and gone, it's officially the Holiday Season! Share in the joy with your favourite animal companion on December 1st and 2nd
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Raise Awareness for Community Cats

Raise Awareness for Community Cats

October 13, 2018
The Toronto Humane Society invites you to join us on October 16th to help us raise awareness for Community Cats! We will have lots of fun activities going on that you won’t want to miss!
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