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pet of the Week - Emma

pet of the Week - Emma

January 16, 2017
Meet Emma! She is a lovely girl who needs some time to warm up to people but once she does that tail doesn't stop wagging. Emma loves to play with her toys and will carry her favorite stuffy in her mouth.
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Cupcake Day!

Cupcake Day!

January 12, 2017
Everyone loves Cupcakes!! :D What a fun way to help the animals here at the Toronto Humane Society!! On February 27, 2017 it is National Cupcake Day! Join us at the shelter for some tasty treats for you and/or your 4 - legged pal!
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National Dress up your Pet Day

National Dress up your Pet Day

January 12, 2017
This Saturday, January 14th, is National Dress up your Pet Day! Not all pets are okay with dressing up, however some really don’t mind. If your pet is one of those pets that really doesn’t mind putting on a cute outfit, we want you to share their picture with us!
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Pet of the Week - Heli

Pet of the Week - Heli

January 09, 2017
Heli is such a silly bird, who loves to sing and screech! Heli will need a large enclosure as well as daily enrichment and constant socialization. Heli will be a long term commitment and he will require extra socialization. He may even be a good fit for your current lovebird.
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Pet Photo Contest

Pet Photo Contest

January 06, 2017
Lights! Camera! Action! Dust off your camera, set up the lighting and get ready for your pet to become an instant celebrity! We are looking for 12 photogenic pets (of all kinds!) to be featured in the Toronto Humane Society’s 2018 New Beginnings calendar.
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Join Our Marathon Team!

Join Our Marathon Team!

January 06, 2017
Join the Toronto Humane Society at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday, October 22nd 2017 and put your best paw forward for homeless pets in the GTA! Whether you choose to run, jog or walk in the event, every step you take will be another step towards saving the life of a homeless animal. At the Toronto Humane Society, we help over 15,000 animals every single year by finding new homes for unwanted, abandoned, sick and injured pets, providing low-cost spay/neuter and vaccination services in our community and more!
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Pet of the Week - Teddy

Pet of the Week - Teddy

January 02, 2017
Why do people love Teddy Bears so much? They are big, cuddly, and loveable. That certainly describes Teddy. He has captured the hearts of the staff and volunteers. This senior boy loves head rubs, chin scratches and his grooming sessions.
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Pet of the Week - Harley

Pet of the Week - Harley

December 26, 2016
Meet Harley! Harley is a special dog who is deserving of the right type of person who will stick with him and be patient as he learns new skills and approaches to situations. Harley can be a little anxious at times, and can seem conflicted and insecure in his reactions towards other dogs and sometimes people. He can become mouthy and a bit panicked when frustrated or unsure about a situation. Harley has wonderfully deep and inquisitive eyes and is brimming with potential.
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Pet of the Week - Presley

Pet of the Week - Presley

December 19, 2016
Meet Presley, a stunning, gold and black guinea pig who cannot wait to find his perfect match. He can be a little shy at first, but he will quickly warm up with a tasty treat or two. He is looking for a family that can offer him a large enclosure with lots of space to play and popcorn.
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Pet of the Week - Candy

Pet of the Week - Candy

December 12, 2016
Beautiful Candy is a wonderful girl. Candy knows what she likes (as all us girls do) and what she dislikes. Her refined tastes means that she would like a quiet home where she can be queen of the castle.
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