Adopt a Pet
All our shelter residents wait patiently for a loving owner to provide them with a new home. Please visit and fall in love with your new pet today! Adopt a Pet Today
Your Donation Helps
The Peterborough Humane Society does not receive government funding at any level. Every donation makes a difference. Make an online donation today
2016 Dog Licenses Now Available
Come into the shelter, give us a call, mail it in or fill out the online form for your new licence 2016 dog license.
PHS Thrift Shop
Do you have items that you don’t need and would like to donate for sale? or, are you looking for some great deals? Come visit our Thrift Shop! We're open Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm. 184 Marina Blvd. (Northcrest Plaza) Tel: (705) 750-1330
Success Stories
We’re always overjoyed to hear that one of our animals has found a happy home. We especially love being able to share these stories with you. Read our Success Stories
Get Involved
Volunteers are the backbone of the Peterborough Humane Society. As a registered charity with limited resources, volunteers provide support in all areas of the organization. Apply today!
Donate A Car Canada
Donate A Car Canada accepts Vehicle Donations for Peterborough Humane Society. We provide free towing in many areas across Canada, or you can drop off your vehicle to maximize your donation.
Join us on February 13, 2016 for our 3rd Annual Furball Gala in support of Animal Welfare.
***CHEER FOR A YEAR*** Can be purchased at the Peterborough Humane Society Tickets $10 Only 750 tickets being sold. Win All 3 - $500 Gift Cards ESSO - $500 LCBO - $500 Morello's Independent Grocer - $500 Draw to take place at 9:00PM, Saturday February 13, 2016 Charitable Business #11925 1056 RR0001

home-about About Us

The Peterborough Humane Society, a registered charitable organization dependent on public donations, was established in 1941. As an Affiliated Society of the Ontario SPCA, with the mandate to facilitate and provide for the prevention of cruelty to animals and their relief therefrom, our Humane Society offers a wide range of vital services to the community.

home-donate Donate

Donations are always needed to support the work of the Peterborough Humane Society.

Find out the many ways you can help animals in need in our community!

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home-lf Lost & Found

Is your dog or cat missing? Please check out the animals that have been picked up as strays. We want them to return to their homes. Strays are held for three days before becoming available for adoption.

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