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Winnipeg Humane Society Running Spay, Neuter Clinics Up North

Winnipeg Humane Society Running Spay, Neuter Clinics Up North

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Areas in northern Manitoba impacted by animal overpopulation are getting some assistance from the Winnipeg Humane Society.

Spay and neuter clinics in Norway House and Cross Lake will open next week as the WHS team heads north November 7-10. The Winnipeg-based animal shelter is partnering with Norway House Animal Rescue, the community of Norway House, Norway House Cree Nation, Cross Lake, and Pimicikamak Cree Nation on the initiative.

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Humane Society Serving Grass-Fed Beef at Upcoming Gala

Humane Society Serving Grass-Fed Beef at Upcoming Gala

BeefThe Winnipeg Humane Society is going green to serve grass-fed, humanely raised beef at its upcoming Bow Wow Ball gala.

It’s the first time in the gala’s 23-year history The WHS “will set a new standard for food sourcing,” according to the organization.

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No More Room at the Winnipeg Humane Society

No More Room at the Winnipeg Humane Society

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The Winnipeg Humane Society is bursting at the seams with animals.

The shelter says it has reached capacity and homes need to be found immediately, especially for cats.

“If you have ever considered adopting a cat, now is the time,” said WHS CEO Javier Schwersensky.

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Goldeyes’ ‘Bark in the Park’ Set for July 19

Goldeyes’ ‘Bark in the Park’ Set for July 19

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The Winnipeg Goldeyes’ Bark in the Park is Tuesday, July 19. (PAWSH DOG / HANDOUT)

Shaw Park is going to the dogs again this season as the Winnipeg Goldeyes welcome back Bark in the Park night.

On Tuesday, July 19, baseball fans can bring their dogs to the game as the Fish host the St. Paul Saints.

Tickets are $14 each and include a complimentary “treat bag” (for the dog, of course).

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WHS Forms Partnership with Cat Watch Facebook Group

WHS Forms Partnership with Cat Watch Facebook Group

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In this Friday, May 2, 2014 photo, a neutered cat named “Phoebe” peers out of her enclosure as she recovers at the new American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) clinic at the Chesterfield Square shelter in South Los Angeles. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Damian Dovarganes)

The Winnipeg Humane Society is forging a new social media partnership in an effort to reunite more lost cats with their owners.

Working with Winnipeg Missing and Found Cat Watch (WMFCW) on Facebook, the WHS will support the group’s efforts in ensuring lost felines can return home.

“Social media groups like Winnipeg Missing and Found Cat Watch are a great benefit to our community,” said WHS CEO Javier Schwersensky.

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Trio of Abused Cats Arrive to Winnipeg Humane Society

Trio of Abused Cats Arrive to Winnipeg Humane Society

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Stix (WHS / HANDOUT)

Staff at the Winnipeg Humane Society have been busy tending to three badly-injured cats who arrived in their care recently.

The animal shelter says in the last three weeks, cats with gap wounds, skin ripped away and burned, and a variety of broken limbs have come into their care.

Stix (left) arrived with an extensive section of the skin torn off her tail and burns on the hind legs. Clinic staff needed to remove her tail. Another cat was found freezing in a tree, with scabs on her toes and is in need of part of her tail to be removed due to frostbite. Another cat was discovered with a foot injury and had one of his toes amputated.

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