Guelph, ON (January 24, 2023) – The Guelph Humane Society (GHS) invites the public to take part in its 2023 Community Engagement Survey. The survey is part of GHS’s Board of Directors’ commitment to engage with the community and gather insights on local perspectives and relationships with domestic, wild and farm animals.

Guelph Humane Society. Photo credit: Ward One Studios

“Our community’s values and opinions on the role animals play in our lives are important to our entire team at GHS,” said Lisa Veit, GHS’s Executive Director. “We encourage residents of Guelph and Wellington County to participate and share their thoughts and feedback with us.”

The results from the survey will serve as a key input into the development of GHS’s 2024-2028 Strategic Plan.

The survey takes approximately 5-7 minutes to complete and will be open until February 7th, 2023.

“Your participation is greatly appreciated; we hope you will share your voice and help shape the strategic direction of GHS,” said Veit.

To take the survey, visit Community members with questions about the survey are encouraged to contact



Guelph Humane Society.  Photo credit: Ward One Studios

Survey link:

About the Guelph Humane Society: 

The Guelph Humane Society advocates for all animals, and in particular those animals whose lives it can influence, through care, education, community support, protection, and leadership. Founded in 1893, the Guelph Humane Society provides care and shelter for approximately 3,000 homeless, stray, injured and abused animals each year in Guelph and Wellington County. GHS is a registered charitable, non-profit organization that does not receive government funding. Visit to discover more. 

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Facebook: @guelphhumane 
Twitter: @guelphhumane 
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Media Contact:
Jane Dawkins
Director Communications and Community Engagement
Guelph Humane Society