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It's the purrrrfect time to bring home a feline friend!

The spring and summer months are always our busiest time of year, as we see an increase in the numbers of kittens and cats coming into care. To help these felines find their forever homes, ALL cats and kittens at...

The Edmonton Humane Society and Animal Care & Control Centre - Edmonton are bringing back MADE for PETS, Edmonton’s market exclusively for pets!

This one-of-a-kind event brings together some of the city’s best pet and animal-themed vendors, along with tasty food trucks and fun, interactive activities for animal lovers...

The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) is hosting a ‘Pick Your Pal’ adoption event on Tuesday and Wednesday until Friday in hopes of helping nearly 150 animals find their forever homes!

Over 40 animals have been adopted in the first two days of the event, but we still have over 100 animals waiting...

Top 5 New Activities at Pets in the Park 2018!

Edmonton’s Official Pet Festival, Pets in the Park, is back for its 26th year! On Sunday, June 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., bring your whole family (four-legged friends included) to Hawrelak Park for sun, fun and a dog-gone...

The Edmonton Humane Society is taking part in National Adoption Weekend from May 18-20 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*: 

   -  Sherwood Park (5000 Emerald Drive, Sherwood Park)
 ...

The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) is delighted to be taking part in the Gordon & Diane Buchanan Family Foundation “Haute Dog Gala & Fashion Show”!

The event takes place on Saturday, June 2nd at the Westin Hotel Edmonton, and will help raise funds for EHS to purchase a mobile...

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EDMONTON HUMANE SOCIETY’S ADOPTION EVENT SUCCESSFUL THANKS TO OUTPOURING OF SUPPORT
Nearly all animals find their forever homes in first day of the ‘Clear Our Shelter’ Adoption Event including animals seized from a local pet store in late February.

EDMONTON, AB (March 23, 2018)...

Coming to EHS adoption event this Friday and Saturday? Read this first!

On Friday, March 23 (from 12 to 7 p.m.) and Saturday, March 24 (from 12 to 5 p.m.), we are hosting a ‘Clear Our Shelter’ adoption event to rehome hundreds of companion animals in need of a second chance!

The...

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EDMONTON HUMANE SOCIETY SEIZES LARGE NUMBER OF ANIMALS FROM LOCAL PET STORE
Animal Protection Officers received concern of animals being abandoned

EDMONTON, AB (February 28, 2018) – On Tuesday, February 27, the Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) Animal Protection Department seized a large number of animals...

The 10th Annual Paws & Claws Gala presented by Coventry Homes is happening Saturday, March 10th at the Edmonton Expo Centre, in support of the Edmonton Humane Society!

Coventry Homes is a longtime, dedicated supporter of EHS, recognizing that not only do people need a good loving home, but so...

The Edmonton Humane Society is taking part in National Adoption Weekend from February 16-18 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*: 

   -  Sherwood Park (5000 Emerald Drive, Sherwood Park)
 ...

From lonely shelter dogs to finding their forever families and becoming best furry pals, EHS pets Honey and Pugsley are thrilled to be uniting in marriage, and want to invite you to their doggy wedding to celebrate puppy love this Valentine’s day!

On Saturday, February 17, bring your partner, friends...

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EDMONTON HUMANE SOCIETY GRANTED OWNERSHIP OF IVERSON DOGS
First civil-suit of its kind by EHS gives full ownership of dogs seized in November 2016

EDMONTON, AB (January 4, 2018) – Earlier today, a judge granted the Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) full ownership of 34...

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...