SERVICES AND PROGRAMS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE DUE TO COVID-19. If you believe an animal is sick or injured call 905-845-1551.

The animals need your help, now more than ever!

What’s Happening

Chews your Challenge

Chews your Challenge

Mission Pawsible is coming on May 30 and we hope you’re fe-line very excited! You can stroll to success with the Walking Challenge, Celebrate a special occasion with the Celebration Challenge or raise their roof with your own idea for the My Challenge.  There’s something for everyone.  Learn more.

Beauty will be live on Instagram


We are excited to open the nominations for our 2022 OMHS Awards. These awards recognize our outstanding volunteers and community partners. Nominations must be received by midnight on Wed., May 25.

OMHS Spring Lottery

Pet Photo Contest

Thank you to everyone who participated in the contest and congrats to the winners. Check out all of the entries here. You helped to raise $31,227 that will change the lives of vulnerable animals. YOU ARE ALL HEROES! 

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Get Your Dog Licence Online!

A dog licence is your best insurance for the safe and quick return of your family member. It also makes your dog instantly identifiable to anyone who may come across your pet and helps avoid the daily boarding charge. Best of all, a lost licensed dog will likely be at the shelter for just hours, not days. Learn more.

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Reunion Stories!

When your beloved pet goes missing it can be a traumatic experience for both of you. We have a dedicated Lost & Found team whose goal is to reunite missing pets with their owners. Learn more.

Adopt a Pet

See the Animals

Want to view the animals that are available for adoption? Visit here to learn more about the adoption process or to schedule an appointment. We have appointments available Friday to Sunday!

Available Services

Pet Cremation

Cremation services are available again at OMHS by appointment only, during regular business hours.

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lost & found

We are dedicated to helping lost pets be reunited with their families. If you have lost or found a pet it is important that you report it to us right away.

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dog licences

All dogs must be licensed in the Town of Oakville. Licences are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase and not specific to a calendar year.

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