June 4, 2022
GHS Microchip Clinic
Join us on Saturday, June 4th, 2022 for another GHS Microchip Clinic. It will be the second clinic at our new facility (190 Hanlon Creek Blvd, Guelph).
Our goal is to get 120 animals microchipped! Cats or dogs are welcome.
You MUST register ahead of time. Register at www.guelphhumane.ca/micro.
Appointments are available between 9am and 2:30pm.
Dogs will be microchipped OUTSIDE the building, and cats will be taken inside to be microchipped.
Register today before spaces are booked up!
May 16, 2022
NEWS RELEASE: Guelph Humane Society celebrates thoughtful couple’s wedding gift
GUELPH, ON (May 16, 2022) – Imagine celebrating your special day, and helping the lives of vulnerable animals in return. That’s what Chris and Melissa Hill have done.
Chris and Melissa are newlyweds. They were married in a small service on May 4th, followed by a reception on May 7th. In between those two dates, they swung by the Guelph Humane Society (GHS) to check out the cat cage they adopted as a celebration of their lives together.
April 19, 2022
NEWS RELEASE: Guelph Humane Society seeking information about abandoned cat
GUELPH, ON (April 19, 2022) – The Guelph Humane Society (GHS) is asking for the public’s assistance in relation to a cat found in the west end of Guelph late Thursday.
A buff-coloured tabby was found in a cat carrier, in a ditch near Whitelaw and Fife by someone passing by. The ditch was full of water, and so the cat was soaked and freezing. This individual removed the carrier from the ditch and called GHS to report it.
December 7, 2021
NEWS RELEASE: Help GHS send 40 animals home for the holidays
GUELPH, ON (December 7, 2021) – The Guelph Humane Society (GHS) is holding its first in-person adoption event since moving into the new facility at 190 Hanlon Creek Blvd. The Home for the Holidays Adoption Event is taking place this Friday and Saturday, and GHS has a goal of adopting out 40 animals during the event: 30 cats and 10 bunnies.
May 31, 2021
LAST DAY – 2022 GHS Calendar Contest
THE FINAL DAY FOR THE CALENDAR CONTEST IS HERE!
Contest closes tonight at 8pm!
Share with friends and family through your social media! 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
The Top 12 pets with the highest votes ($1=1 vote) will win a spot in our 2022 calendar. The pet with the most votes will also get the front cover image of the calendar!
The 12 winners with the highest number of votes will be asked to bring their pet to the Guelph Humane Society, 190 Hanlon Creek Blvd., Guelph, ON, in order to have their pictures taken on Saturday, June 12th by Laura Wombwell Photography. A backup date for the photoshoot will be Saturday July 10. (due to COVID-19, this date may be subject to change). Please ensure you are available for this date prior to entering, or email email@example.com if you have concerns.
*WE WILL BE UPDATING AS PER COVID-19 UPDATES.
May 1, 2021
2022 GHS Calendar Contest OPEN NOW!
THE 2022 GHS CALENDAR CONTEST IS NOW OPEN!
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:
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 2022 GHS Calendar Contest website and register your pet. There is a $20 registration fee, which will kick-start your voting with 20 votes ($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 2022 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 May!
Contest Opens: Sat. May 1, 9am. Register online.
Contest Closes: Mon. May 31, 8pm
Winning photos will be taken Saturday, June 12th by Laura Wombwell Photography. A backup date for the photoshoot will be Saturday July 10. (due to COVID-19, this date may be subject to change).
Please ensure you are available for these dates prior to entering, or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have concerns.
November 16, 2020
NEWS RELEASE – Gifts to the Guelph Humane Society this holiday season will be matched by generous corporate sponsors.
GUELPH, ON (November 16, 2020) – The Guelph Humane Society (GHS) is barking for joy as they kick-start their holiday giving campaign. During this festive and generous time of year, GHS asks you to open your heart and give hope to the most vulnerable animals in our community.
September 20, 2020
CANCELLED – Adoption Event – PetSmart BIG National Adoption Weekend
Join the Guelph Humane Society at PetSmart for an Adoption Event! Our Adoption Coordinator will be on-site today 11am – 3pm.
Swing on by PetSmart, located at 183 Silvercreek Pkwy N. Your new best friend could be waiting for you!