Contact Information
Office Phone 905-845-1551; 
Emergency Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Fax 905-845-1973
E-Mail shelter@omhs.ca
Website omhs.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/OakvilleMiltonHumaneSociety
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/oakvillemiltonhumane/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/OakvilleHumane
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/oakvillehumane
Volunteer Coordinator Heather White, Manager, Community Outreach and Education
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville Midtown Core
Address & Map
445 Cornwall Rd
Oakville, ON L6J 7S8
 
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Intersection Trafalgar Rd and Cornwall Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible ; Service animals are allowed on the parts of the premises that are open to the public and have no shelter animals in the immediate area. This is for the health and safety of the service animals.
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Animal Control ; Oakville Humane Society ; OMHS
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A private, registered, charitable organization that is dedicated to the welfare of animals.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1936
Primary Executive Kim Millan, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Jennifer Ogeer DVM
Funding City / Town - for Animal Control Services only ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees - for adoptions ; Sale of Goods
Elections AGM June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services include: 
* shelter for lost, injured, or abandoned animals and a lost and found service to reunite lost pets with their owners 
* program for permanent adoption of unclaimed animals from the shelter, and a foster program for temporary care of animals with special needs 
* investigation of animal cruelty complaints through the OSPCA 
* issuing of annual dog licences for the Town of Oakville * licences must be obtained within seven days of becoming a dog owner * licences are also issued at the Oakville Town Hall * cat tags are advisable 
* Animal Control Services that involve the enforcement of municipal pet bylaws  
* barking complaints are handled by the Town By-law department 
* counseling and assistance, when possible, in dealing with wildlife queries and problems * resource library on wildlife is available 
* on site pet care store 
* educational programs for children 
* ambulance service for the transport of pets experiencing a medical emergency to the veterinarian 
* cremation services for deceased pets 
 
Violence Prevention Program: 
* to help people who find themselves in abusive situations 
* if a person is being abused by their partner and decide to leave, but don’t have anywhere to place their animals, the Shelter will take them in on a short-term basis while the person is relocating 
 
Families in Transition Program 
* through referrals from social service agencies, help people who find themselves in emergency crisis situations and do not have anywhere to place their animals, the Shelter will take them in on a short-term basis  
 
Barkin' Bin Thrift Store  
* a thrift store accepting gently used household items for resale and 100% of all proceeds goes to support the animals at OMHS 
 
Metal for Mutts and Meows: 
* a fundraising program in partnership with Moffat Scrap Iron 
* residents can drop off metal items, electronics, for recycling at the shelter at 445 Cornwall Road  
* place the metal and electronic items in the large blue bin beside the driveway 
* OMHS will receive the proceeds from the metal & electrnics collected in the bin based on weight 
* acceptable items include barbecues, metal lawn furniture, metal shelving, electrical/electronic items 
* call the shelter for more information
Hours Office Mon-Wed 9 am-5 pm * Thu-Fri 9 am-8 pm * Sat-Sun 11 am-5 pm 
 
Adoption and viewing  
Mon - closed * Tue, Wed 12 noon-5 pm * Thu-Fri 12 noon-8 pm * Sat-Sun 12 noon-5 pm * 
Animal Control Mon-Sun 24 hours service
Areas Served Campbellville ; Milton - including Moffat and Brookville ; Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions
Application applications for volunteering, adoption, and fostering are available on the website
Languages English
Fees Service - adoption, ambulance, cremation
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Animal Regulation ; Pet Care Information ; Pet Care Supplies ; Protective Services for Animals

Agency Overview


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