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1711, 2019

Shelter Opening Delayed Sunday, November 17

By |November 17, 2019|

IMPORTANT NOTICE: SHELTER OPENING DELAYED TODAY DUE TO POWER OUTAGE

Due to a current power outage in our area, the opening of our shelter will be delayed until at least 2 p.m. today, Sunday November 17th. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Please check back here for updates.

2210, 2019

Statement from EHS on Recent Cat Seizure

By |October 22, 2019|

MEDIA STATEMENT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EDMONTON HUMANE SOCIETY RESPONSE TO RECENT CAT SEIZURE

EDMONTON, AB (October 22, 2019) – We were saddened to learn about the recent animal cruelty case which resulted in 39 cats being euthanized at Animal Care & Control Centre (ACCC). Of the remaining cats, we can confirm that four were transferred into EHS’ care on October 4 and 5. Unfortunately, we had to make the difficult decision to euthanize one of the cats for medical reasons as its condition was not improving. The remaining three cats are well enough for re-homing. We cannot comment on their conditions […]

2409, 2019

News Release: Edmonton Humane Society Unveils Mobile Spay and Neuter Unit

By |September 24, 2019|

NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EDMONTON HUMANE SOCIETY UNVEILS MOBILE SPAY AND NEUTER UNIT

New mobile program will expand the reach of the Prevent Another Litter Subsidy (PALS) program through removing transport barrier

EDMONTON, AB (September 24, 2019) – The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) is taking its spay and neuter services on the road, introducing a new mobile surgical unit to the community at the Bissell Centre today. The new vehicle will help the Society to make its Prevent Another Litter Subsidy (PALS) spay and neuter program more accessible.

“We are very proud to see the dream of having a mobile […]

1608, 2019

News Release: Dogs & Puppies From Recent Animal Protection Case Places In Quarantine As A Precaution

By |August 16, 2019|

NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DOGS AND PUPPIES FROM RECENT ANIMAL PROTECTION CASE PLACED IN QUARANTINE AS A PRECAUTION

EDMONTON, AB (August 16, 2019) – The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) has placed the Havanese dogs and puppies who were involved in a recent animal protection case in quarantine. The decision comes after EHS was notified on Wednesday that one of the dogs from the case, who had been transferred to another organization, has been showing symptoms of canine distemper.

“We have the dogs in quarantine out of an abundance of caution” said Catherine Stevenson, Director of Operations at the Edmonton Humane Society. […]

908, 2019

News Release: Dogs & Puppies From Recent Animal Protection Case Begin Transfer to EHS

By |August 9, 2019|

NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DOGS AND PUPPIES FROM RECENT ANIMAL PROTECTION CASE BEGIN
TRANSFER TO EDMONTON HUMANE SOCIETY

The transfer is the next step towards new homes for
the 72 dogs and puppies seized.

EDMONTON, AB (August 9, 2019) – The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) has started accepting dogs and puppies who were a part of the large seizure conducted by the City of Edmonton’s Animal Care & Control Centre (ACCC) last week. The transfer is the next step for the dogs on their way to eventually be re-homed.  puppy-examined-by-ehs-medical-staff

“We are thankful to […]