December 7, 2019 – December 8, 2019

Pet Pics with Santa

Mark your calendars for the Arnprior & District Humane Society’s Annual “Pet Pics with Santa”.

This year we will be taking photos for two consecutive weekends at the Rona Store, 236 Madawaska Blvd., Arnprior on Sat. December 7th & Sat December 14th from 10am to 4:30pm and Sunday December 8th and Sunday December 15th from 10:30am to 3:30pm for pictures with your pet. Children and families are also welcome to get their picture taken with Santa.

We will be offering prints as well as digital copies to easily share with family and friends via email and social media. Digital copies will be sent by email within a day of the event.

Digital copy
Digital copy plus print

Start:December 7, 2019 10:00 am
End:December 8, 2019 4:30 pm
Venue: Rona
236 Madawaska Blvd, Arnprior, Ontario, Canada

November 20, 2019

Chapter’s FUNdrasier w/ Arnprior Humane Society

We are excited to announce that we have the opportunity to participate in a fundraiser with Chapters Kanata! On Wednesday November 20th from 5pm to 9pm, we will be in the Kanata store. We invite everyone to stop by for a visit and shop! Chapter’s will donate 15% of any eligible total purchases back to the shelter!!

Start:November 20, 2019 5:00 am
End:November 20, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: Chapter's
400 Earl Grey Drive, Unit 1, Kanata, Ontario, K2T1B9, Canada

November 10, 2019

Bake & Book Sale- Christmas in the Prior

IMG_6983 (1)The Arnprior & District Humane Society will be hosting its annual Book and Bake Sale Sunday November 10th as part of the 6th Annual Christmas in the “Prior” event at the Nick Smith Centre.

Come enjoy some delicious baked goods, find a good book to read, and visit the vendor and artisan craft tables. Enjoy free admission and shop from 10am – 4pm.

Donations for the Bake and Book Sale are being sought. Please drop off donations of home baked goods, jams, jellies, preserves, and gently used books at the Arnprior Humane Society, 490 Didak Drive, on Friday November 8th between noon and 5pm OR at the Nick Smith Centre, 77 James Street, on Sunday November 10th between 8:30 and 10am. Please note that the shelter will be Closed on Saturday Nov. 9th so we will not be able to accept donations that day.

Please no donations at Nick Smith centre prior to Nov. 10, given no volunteers will be on site to accept them.

Start:November 10, 2019 10:00 am
End:November 10, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: Nick Smith Centre
77 James St., Arnprior, Ontario, Canada

November 9, 2019 – November 10, 2019

Petsmart Kanata National Adoption Weekend

We will be at the PetSmart in Kanata on Saturday November 9th & Sunday November 10th from 10am to 4pm with some super adorable adoptable cats.  Please stop by and check them out!!

Start:November 9, 2019 10:00 am
End:November 10, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: Petsmart Kanata
255 Kanata Avenue, Kanata, Ontario, Canada

October 26, 2019

Bottle Drive at the Beer Store

Save up your empties and donate to the shelter pets! We are holding a Bottle Drive at The Beer Store parking lot in Arnprior on Saturday October 26th!  Bring us your empty beers, spirits and wine bottles and they will help fill hungry bellies and care for the dogs and cats at the Arnprior & District Humane society!

Just drop- them off to us in the parking lot and we’ll take care of the rest!

120 Madawaska Blvd, Arnprior

Start:October 26, 2019 10:00 am
End:October 26, 2019 2:00 pm
Venue: The Beer Store
120 Madawaska Blvd, Arnprior, Ontario, Canada

October 24, 2019

Paint with Janet FUNdraiser

IMG_7698 (1)Paint with Janet will be hosting another FUNdraiser for the Arnprior & District Humane Society!

The event will be held at the Barley Mow in Almonte on October 24th from 7:00 to 9:30pm.

Cost is per person with a very generous portion of each ticket sold donated directly to the humane society.

