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Cats Available


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Others Available

What to know before getting a dog – Humane Canada

Thunder Bay and District Humane Society is a proud member of Humane Canada, the federation of humane societies and SPCAs. 

Adoption Fees

Adoption Fees:

Adult Dog: $400

Puppy (Under 6 months): $450

Senior Dogs (Over 7 years) $150

Adult Cat: $150

Kitten (Under 6 months): $250

Senior Cats (Over 7 years) $50

** Please note that adoption fees can vary. Please call reception for more information about our animals and their adoption fees! **

Adoption Fees Include

  • Spay & Neuter of all dogs and cats prior to being adopted. This includes puppies and kittens
  • Deworming
  • Vaccinations (Cats: FVRCP & Rabies, Dogs: DA2PP, Bordetella & Rabies, Puppies & Kittens includes their booster vaccinations done at our clinic at 3 months & 4 months.)
  • Cats/Kittens: Feline Leukemia/FIV combo test
  • Microchip Identification
  • Flea & Mite Treatment
  • 1 month FREE pet insurance provided by 24 Hour Petwatch
  • Adoption Starter Kit available at PetSmart (includes a free bag of food and over $450 worth of savings)

* Please note some animals may receive more tests or treatments (this information will be outlined in the medical record you receive for your adopted pet) *

** Licensing will be charged at an additional cost **

Surrendering an Animal

Our team understands that sometimes things happen that affect you ability to care for your animal(s). We know that it’s not easy, but we are here to help and will make sure they receive the best care possible. If you are thinking of surrendering your animal to us, please contact our front desk at (807) 475-8803 or email info@tbdhs.ca to submit a surrender request. Note there is a fee, however this is determined case by case. At this time, we ask that you contact us prior to arriving to our shelter with an animal so we can ensure we are prepared.

Contact Us


Weekdays 11 – 6pm

Weekends 11 – 5pm



Weekdays 12 – 5:30pm

Weekends 12 – 4:30pm



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



1-833-9-ANIMAL (264625)