For December, we’re shining a light on the wonderful organization – The Peterborough Humane Society!
Get to know what they do!
What We Do
- Investigate incidents of cruelty to animals including abuse, neglect and abandonment
- Facilitate adoption of pets to new loving homes
- Provide shelter and care for approximately 1,300 lost, injured, abandoned and abused animals each year
- Reduce pet overpopulation by providing spay/neuter surgery for every dog/cat/kitten/puppy adopted from our animal centre
- Participate in various adoption programs with corporate sponsors to find homes for loving companion animals
- Give tours of our shelter to individuals and groups
- Our volunteers operate a thrift shop featuring gently worn men and women’s clothing to assist in raising funds for our animal welfare programs. Please visit our store at the Northcrest Mall
Their mission statement
The Peterborough Humane Society advocates for the welfare of animals by improving their lives, alleviating suffering, rescuing, providing shelter, healing, facilitating adoption and reducing pet overpopulation.
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