Call for reservations if you plan on dining before the event.

To register, please e-transfer payment to Janet Bleath ( or contact the Arnprior Humane Society 613-623-0916 for alternate payment options.

Please visit Janet’s event page regularly for more info and updates.

Start:October 24, 2019 7:00 pm
End:October 24, 2019 9:30 pm
Venue: The Barley Mow
79 Little Bridge St.,, Almonte, Ontario, K0A1A0, Canada

September 14, 2019

Petsmart Kanata National Adoption Weekend

We will be at the PetSmart in Kanata on Saturday September 14th & Sunday September 15th from 10am to 4pm with some super adorable adoptable cats.  Please stop by and check them out!!

Start:September 14, 2019 10:00 am
End:September 14, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: Petsmart Kanata
255 Kanata Ave.,, Kanata, Ontario, K2T1K5, Canada

September 12, 2019 – September 21, 2019

Arnprior & District Humane Society Photo Contest

“Pet Photo Contest Time!

Thanks to a generous offer from Metroland Media we’re going to be selling Arnprior & District Humane Society 2020 Calendars as a fundraiser for the animals in our care!
From Thursday September 12, 2019 to Saturday September 21, 2019 we are on the hunt for your all-time favorite pet photos to be featured in the calendar! We’re looking for photos of Arnprior & District Humane Society adoptees to help show that every animal deserves to find a loving, happy, forever home.
To enter, simply go to our facebook page and comment on the photo contest post with your photo, pet’s name. The winners will receive their own copy of the calendar and a gift from us. Contest winners will be posted and announced on Sunday September 22nd.
Please see the following rules and conditions.

Contest is open to individuals over 18 years of age.

Photo must be of pet adopted from the Arnprior Humane Society.

Entry is free. Each participant is limited to one entry.

By submitting an entry, you agree to the rules listed here and our terms & conditions.

Photos are pets only. Photos cannot contain people.

Images submitted must be your own work.

Images must be photographic in origin, meaning they were taken with a camera

No limitations on the age of images.

Submitting an entry grants the Sponsors and their designees a license to use the entry and his/her name for fundraising purposes in the calendar

If your image is selected as a winner, you may be required to provide the original RAW file(s).

Image format:

  1. Please submit .jpg files.
  2. All photos must be horizontal
  3. Size images to 1,600px or greater on the longest edge.
  4. Images should be no larger than 2mb.
  5. Do not watermark your images.

All winners will be notified by Sunday  September 22nd/2019.




Start:September 12, 2019 3:00 pm
End:September 21, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: Arnprior Humane Society
490 Didak Dr, Arnprior, K7S 0C3, Canada

August 18, 2019

Barks and Bubbles Dog Wash

Come for a day of fun at the shelter for our annual Barks and Bubbles Dog Wash!
We’ll have an outdoor dog wash so your canine family members can get the pampering and cleaning they need and deserve! There will be a BBQ, nail trims, vendors, and MORE! Bring the kids for a great show put on by Little Rays’s Reptiles, while the family pooch has a spa day.
No appointments necessary and proceeds go to caring for the animals in the shelter!
Stay tuned for updates!

Start:August 18, 2019 9:00 am
End:August 18, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: Arnprior Humane Society
490 Didak Dr, Arnprior, Ontario, K7S 0C3, Canada

July 28, 2019

Summer Microchip Clinic

The Arnprior Humane Society will be holding their annual Microchip Clinic on Sunday July 28th at the humane society from 10am to 4pm. 0[1]Both dogs and cats are welcome.  Microchips will be inserted by a veterinarian. Book your appointment by calling 613-623-0916 or email Cost is / chip. In the event that your pet is lost, a microchip can aid animals shelters, animal control and veterinarians in finding your pet’s way back home.

Start:July 28, 2019 10:00 am
End:July 28, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: Arnprior Humane Society
490 Didak Dr, Arnprior, Ont, K7S0C3, Canada