Welland and District Humane Society

Welland Animal Shelter, SPCA

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Record #: NIA0883 Last Modified: 18 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 10 Feb 2014
Description & Services
Areas ServedHaldimand County ; Lincoln ; Pelham ; Port Colborne ; Wainfleet ; Welland ; West Lincoln
BoundariesHaldimand County; Pelham; Port Colborne; Wainfleet; Welland; West Lincoln
DescriptionAnimal shelter for stray and abandoned animals that provides quarantine facilities; pound services for municipalities; investigates animal cruelty and neglect complaints; has homeless and abandoned animals available for adoption; provides animal transportation services; and animal control bylaw enforcement services. Also provides humane euthanasia services for pets, Niagara's only pet cemetery and offers private cremation services for pets. 
 
Emergency on call services provided 24hrs a day for injured animals and cruelty complaints.
HoursMon-Fri 10 am-5 pm, Sat 10 am-4 pm, Sun 12 noon-3 pm
DatesAll year (Closed on holidays)
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
 
All residents of areas we service.
LanguagesEnglish
ApplicationVolunteer, Dog Walker and Membership applications available on the website.
FeesFor animal adoptions; Memberships available; Animal transportation services; Humane euthanaisa and Pet Cemetery.
EventsAnnual Walkathon and Annual Dinner Auction. Call for dates and times.
Contact Information
Address & Map
60 Provincial St
Welland, ON L3B 5W7
 
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Located In CommunityWelland
IntersectionPrince Charles Dr and Broadway St
Office Phone905-735-1552
Toll Free Phone1-888-222-0568
Fax905-735-7414
E-Mailwhs@wellandhumanesociety.org
Websitewww.wellandhumanesociety.org
Primary ContactJohn Greer, Executive Director; Email: johng@wellandhumanesociety.org
Other Details
Service Level(51) Non Profit Charity
MeetingsBoard meetings monthly
Print MaterialNewsletter - Pet Patter 
Brochures, Pet Care information, etc.
Established1954
ElectionsBoard members nominated and elected at AGM
FundingThe Emergency Animal Protection Services (Ontario SPCA Agents) we provide are supported only through public donations and fundraisers. No government funding is received for this work. Housing and caring for abandoned and stray unclaimed animals beyond legal impoundment requirements is provided until the animals can be adopted into good homes, and is supported only through donations by the public.
Subjects
SubjectsAdoption ; Animal control ; Animal welfare ; Cemeteries ; Pets