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

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Services and Programs Now Available

The shelter is now permitting limited access to our reception area to those who wish to renew their dog licence, report a lost or found pet, report injured wildlife, or make a donation. Please note, all animal viewing continues to be on-line only at: For more info click here.

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Veterinary Spotlight: Bronte Road Animal Hospital

This September we shine the spotlight on Bronte Road Animal Hospital. Owner, Dr. Dieter Schmidt, is proud to operate this full service veterinary hospital where he and his staff are dedicated to providing quality and compassionate care for pets. Learn more here.

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Stay Tuned For the Fall Lottery

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Happy Tails 50|50. Every ticket purchased is helping to change the lives of homeless, injured and abused animals. Tickets are now on sale the Fall Lottery here. View all the lucky 50|50 winners here.

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Keeping Pets and People Together

The OMHS Pet Food Bank is continuing to help those in our community affected by COVID-19. When Benji’s guardian lost her job due to Covid-19, she took the step to register with one of our partner food banks after being unsuccessful with finding new employment. Now, with the stress of obtaining food for herself and Benji lifted, she is again searching for employment. Learn more here.

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Read Our 2020 Impact Report!

Our 2020 Impact Report highlights our work in caring for and finding forever homes for abused, neglected and homeless companion animals and offering new services to the community. Learn how your unwavering support for the animals is making a real difference.

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Happy Reunion!

Molly’s owners were shocked to receive a telephone call from our Lost and Found department. They had left Molly safely at home with visiting guests and were not expecting to hear from us. Thankfully Molly was found safe! Read more reunion stories here.

Available Services

Nail Trims

Do you have a cat, rabbit or guinea pig in need of a nail trim? Book an appointment with us today. We also do nail caps for cats!

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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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Recent News

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Ontario has moved into the initial phase of its reopening plan. At this time the Oakville & Milton Humane Society will continue serving the public through appointment only, online or by phone until further notice. We appreciate your understanding as we continue to make the health and safety of the animals, staff and public our top priority.