About Us

 

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About Us

 

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About Us

The Thunder Bay & District Humane Society is a 100% not-for-profit established as a corporation in 1994; We do not receive any government funding and rely solely on donations, fundraising and adoption income.

We are an affiliate of the Ontario SPCA (Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) www.ospca.ca. This allows us to offer humane education in the schools as well as educate the general public on animal welfare. We are also registered with the Canadian Federation of Humane Societies and the Humane Alliance.

We are dedicated to providing care and shelter to animals in need.

About Us

The Thunder Bay & District Humane Society is a 100% not-for-profit established as a corporation in 1994; We do not receive any government funding and rely solely on donations, fundraising and adoption income.

We are an affiliate of the Ontario SPCA (Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) www.ospca.ca. This allows us to offer humane education in the schools as well as educate the general public on animal welfare. We are also, registered with the Canadian Federation of Humane Societies and the Humane Alliance.

We are dedicated to providing care and shelter to animals in need.

Strays

Our jurisdiction to take in strays outside city limits (some municipalities have contracts with Animal Services).

Our Municipality Contracts are:

Atikokan

Greenstone

Nipigon

Red Rock

Animal Surrender

We can take small animals (ex. Guinea Pigs, Rabbits, Domesticated Birds, Reptiles), cats, dogs.

Unfortunately, animals we are unable to accept are:

Feral Cats

Aggressive Dogs (ex. a bite history with humans)

Wildlife

We are an adoption guaranteed shelter!

Mission

The Thunder Bay & District Humane Society advocates for the welfare of animals by building bridges of compassion between people and animals.

Vision

The Thunder Bay & District Humane Society envisions a future in which every animal has a loving home, and accessible medical care.

Values

Our core values are to provide humane education and awareness in the community so that animals enjoy, as a minimum, the five essential freedoms:

Freedom from hunger and thirst

Freedom from pain, injury, & disease

Freedom from distress

Freedom from discomfort

Freedom to express behaviours that promote well-being

Strays

Our jurisdiction to take in strays outside city limits (some municipalities have contracts with Animal Services).

Our Municipality Contract are:

Atikokan

Greenstone

Nipigon

Red Rock

Animal Surrender

We can take small animals (ex. Guinea Pigs, Rabbits, Domesticated Birds, Reptiles), cats, dogs.

Unfortunately, animals we are unable to accept are:

Feral Cats

Aggressive Dogs (ex. a bite history with humans)

Wildlife

We are an adoption guaranteed shelter!

Mission

The Thunder Bay & District Humane Society advocates for the welfare of animals by building bridges of compassion between people and animals.

Vision

The Thunder Bay & District Humane Society envisions a future in which every animal has a loving home, and accessible medical care.

Values

Our core values are to provide humane education and awareness in the community so that animals enjoy, as a minimum, the five essential freedoms:

Freedom from hunger and thirst

Freedom from pain, injury, & disease

Freedom from distress

Freedom from discomfort

Freedom to express behaviours that promote well-being

Our Board Of Directors

Chris Bliznikas

President

Larry Hebert

Vice President

Rachel Labate

Secretary/Treasurer

Derek Noyes

Director

Barry Radtke

Director

Don Blaquiere

Director

Jamie Gauvreau

Director

Al Hjorth

Director

Lawrence Timko

Director

Sari Jamsa-Babcock

Director

George Macey

Director

John Remus

Director

Contact Us

BUSINESS HOURS

Weekdays 11 – 6pm

Weekends 11 – 5pm

 

ANIMAL VISITING HOURS

Weekdays 12 – 6pm

Weekends 12 – 5pm

 

CONTACT

1535 Rosslyn Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6W2

Tel: (807) 475-8803

Fax: (807) 475-4717

Email: info@tbdhs.ca

Charitable No. 89433 0273 RR 0001

 

TBDHS