Author: Advisory Committee

(January 4, 1980 – February 11, 2017)

Kathryn Stachyra dedicated her life to the wellness of animals and humans alike. She will be remembered by the many whose lives she touched as a true community champion, with a tender and joyous heart. Kathryn’s memory will live on,

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Hamilton PAWS in The Spec

Hamilton PAWS was featured in The Spec! Check out the article below to learn about the positive effects of our partner program with the Community Veterinary Outreach (CVO).

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Did You Know?

More than 40% of women experiencing domestic violence who own pets significantly delay their escape if it means leaving behind their pet with the abuser (Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, 2000). Violence against women and children

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Hamilton PAWS in the News

Hamilton PAWS has been featured in the Hamilton Spectator. Click the links below to view: Temporary animal homes PAWS for good cause Pike: Three furry cat-alysts for change Hamilton Mountain vet school aimed at pet owners

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Did You Know?

Despite the high demand for pet-friendly homeless shelters, only a few shelters in Canada allow pets. However, pets are considered family for many. They provide us companionship, unconditional love, and non-judgemental support! Because this bond is so powerful, a pet

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No One Should Have to Choose

Imagine you live with your dog, who is your best friend. You have just lost your house due to a fire. What would you do?               Let us know what you think on Facebook.

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