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605, 2020

In Memory of an Extraordinary Volunteer

By |May 6, 2020|

In Memory of an Extraordinary Volunteer

Sean Beech
November 17, 1974 to April 18, 2020

It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we share that last week, we received the news that long-time Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) volunteer Sean Beech passed away on April 18, 2020.

Sean was a regular–nearly daily–volunteer at EHS. He was with us for over 15 years and helped in every area of the shelter, from transporting animals to be featured on our weekly segments at Global News, to photographing adoptable cats, walking dogs and assisting at play group, conducting tours, participating in enrichment programs […]

804, 2020

Thank You EHS Supporters

By |April 8, 2020|

April 8, 2020

Dear EHS Supporters,

Over the past weeks we’ve been humbled by the continued generosity we’ve received from our community. While we are facing our own challenges, we know that all of you are too. Yet every day, we continue to see support through our lottery, monetary gifts, fostering, kind messages, and more.

So on behalf of everyone at EHS and our animals in shelter, we send our heartfelt thanks to all of you for continuing to make our work possible.

To read our full updates on how we’re responding to COVID-19, please

1303, 2020

COVID-19 Updates

By |March 13, 2020|

COVID-19 Updates from EHS

This page will be updated regularly with information about how EHS is responding to COVID-19 as the situation develops. Please check back regularly.

Have questions on how COVID-19 may impact your pets or looking for resources to support them through this pandemic? See COVID-19 Resources for Pet Guardians

CURRENT STATUS OF PROGRAMS/SERVICES

Status Legend:

  • Modified – program/service is currently running with changes
  • On Hold / Closed – program/service is not yet running
  • Cancelled – program/service will not be running in 2020

For details on our phased re-launch, click here.

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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 […]