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Contact Details
Office Phone 905-682-0767
Toll Free Phone Grimsby 1-800-263-2469
Fax 905-682-8133
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Tammi Barkman, Operations Manager; Email:
Primary Executive Kevin Strooband, Executive Director; Phone: 905-682-0767 ext 508; Email:
Alternate Executive Ed Klassen, President; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Grimsby ; Niagara-on-the-Lake - Cruelty investigations only ; St Catharines ; Thorold
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
160 Fourth Ave
St Catharines, ON L2S 0B6
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Intersection Fourth Ave and Louth St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) A shelter for stray and unwanted animals that provides: 
* Quarantine facilities 
* Investigates animal cruelty and neglect complaints  
* Assistance to wounded animals (24 hours a day) 
* Adopt-a-pet services  
* Dead animal removal on municipal property in Grimsby and St Catharines 
* Dead animal removal on private property in Grimsby, St Catharines and Thorold for a fee 
* Enforces dog control and licensing by-laws in Thorold, Grimsby and St Catharines. 
Able to provide contact information for wildlife rehabilitation including a beekeeper. 
Services performed in Thorold and Grimsby by the Lincoln County Humane Society ( 
Services performed in St. Catharines by Niagara Region Animal Services Inc. ( 
Phone numbers are the same
Hours Public Viewing Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, Sat 10 am-4 pm, Sun 11 am-3 pm * Emergency Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Volunteer programs available for: Dog walking; cat socialization; general volunteer; administration; high school hours; co-op and John Howard. See for applications.
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees Service - Pet adoptions and other services
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1881
Funding Regional / Municipal - Canine Control ; Donations
Service Categories Animal Regulation ; Protective Services for Animals
Events K9K Walkathon in Oct, Pet Pics with Santa in Dec * See website for other fundraising events

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