In the News

December 02, 2016 - http://www.citynews.ca/2016/12/02/fall-love-friday-ariel-10-year-old-cat/ - The vivacious Ariel is featured as an adoptable kitty from the Toronto Humane Society.

November 18, 2016 - https://nowtoronto.com/lifestyle/this-holiday-season-adoptdontshop-dont-surprise-anyone/ - Adopt your new family member from the Toronto Humane Society this holiday season.

November 10, 2016 - http://www.680news.com/2016/11/10/video-volunteers-help-keep-torontos-feral-cat-population-under-control/?show_id=1738 - The Toronto Humane Society works in partnership with the other members of Toronto Feral Cat TNR Coalition to provide free spay/neuter surgeries for community cats in the GTA.

November 04, 2016 - http://www.citynews.ca/2016/11/04/fall-love-friday-midnight-four-year-old-dog/ - Gorgeous adoptable dog Midnight is featured for Fall in Love Friday.

November 03, 2016 - http://www.insidetoronto.com/opinion-story/6943722-critter-chatter-rebel-and-pekoe-are-at-the-toronto-humane-society-waiting-for-new-homes/ - Adoptable pets Rebel and Pekoe are highlighted in Critter Chatter.

October 22, 2016 - https://www.thestar.com/life/2016/10/22/these-two-rats-are-loving-intelligent-and-impeccably-clean-pet-psyche.html - A lovely couple describes life with two rats adopted from the Toronto Humane Society.

October 18, 2016 - http://www.insurancebusiness.ca/ca/news/breaking-news/petsecure-partners-with-toronto-humane-society-to-launch-pet-product-215682.aspx - Toronto Humane Society supporters can now access our new Pet Health Insurance, which will cover up to 80% of bills related to pet accidents or illness.

October 17, 2016 - http://www.canadianunderwriter.ca/insurance/petsecure-launches-new-pet-health-insurance-product-toronto-humane-society-1004101888/ - The Toronto Humane Society launches our new Pet Health Insurance option for pet owners.

October 13, 2016 - http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2016/10/13/canada-s-humane-societies-complain-of-being-short-changed-by-governments_n_12474306.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics&ir=Canada+Politics - The Toronto Humane Society receives no government funding and relies completely on donations to continue saving animal lives on a daily basis.

October 07, 2016 - http://www.citynews.ca/2016/10/07/fall-love-friday-warturtle-11-year-old-turtle/ - Warturtle shows off for the camera as an adoptable animal from the Toronto Humane Society.

September 30, 2016 - http://www.680news.com/2016/09/30/fall-love-friday-bonster-nine-year-old-cat/ - Super cutie Bronster the cat is featured as an adoptable animal from the Toronto Humane Society.

September 29, 2016 - http://www.durhamregion.com/news-story/6886135-hopes-high-for-dogs-at-hy-hope-farm-in-ashburn-oct-1/ - The Toronto Humane Society hosts a special offsite adoption event at Hy-Hope Farm on Oct. 1, 2016.

September 23, 2016 - http://www.citynews.ca/2016/09/23/fall-in-love-friday-fern-five-year-old-cat/ - Fabulous Fern is featured as an adoptable animal from the Toronto Humane Society.

September 16, 2016 - http://www.citynews.ca/2016/09/16/fall-in-love-friday-lychee-four-year-old-dog/ - Loveable Lychee is featured as an adoptable animal from the Toronto Humane Society.

September 15, 2016 - http://www.metronews.ca/news/toronto/2016/09/15/toronto-mulls-new-rules-for-dangerous-dogs.html - Toronto Humane Society plays a role in new legislation that may limit the amount of time dogs can be tethered without supervision.

September 09, 2016 - http://www.citynews.ca/2016/09/09/fall-in-love-friday-sheldon-a-turtle/ - Snazzy Sheldon the turtle is featured as an adoptable animal from the Toronto Humane Society.

September 02, 2016 - http://www.citynews.ca/2016/09/02/fall-in-love-friday-pirate-eight-year-old-dog/ - Super cute pooch Pirate the dog is featured as an adoptable animal from the Toronto Humane Society.

September 02, 2016 - http://www.theobserver.ca/2016/09/02/dozens-of-stray-surrendered-cats-currently-on-waiting-lists-to-get-into-sarnia-shelter - The Toronto Humane Society extends a helping hand to the Sarnia and District Humane Society by accepting hundreds of cats over several months.

August 05, 2016 - CityNews Fall in Love Friday - Pheobe the rabbit is featured.

August 04, 2016 - Inside Toronto - Critter Chatter - Rabbits Kirk and Ellie are featured.

July 06, 2016 - Inside Toronto – Toronto Humane Society Hosting Mega Pet Adoption Event - Information on Canada’s largest pet adoption event.

June 28, 2016 - Daily Vice – Has the Ban on Pitbulls Done Actually Anything? - Toronto Humane Society CEO Jacques Messier on BSL in Ontario.

June 18, 2016 - Toronto Sun – Dog Found with Chemical Burns to Eyes - The Toronto Humane Society takes on the care of a burnt and broken dog.

May 05, 2016 - Toronto Sun – Documentary Explores the Bond Between the Homeless and Their Devoted Pets - Homeless individuals often turn to their pets as a source of emotional support, and many put their pet’s needs before their own.

March 20, 2016 - LFPress – It Takes a Village to Help Toronto’s Feral Cats - Highlighting the work of Trap, Neuter, Return volunteers in the GTA.

February 20, 2016 - Global News - Toronto’s Pitbulls are Almost Gone so Why are There More Bites Than Ever - Dog bite incidents are on the increase despite BSL.

November 24, 2015 - Raptor’s Republic – Demarre Carroll in Funny Humane Society PSA - The Raptors team up with the Toronto Humane Society to promote adoption.

September 08, 2015 - CP24 – Sandy Lake Dog Clinic a Lesson in Northern Vet Care for Toronto Humane Society Volunteers - The Toronto Humane Society travels to remote Northern communities to provide much needed veterinary care.

August 23, 2015 - Toronto Sun – Toronto Humane Society Fundraiser Goes to the Dogs - Paws in the Park is the Toronto Humane Society’s largest annual fundraiser.

January 12, 2015 - The Star – Toronto Humane Society Puppyswap Ad Goes Viral - The Toronto Humane Society’s prank ad highlighting that pets are for life goes viral.

January 08, 2015 - The Globe and Mail – Bold Charities Learn New Trick – Prank Ads - The Toronto Humane Society is one of a few charities whose bold thinking sheds new awareness to a serious issue.


All media inquiries should be directed to:

Barbara Steinhoff
Executive Director
416 392 2273 Ext. 2149
Mobile - 647 938 9053
bsteinhoff@torontohumanesociety.com