Guelph Humane Society can help! We offer nail trims and soft paw applications every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, between 11:00am-4:00pm!
What are soft paws?
Soft paws are a humane and safe alternative to declawing your cats. A nail cap is placed over the cats’ nails without impeding the normal extension or retraction of your cat’s nails. The adhesive used with the nail caps is safe and non-toxic! Each application lasts about 4-6 weeks. This is a great way to prevent problem or accidental scratching from your cats!
THE GHS CALENDAR CONTEST IS COMPLETED! Stay tuned for our 2021 calendars coming on sale this fall! The calendar contest is an exciting way to celebrate your amazing pet while fundraising for the most vulnerable animals in our community. Here’s how to get started: ...Read More 1) Take a clear photo of your pet. Check out our photo taking tips HERE. 2) Write a fun, short bio sharing what your pet means to you and your family. 3) Go to 2021 GHS Calendar Contest website and register your pet. There is registration fee of $20 to kick start your voting ($1 = 1 vote). All funds raised in the calendar contest will go towards the highest priority needs at GHS. Before entering you pet make sure you read the contest rules HERE. 4) Share your contest page with friends and family through your social media channels! Donations made in support of an animal are valued at one vote for every $1.00 donated. Those who donate $20.00 or more will receive a tax-receipt. 5) The Top 12 pets with the highest number of votes will win a spot in our 2021 calendar. The pet with the most votes will win the front cover image of the calendar & a GHS prize pack! 6) The contest runs all of April! Contest Opens: Thurs. Apr. 2, 9am. Register online. Contest Closes: Thus. Apr. 30, 8pm Winning photos will be taken Saturday, June 13th by Nicole Buzzing Photography (due to COVID-19, this date may be subject to change). Please ensure you are available for this date prior to entering, or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have concerns. Register online *WE WILL BE UPDATING AS PER COVID-19 UPDATES.
Due to COVID-19, we have made the tough decision to cancel our Garage Sale for 2020. We hope to welcome back the community in 2021!
Do you love to bake or cook? Join our Pampered Chef online fundraiser happening June 13 to 20!! 🐾 Be a part of the fun and shop for a cause, by joining the Facebook group by clicking HERE!...Read More Not on Facebook you can shop by going HERE! Nudge...nudge...#FathersDay is coming real soon...
Come and join us this Saturday, August 29 for our Purrfect Feline Adoption Event! Visit 500 Wellington St. W. this Saturday and find your new fantastic feline. We will have a variety of cats available for adoption in a safe, COVID-friendly environment. Receive $100 worth of food to bring ...Read Morehome with your new furry friend!* If you plan on joining us, please keep in mind the following: 1) You must bring a mask and a cat carrier (so you can bring your feline friend home). We hope you’ll have your cell phone on hand too as we don’t want too many people waiting in line. 2) Check out our available cats <below or at https://guelphhumane.ca/adopt/available-animals/ > and if one stands out to you, please ensure you read all of its information. If you are interested in a kitty (or 2), please fill out an EOI form below, this does not guarantee adoption, however, it simplifies your adoption process. 3) We will be doing 15-minute meet and greets with up to 2 cats of your choice. This will allow you a chance to ask questions and see the cat’s purrsonality firsthand! 4) It is a “first come, first serve” style of event. We will do our best to accommodate everyone’s first choice of cat, however, we reserve the right to ultimately match the cat with the best home possible. Don’t worry - we will do our very best to match you with the cat that is purrfect for your family! 5) Thank you in advance for your patience! We developed many new processes due to COVID. We are working hard to ensure everything goes smoothly. *Senior and special diet cats are excluded. Please chat with a GHS staff member for more information.