2020-21 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

2020-21 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

We are extremely pleased to introduce our 2020-21 Oakville & Milton Humane Society Board of Directors. All members were elected during the Society’s Annual General Meeting held at the end of June. Special thanks to Cheryl Clark, former Vice Chair...
WITH YOUR SUPPORT WE’RE MOVING TO A NEW NORMAL

WITH YOUR SUPPORT WE’RE MOVING TO A NEW NORMAL

Throughout the current COVID-19 pandemic the Oakville & Milton Humane Society (OMHS) continues to provide all the animals with the best possible care and enrichment possible.  We are pleased to announce that in addition to our Barkin’...
Pawsome productivity: Pets at work

Pawsome productivity: Pets at work

In today’s fast-paced work environments, finding ways to promote well-being and reduce stress is crucial. At the Oakville & Milton Humane Society (OMHS), we know that the benefits of having pets in the workplace are not far-fetched. In fact, multiple studies...
Ask the expert: Dog and cat Q&A

Ask the expert: Dog and cat Q&A

Just like humans, pets require a balanced and nutritious diet to thrive. Providing pets with the right nutrition from the beginning can lay the foundation for a long and healthy life. Emily Belsito, registered veterinarian technician from Oakville & Milton Humane...
Doggie Dip 2023

Doggie Dip 2023

The dog days of summer ended with a splashin’ good time at the third annual OMHS Doggie Dip on Sunday, September 3! Owners were able to soak up the sun, while their dogs got soaked. Afterwards, dogs were treated to a free puppuccino from Starbucks and shopped...
Preserving the memories: OMHS pet cemetery excavation

Preserving the memories: OMHS pet cemetery excavation

The Oakville & Milton Humane Society (OMHS) announces the commencement of the excavation of the OMHS Pet Cemetery. This significant step is part of the ongoing efforts to prepare for the future relocation and redevelopment of the shelter to better serve the animal...
Celebrating our 2023 Volunteer Award Winners

Celebrating our 2023 Volunteer Award Winners

The Oakville & Milton Humane Society is thrilled to recognize the work of our amazing volunteers through our Volunteer and Community Awards Program. Whether doing administrative tasks, working with the animals, or out engaging the community, we would not be able...
Oh baby! It’s wildlife baby season!

Oh baby! It’s wildlife baby season!

Wildlife are busy raising infants and finding new places to call home. From April to September, it’s common to see all kinds of wildlife out during the day, including babies and those sick or injured. The Animal Protection Services Department has a few helpful...
Oh baby! It’s wildlife baby season!

Spring Tips

The snow has melted, green shoots are appearing and we can finally feel the sun – spring is here at last! Here are some tips to keep your furry family safe this season. Open windows – Pets love the fresh breeze through an open window as much as we do, so...