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2015 Walk & Whine

Save Saturday, May 23 for the 2015 Walk & Whine event taking place downtown Guelph.

Going into its third year, this social event helps raise much-needed funds for the shelter. Watch our events page for more details.

2015 Tags available online

Guelph’s 2015 pet identification program is now available for purchase online

Read more about the new tags

Find out more information on the City of Guelph dog tags

Report a Coyote Sighting

The City of Guelph has set up a reporting website for coyote sightings in the city. Read more about coyotes in the city here.

Report a sighting here.

Special Shelter Training Day

*Special Announcement*

Our shelter will be closed on the last Wednesday of each month from 9am - 12:30pm for staff seminars. If you have an emergency during this time please call us at 519-824-3091 and follow the voice recording to reach an animal protection officer.

March Break Camps Announced

The Guelph Humane Society March Break Camp is back at the shelter!
Guelph Humane Society camps are a great way for kids to have fun and learn more about the shelter and what we do here.

See the poster here

Spring Junior Humane Club

Registration is open for the Spring session.

This youth program teaches the importance of treating animals humanely. Kids take part in themed crafts and activities and of course the chance to meet animals at the shelter! Starts March 5.

Your Donations are Making a Difference

Thanks to the generous support of the Guelph community, we are able to help more than 3000 animals each year.

Donations can be made by calling or visiting the shelter or at CanadaHelps. See more ways to help the shelter.



Welcome to the Guelph Humane Society

The Guelph Humane Society’s mission is to promote the welfare of all animals and prevent cruelty and suffering.

Donate We are a registered charitable organization; it does not receive any government funding and exists solely on private funding and public donations.

Winter 2015 Newsletter

downlaod the full newsletter here

Thank you to our Furry Friday radio sponsor!

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Animals waiting to be adopted
See animals waiting to be adopted

Find out more about adoptions

Animal Viewing hours
Monday-Friday 11-5:30
Saturday 11-4:30

The shelter will be closed from
9am-12:30pm on the last Wednesday of each month for shelter staff training

Our Sponsors

Royal Canin dog food and care

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Guelph Humane Society

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Guelph Humane Society
P.O. 684
500 Wellington St, W.
Guelph, ON N1H 6L3

Call the shelter for an after hours emergency number

Winter Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday 9-6
Saturday 9-5
We are closed from 9am-12:30pm on the last Wednesday of each month for shelter staff training

Winter Animal Viewing open
Monday-Friday 11-5:30
Saturday 11-4:30

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