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Staying informed and engaged is vital to spread the word about the lifesaving work that the Edmonton Humane Society does on a daily basis. To stay up to date on what’s happening at EHS, subscribe to our e-newsletter.

 

2005, 2022

NEWS RELEASE: EHS Re-opens to Walk-in Visitors

By |May 20, 2022|

NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EDMONTON HUMANE SOCIETY ANNOUNCES RE-OPENING

Animal shelter now open to walk-in adoptions after two years of operating by appointment

Edmonton, AB (May 20, 2022) – In advance of the May long weekend, the Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) has announced it is re-opening its doors, after operating by appointment for the past two years. Services including animal adoptions, Bingo’s Pet Shop, and the Muddy Paws dog wash will now be available on a walk-in basis as of today at 12 p.m.

“Our incredible community has been so understanding and supportive through our service […]

1512, 2021

Holiday Hazards for Pets & Top Gift Suggestions

By |December 15, 2021|

Every year we get the opportunity to celebrate many holidays with our pets, which includes lots of food, gifts, and the excitement of gathering with loved ones. With all this activity, it’s important to ensure we’re taking some extra precautions for the paws underfoot.

To give you some peace of mind when preparing for holiday festivities with your pet, we’re sharing some of our top tips on how to keep pets safe, plus a few gift ideas when your shopping for a special cat or dog in your life.

Mind the Decorations

From hanging ornaments to lit candles, both […]

2411, 2021

Triple Your Impact This #GivingTuesday

By |November 24, 2021|

Join Us This #GivingTuesday

UPDATE: This #GivingTuesdayCA we asked you to help us raise $30,000 for animals in need, and thanks to you, we more than TRIPLED our goal!

With your support, and the help of our friends at Champion Petfoods and the Edmonton Community Foundation, we raised over $105,000. Incredible!

Your support on #GivingTuesday – and every day – helps keep homeless animals safe and warm, brings joy to the families who adopt them, and supports the human-animal bond. We are incredibly grateful for your generosity and kindness. THANK YOU!

This upcoming

2311, 2021

EHS Supports EPS’ Announcement of Animal Cruelty Investigation Unit

By |November 23, 2021|

MEDIA STATEMENT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EDMONTON HUMANE SOCIETY SUPPORTS EPS’ ANNOUNCEMENT OF ANIMAL CRUELTY INVESTIGATION UNIT

EDMONTON, AB (November 23, 2021) – The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) is thrilled to learn today that the Edmonton Police Service (EPS) has launched an Animal Cruelty Investigation Unit.

EHS wholeheartedly supports the move by EPS to have a dedicated unit for investigating concerns of animal cruelty. Animal abuse persists in our community, and we see first-hand in our work caring for animals the unfortunate lasting effects that it can have on the those involved. It is critical that these cases be attended […]

1208, 2021

New Partnership Aims to Prevent Surrenders of Sick & Injured Pets

By |August 12, 2021|

New Partnership Aims to Prevent Surrenders of Sick & Injured Pets

Edmonton Humane Society and Tails of Help Launch Pilot Project to Keep Pets with their Families

We’re thrilled to announce today that we have joined forces with Tails of Help, another local charity, to launch a new pilot project that aims to reduce surrenders of sick and injured pets when their guardians face financial hardship. The goal during this pilot is to help one family per month receive essential veterinary care for their pet due to unexpected, one-time incidents so that they can keep their […]