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Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Allowing limited access to the shelter’s reception area for members of the public who wish to 
* renew their dog licence 
* report a lost or found pet 
* report injured wildlife 
* make a donation 
 
Please note, all animal viewing continues to be on-line only at: www.omhs.ca/adopt 
 
For more information visit: COVID-19 Update 
 
If you have an animal emergency, please contact 905-845-1551
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-845-1551
After Hours Phone 905-845-1551 Emergency Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Fax 905-845-1973
E-Mail rickp@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/watch?v=3dZ0cjkUl-0
Primary Contact John Bugailiskis, Manager, Marketing and Communications; Phone: 905-845-1551 ext 140; Email: ed@omhs.ca
Alternate Contact Cathie Nuss, Executive Assistant; Phone: 905-845-1551 ext 204; Email: cathien@omhs.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Jackie MacKenzie, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-845-1551 ext 138; Email: rickp@omhs.ca
Contact Form omhs.ca/contact/
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered, charitable organization dedicated to the welfare of animals.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1936
Primary Executive Rick Perciante, Executive Director; Phone: 905-845-1551 ext 124; Email: ed@omhs.ca
Funding City / Town - for Animal Control Services only ; Fundraising - special events, third party events, major/planned giving, direct response ; Donations - in memoriam/tribute, corporate and monthly giving ; Fees - for adoptions ; Sale of Goods ; donation of used vehicles
Elections AGM June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Allowing limited access to the shelter’s reception area for members of the public who wish to 
* renew their dog licence 
* report a lost or found pet 
* report injured wildlife 
* make a donation 
 
Please note, all animal viewing continues to be on-line only at: www.omhs.ca/adopt 
 
For more information visit: COVID-19 Update 
 
If you have an animal emergency, please contact 905-845-1551 
 
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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 
* a foster program for temporary care of animals with special needs 
* investigation of animal cruelty complaints 
* issuing of annual dog licences for the Town of Oakville (licences must be obtained within 7 days of becoming a dog owner) 
* Animal Control Services that involve the enforcement of municipal pet bylaws in Oakville only 
* 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 
* educational programs for children 
* cremation services for deceased pets 
* Pet Food Bank 
 
Violence Prevention Program: 
* to help people who find themselves in abusive situations 
* if a person is being abused and decides to leave, but doesn't have a place for their animals, the Shelter will take them on a short-term basis while the person is relocating 
 
Families in Transition Program 
* provides vulnerable at-risk and homeless families with pet sheltering assistance 
* addresses the needs of those families who are in transition by providing temporary foster care, boarding, crating assistance, medical care, materials and food for pets 
* temporary safe care for the pets, or other assistance ensures the family unit can be kept together 
* for further information contact Customer Care Manager at ccmanager@omhs.ca 
 
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 
* more details here
Hours Office  
* Mon-Fri 10 am-6 pm  
* Sat 9 am-5 pm  
* Sun 11 am-4 pm  
 
Adoption and viewing  
* online only 
 
Animal Control 
* Mon-Sun 24 hour service
Areas Served Milton - including Moffat, Brookville and Campbellville ; Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Applications for volunteering, adoption, and fostering are available on the website
Languages English
Fees Service - adoption, ambulance, cremation, surrenders, return to owner
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
445 Cornwall Rd
Oakville, ON L6J 7S8
 
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Intersection Chartwell Rd and Cornwall Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible ; Service animals are allowed on 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.
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Abuse / Assault ; Community Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Animal Services ; Victims of Abuse Support Programs
Service Categories Animal Regulation ; Fundraising Campaigns ~ Animal/Pet Issues ; Pet Boarding/Sitting Services ~ Abused Women ; Pet Boarding/Sitting Services ~ At Risk for Homelessness ; Pet Boarding/Sitting Services ~ Homeless People ; Pet Care Information ; Pet Cemeteries ; Pet Food ; Protective Services for Animals

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