About the shelter

Arnprior and District Humane Society is a non-profit organization serving the town of Arnprior and surrounding area. We are located 45 minutes west of Ottawa. We are a no-kill shelter.


  • Rescue, house and care for lost, stray or abandoned pet animals.
  • Reunite lost pets with their families.
  • Find appropriate homes for all our animals through adoption.
  • Provide veterinary care using local animal hospitals for sick or injured animals housed at the shelter.
  • Educate the public about the importance of responsible pet ownership by having pets spayed/neutered and micro-chipped.
  • Assist in the investigation and prosecution of any offences of The OSPCA Act of Ontario and any reports of animal abuse.

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