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You may have seen Ruby the Science Dog on Twitter (@SciDogRuby) or around the University of Alberta, but did you know that Ruby is an EHS pet?

Found as a stray and transferred to EHS from Animal Care & Control Centre in January 2014, Ruby (then Armani) was found to...

This #GivingTuesdayCA, you have the power to help homeless, neglected and abandoned companion animals get a second chance at a forever home.

We’re taking you on an animal’s journey from admitting, through our shelter, and to a forever home. This journey will not happen without you though!

Each donation made...

The Edmonton Humane Society is taking part in National Adoption Weekend from November 10-12 with PetSmart Charities!

Adult cats (6+ months) and all rabbits from the Edmonton Humane Society will be available to adopt for a reduced fee of $20 at the following PetSmart locations*:

  •   Sherwood Park (5000 Emerald
  • ...

Santa is returning to the Edmonton Humane Society this December for Pet Pics with Santa!

From December 1st to 23rd, bring the whole family – pets included! – for photos with Santa. Receive a printed or digital copy of your photos for only $20, or buy both for $35. Plus,...

 

We're hosting our first ever KITTEN-ONLY adoption event this Saturday, October 14th! As kitten season comes to a close, we are hoping to find forever homes for an unprecedented 100 kittens in one day with our 100 Kitten Challenge.

On October 14th from 12 to 5 p.m. all kittens at...

The Edmonton Humane Society is taking part in National Adoption Weekend from September 15-17 with PetSmart Charities

Adult cats (6+ months) from the Edmonton Humane Society will be available to adopt for a reduced fee of $20 at the following PetSmart locations*: ...

Get ready for a splashtastic time with your pup at Oliver Pool!

The Edmonton Humane Society’s (EHS) annual dog dive with HOT 107 Edmonton is returning Saturday, September 9. This is the ONLY day of the year that the pool opens up to man’s best friend.

From 2 to...

Join the Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) and Animal Care and Control Centre (ACCC) for MADE for PETS, Edmonton’s first market for animals!

On Sunday August 13th from 12 to 5 p.m., this one-of-a-kind event will bring together some of the city’s best pet and animal-themed vendors on the the EHS and ACCC shared...

You've always been able to visit the shelter with a beverage for an instant café, but this Saturday we're welcoming Starbucks to create the first ever EHS pop-up cat café and adoption event!
 
Starbucks will be serving coffee and cold beverages by donation from 12 to
...

Congratulations to the winner of our 50/50 draw, ticket number 8361440. You've won $1758!

If you have the winning ticket, please contact 780-491-3507 or giving@edmontonhumanesociety.com

Thank you to everyone who purchased 50/50 tickets at Pets in the Park, and supporting the care of the thousands of animals that come to our shelter each...

PETS IN THE PARK: Tips for pet owners

Keep pets safe and having fun at Hawrelak Park this Sunday

Pets in the Park, Edmonton’s Official Pet Festival, is celebrating its 25th year! This is the ONLY day of the year that your furry, feathered and scaly friends are welcome in...

On Saturday, June 17, 2017, the Gordon and Diane Buchanan Family Foundation made a generous donation of $250,000 to the Edmonton Humane Society (EHS), one of the largest single donations in EHS recent history.

“The magnitude of the support from the Gordon and Diane Buchanan Family Foundation is now embedded...

On June 10 for one day only, we are reducing the adoption fee for ALL adult shelter animals*! 

- Adult Dogs - 25% Off
- Adult Cats - 75% Off
- All Other Animals - 75% Off

*This promotion is only available for animals over six months of age.

The following PetSmart and Petland locations...

Signed up for the The Paw Pet Spa 5km fun run, or Tail Blazers Pets 2.5km walk at this year's Pets in the Park, presented by PetPlan? Awesome! Because of people like you who continue to show your love and support for animals, you help make it possible for us to...

On June 10 for one day only, we are reducing the adoption fee for ALL adult shelter animals*! 

- Adult Dogs - 25% Off
- Adult Cats - 75% Off
- All Other Animals - 75% Off

*This promotion is only available for animals over six months of age.

The following...