Burlington Humane Society

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Public Comments In addition to the animal shelter operated by Burlington Humane Society, there is another operated by City of Burlington, Animal Control * For additional help in finding lost pets, Hamilton/Burlington SPCA recommends local lost and found pets website Helping Lost Pets (site works best on Internet Explorer browser)
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-637-7325
Fax 905-637-7391
E-Mail info@burlingtonhumane.ca
Website www.burlingtonhumane.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/burlingtonhumane?ref=br_tf
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/burlingtonhumane
Pinterest Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/burlhumane1974/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BurlHumane
Yelp Yelp: www.yelp.ca/biz/burlington-humane-society-burlington
Primary Contact Karen Mason, Executive Director; Email: karen@burlingtonhumane.ca
Alternate Contact Megan DeGroote, Animal Care Manager; Email: megan@burlingtonhumane.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Alex Zych, Event Planner & Volunteer Coordinator; Email: volunteer@burlingtonhumane.ca
Site Information
Site Location Fairview St between Walkers Line and Appleby Line
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
740 Griffith Court
Burlington, ON L7L 5R9
 
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Intersection Walkers Line and Fairview St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name The Attic Thrift Shop ; The Loft Thrift Shop
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Finds homes for animals that are stray or abandoned.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1974
Primary Executive Bianca Chambers, President; Email: bianca@burlingtonhumane.ca
Alternate Executive Mary Anne Edwards, Director; Email: maedwards@burlingtonhumane.ca
Funding Fundraising ; Donations - (Registered charity) ; Fees ; Sponsorships, Memberships
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Not an affiliate of OSPCA or Hamilton/Burlington SPCA 
 
Before adoption, all pets: 
* have full medical attention  
* are microchipped  
* are spayed or neutered  
 
Services include:  
* pet visits available to local nursing homes, retirement homes, group homes  
* education program visits to schools and youth groups  
 
Two thrift shops sell gently used glass, housewares, china, clothing, non-fiction hardcover books, fiction and non-fiction paperback books (no textbooks, magazines, National Geographic or encyclopedias), etc.: 
* The Loft, at the animal adoption centre, 740 Griffith Crt, Burlington (Mon-Fri 10 am-4:30 pm, Sat 10 am-4 pm) 
* The Attic, 479 John St, downtown Burlington (Mon-Sat 10 am-4 pm)
Hours Adoption Centre Hours: Tue-Sat 10 am-5 pm * Sun 11 am-4 pm
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up 
 
Minimum age for volunteers is 15 for feed and clean opportunities and volunteering at fundraising events; 18 for dog walking, reception and other areas.
Application Application and interview required for adoption * volunteer and membership applications available on website
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual fee ; Service - Adoption
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Donation Drop Off Points ; Pet Assisted Therapy ; Protective Services for Animals ; Thrift Shops

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