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Dog Jog 2015

Held annually in June, Dog Jog is one of Calgary Humane Society’s signature fundraising events and is crucial in raising funds to support the thousands of animals in need that are cared for at CHS each year. The family-friendly, non-competitive … Continued

Animal Training Classes

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Training Classes

Join us for a fun session of training and socializing your dog. It's a short time commitment for long-term results! We offer training classes for puppies, fearful dogs, reactive dogs, advanced obedience classes and agility training. Can you think of a better way to bond with your pet?

Summer Camp Registration

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Summer Camp Registration is now open!

We are accepting registrations for our Summer 2015 camps! Camp Fur, Fins and Feathers is a place where kids connect with animals through guided interactions and positive experiences. As they have fun, campers will learn respect, compassion and how to provide a lifetime of care for animals. Our camps are fun for kids between the ages of Grade 1 - 9.

Don't take our word for it

CHS Alum Kipper

CHS Alum, Kipper

Kipper just wants to say hello to his old friends at Calgary Humane Society and let them know he is a happy bun!! We adopted him back in October 2013 and he is the most snuggley sweetie and we love him so much! Thank you for rescuing him CHS!

Kipper’s Mom

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Connecting lives since 1922

Calgary Humane Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was incorporated in 1922. At that time, the Society’s mandate included the protection of children, homeless people as well as animals. Today, Calgary Humane Society is the only organization providing a service under the Animal Protection Act in Calgary. Calgary Humane Society continues to work for the animals with the aim of preventing and suppressing cruelty and sheltering more than 6,000 homeless animals each years.

Featured Animals

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Desmond

Hi there! My name is Desmond. I’m a handsome boy looking for a new home to call my own! My new owners should be experienced and give me the active and structured lifestyle that I need. All the noise and … Continued

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Teddy

Well hello there! My name is Teddy and I am quick-as-a-whip, happy go lucky guy looking for the right family for me. I am still learning a lot of things and I am ready to have some consistency in my … Continued

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Strawberry

Hello! I’m Strawberry! I may be sweet like my name suggests, but I like to spice up life a bit, too! I guess you could say I’m a bit of a diva. I like things my way, and that means … Continued

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Friskie

Hi there! My name is Friskie! I might seem a bit cautious now because to tell you the truth, I’m not really crazy about being around all these other cats.  I’m an independent kind of guy, so it’s best if … Continued

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From the blog

CHS Kibble & Bits

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Why Your Pet Dog Barks and How to Stop It

We’ve all been here before: your dog won’t. Stop. Barking. He’s barking at your neighbor out the window, he’s barking for dinner, he’s barking at the cat. You think he actually may have just barked at his own fart. You’re … Continued

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9 Tips To Bring Your Lost Pet Home

Help! I’ve lost my pet! If you have ever lost a pet, you are familiar with the rising sense of panic that sets in as you discover that your furry family member has wandered away from home. In the animal … Continued

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