GHS Educational Videos for Pet Parents
GHS staff are a wealth of knowledge, and they want to share that knowledge with you. Check out the how-to videos we currently have available.
Trimming Cat & Dog Nails
Harness Train Your Cat
How to socialize a timid cat
Bunny Basics: Proper Diet
Bunny Basics: Holding a Bunny
Bunny Basics: Litter Training
Bunny Basics: Common Myths
Bunny Basics: Spay/Neuter
Trimming Cat & Dog NailsThe GHS team takes you inside our Grooming Room to give you tips on how to successfully trim your cat and/or dog's nails at home.
Harness Train Your CatTaking your cat outdoors on a harness and leash is a great way to provide safe and supervised enrichment. Melissa, our Intake & Behaviour Coordinator, discusses how to get your cat used to a harness, body language signs to watch for, and the importance of supervised outside time versus free roaming.
How to socialize a timid catA step-by-step approach on how to socialize a timid cat. Perfect for cat owners, cat adopters, or cat fosters. Join Melissa Stolz, Intake & Behaviour Coordinator for the Guelph Humane Society, as she goes through her presentation of an "instruction guide" on how to socialize scared or timid cats.
Bunny Basics: Proper DietThinking about getting a bunny but not sure what to feed it? Join Jenelle, a GHS staff member and proud bunny mama, as she discusses the proper diet for a pet rabbit.
Bunny Basics: Holding a BunnyNot sure how to pick up or hold a pet bunny? Jenelle's got your covered. Watch this video as she walks you through how to properly pick up a rabbit.
Bunny Basics: Litter TrainingLet's talk litter training your bunny. In this edition of Bunny Basics with Jenelle, you'll learn some tips on how to successfully litter train your rabbit. Jenelle, a GHS staff member and proud bunny mama, has some easy pointers to help you get your bunny using their litter box.
Bunny Basics: Common MythsJenelle busts some common myths about pet bunnies, and gives you an overall education on how to properly care for a domestic rabbit.
Bunny Basics: Spay/NeuterJust as you would a cat or dog, it’s extremely important to have your pet bunnies spayed or neutered. Join Jenelle as she discusses how quickly rabbits can breed.
Virtual Field Trips
Check out the virtual field trips we have available on-demand, geared towards students in grades 1-8. PDF worksheets are available with each field trip, and can links to the worksheets can be found in the YouTube video descriptions.
Wild About Pollinators!
Visit Our New Building
All About Animal Officers
Wild About Pollinators!Join your tour guide, Jenelle, as she takes you through the Guelph Humane Society's new pollinator gardens. Jenelle will discuss pollination, pollinator species, and take you inside the new building to look at some of the wild animals that need our help.
Visit Our New BuildingJoin your guide, Jenelle, as she brings you on a virtual field trip of the brand new Guelph Humane Society (GHS) facility at 190 Hanlon Creek Blvd. You'll meet cats, dogs, rats...and even a hen named Jamie!
All About Animal OfficersJoin your guide, Jenelle, as she brings you on a virtual field trip of the Guelph Humane Society (GHS). You'll see cats, dogs, small animals....and you'll learn all about the role of an Animal Protection Officer (now called Animal Services Officers) in our community.
Companion AnimalsJoin your guide, Jenelle, as she brings you on a virtual field trip of the Guelph Humane Society (GHS). You'll meet cats, dogs and an injured bunny named Biscuit.