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Guelph Humane Society seeks support from the public

Guelph, Ontario (June 1, 2015) - The Guelph Humane Society is seeking support from the public after accepting a large number of animals into its care. The Society recently accepted the surrender of ownership of 64 animals, including 36 cats and weaned kittens, 3 nursing cats with 15 kittens and 10 puppies. The Guelph Humane Society is asking the community for support to help care for these animals. [Read More...]

Cat Days of Summer

Make This Summer Memorable by Adopting a Furry Family Member

All Guelph Humane Society cat adoption fees will be reduced to $125! July 18th - August 8th!!

All cat and kitten adoptions include spaying/neutering, up-to-date vaccinations, deworming, flea treatment, microchipping, and six weeks of complimentary pet insurance. During the “Cat Days of Summer” Adoption Event... Read More....

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.

Summer Critter Camps Are Back

The Guelph Humane Society Summer Critter Camp is back for 2015!
Registration is open for Critter Camp at the shelter for children ages 6 to 11. The camp will involve animal interaction time, animal crafts, games and activities!

Register here to reserve your spot! Check out the Just For Kids page for all the details.

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.

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Animals waiting to be adopted
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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

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Electronic Recycling Bin Gone

We no longer have a bin for electronic recycling. But there are many other ways you can help support our shelter. See the How You Can Help page for more ideas.

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

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

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

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