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Pet Photo Contest

Pet Photo Contest

January 06, 2017
Lights! Camera! Action! Dust off your camera, set up the lighting and get ready for your pet to become an instant celebrity! We are looking for 12 photogenic pets (of all kinds!) to be featured in the Toronto Humane Society’s 2018 New Beginnings calendar.
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Join Our Marathon Team!

Join Our Marathon Team!

January 06, 2017
Join the Toronto Humane Society at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday, October 22nd 2017 and put your best paw forward for homeless pets in the GTA! Whether you choose to run, jog or walk in the event, every step you take will be another step towards saving the life of a homeless animal. At the Toronto Humane Society, we help over 15,000 animals every single year by finding new homes for unwanted, abandoned, sick and injured pets, providing low-cost spay/neuter and vaccination services in our community and more!
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Pet of the Week - Teddy

Pet of the Week - Teddy

January 02, 2017
Why do people love Teddy Bears so much? They are big, cuddly, and loveable. That certainly describes Teddy. He has captured the hearts of the staff and volunteers. This senior boy loves head rubs, chin scratches and his grooming sessions.
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Pet of the Week - Harley

Pet of the Week - Harley

December 26, 2016
Meet Harley! Harley is a special dog who is deserving of the right type of person who will stick with him and be patient as he learns new skills and approaches to situations. Harley can be a little anxious at times, and can seem conflicted and insecure in his reactions towards other dogs and sometimes people. He can become mouthy and a bit panicked when frustrated or unsure about a situation. Harley has wonderfully deep and inquisitive eyes and is brimming with potential.
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Pet of the Week - Presley

Pet of the Week - Presley

December 19, 2016
Meet Presley, a stunning, gold and black guinea pig who cannot wait to find his perfect match. He can be a little shy at first, but he will quickly warm up with a tasty treat or two. He is looking for a family that can offer him a large enclosure with lots of space to play and popcorn.
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Pet of the Week - Candy

Pet of the Week - Candy

December 12, 2016
Beautiful Candy is a wonderful girl. Candy knows what she likes (as all us girls do) and what she dislikes. Her refined tastes means that she would like a quiet home where she can be queen of the castle.
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pet of the Week - Nala

pet of the Week - Nala

December 05, 2016
Meet Nala! She is a beautiful girl and is sure to draw you in with her good looks and charm. Don't be fooled she is an energetic girl who loves to run around and play. Nala needs some help befriending her fellow canines. Please talk to an adoption agent today if you are interested in Nala!
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Pet of the Week - April

Pet of the Week - April

November 28, 2016
April is a wonderful red-eared slider turtle. April can be outgoing and will shamelessly beg for food. Turtles are definitely lifetime companions and April still has quite a bit of growing to do. Turtles are long lived animals that require daily care and attention. They can live up to 50+ years and will require owners who are committed to keeping them happy and healthy.
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Pet of the Week - Puss’n'boots

Pet of the Week - Puss’n'boots

November 21, 2016
This lady will quietly purr her approval of petting, brushing and chin scratches for short visits. If she has company over, she would prefer it be a light lunch, rather than a full meal. She definitely charts her own course in the pursuit both social and quiet time!
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Pet of the Week - Tootsie

Pet of the Week - Tootsie

November 14, 2016
Tootsie is a fairly low-key, mild manner boy and is looking for guardians to match! He'll need a calm household with people who can devote time to building his confidence gradually. He would do best in a home with adults only, or older teens. Tootsie is calm and graceful but also has a determined streak when out for walks to go his own path.
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