Media Room

Read the latest GTHS media releases and news stories.



January – Georgian Triangle Humane Society hosting Ski For Pets to support animals in South Georgian Bay – The need for a new facility grows daily as Georgian Triangle Humane Society in Collingwood faces space crunch – Pet-Adopt-me: Coconut – Pet-Adiot-me: Shaggy – Pet-Adopt-me: Amba – Pet-Adopt-me: Monkey Joe
CTV News – Urgent Need for New Pet Shelter

February – The need for a new facility grows daily as Georgian Triangle Humane Society in Collingwood faces space crunch – Pet-Adopt-me: Chevy – Pet-Adopt-me: Little Girl & Big Boy – Pet-Adopt-me: Sammy – Pet-Adopt-me: Ebony

March – Pet-Adopt-me: Bane – Pet-Adopt-me: Wallis – Pet-Adopt-me: Friendly Puffy – Pet-Adopt-me: Vincent – Pet-Adopt-me: Donny – GTHS at capacity
Creemore Echo ( – Humane Society feels urgent for new facility
CTV News – Shelter in dire situation

April – Pet-Adopt-me: Billy Rose – Pet-Adopt-me: Friendly Jeremy – Pet-Adopt-me: Mickey – Pet-Adopt-me: Rex – 6 dogs, suspected abandoned, arrive at local shelter this week – Local humane society fundraiser returns with new name
Creemore Echo ( – Introducing the Walk for Pets
CTV News – Collingwood, Ont. animal adoption centre in urgent need of foster homes

May – Pet-Adopt-me: Tom – Pet-Adopt-me: Skye – Pet-Adopt-me: Sylvester – Pet-Adopt-me: Dayah

June – Pet-Adopt-me: Karmen – Pet-Adopt-me: Chicco – Pet-Adopt-me: Hank and June – Pet-Adopt-me: Boscoe – Pet-Adopt-me: Karmen – Here are 5 Things to do in the Collingwood area this weekend – Hospice volunteer snags June Callwood Award – GTHS Walk for Pets Presented by Huronia Alarm and Fire Security – Georgian Triangle Humane Society preparing for annual ‘Walk for Pets’ fundraiser

July – Pet-Adopt-me: Miss Kiss – Pet-Adopt-me: Lily – Pet-Adopt-me: Pippa – Pet-Adopt-me: Bella – Animal Homelessness on the Rise

August – GTHS gets $40K Boost from PetSmart – Pet-Adopt-me: Tanner – Pet-Adopt-me: Elwood – Pet-Adopt-me: Pumpkin
Village Media ( – Australian Outback to James Bay: Vet Goes the Distance for Pets                                                                                                              Creemore Echo ( – Grant Supports Pet Adoption Backlog

September – Simcoe County holding low-cost rabies clinics starting Sept. 30 – Pet-Adopt-me: Sally                                         – Pet-Adopt-me: Khaleesi                                     – Pet-Adopt-me: Wilkie

October – Non-profits Request $100K of 2024 Budget, so far – Humane Society Asks for $195K from Grey Highlands – ‘We are seeing mounting pressures’: Georgian Triangle Humane Society needs new facility more than ever


January – GTHS Zooms in to local classrooms with Pet Break education segment – Pet-Adopt-me: Chloe and Delilah
CTV News – Betty White social media challenge impacts Simcoe Muskoka animals shelters

February – Georgian Triangle Humane Society to embark on $14-million fundraising effort for new facility – Pet-Adopt-me: Jack – Pet-Adopt-me: Blistex – Pet-Adopt-me: Bonnie – Pet-Adopt-me: Prudence

March – Vets of Tomorrow: It’s a way to prompt empathy – Pet-Adopt-me: Simon – Pet-Adopt-me: Piper – Pet-Adopt-me: Peanut – Pet-Adopt-me: Mr. Kitty – GTHS enlists help from vets, volunteers, community to get dog back on his feet – GTHS fundraiser game – How to support your pets in a post-COVID world
CTV News – Humane society needs new $14M facility
CTV News – Collingwood humane society embarks on $14M fundraising campaign 

April – Pet-Adopt-Me: Kali – Pet-Adopt-me: Elvis – Pet-Adopt-me: Tux – GTHS welcomes $10K grant for Vets of Tomorrow
creemore.com2022 Wellness Innovation Grant awarded to the GTHS
CTV News – Collingwood animal shelter receives 25K donation

May – Animal shelter in urgent need of supplies for kitten and puppy season – Pet-Adopt-me: Polly – Pet-Adopt-me: Draco – Pet-Adopt-me: Harlee – Pet-Adopt-me: Hank

June – This is our hope for the future – Pet-Adopt-me: Dara – Pet-Adopt-me: Brady – Pet-Adopt-me: Barnaby – Pet-Adopt-me: Polly

July – Pet-Adopt-me: Black cats and Kittens – Pet-Adopt-me: Lainey  – Pet-Adopt-me: Hank

August – GTHS Walkathon halfway to $150K fundraising goal – Town negotiating purchase of Hurontario and Tenth Line property – Pet-Adopt-me: Angel and Jasmin – Pet-Adopt-me: Ben – Pet-Adopt-me: Tom – Pet-Adopt-me: Angel
CTV News – GTHS Hosts 10th Annual Walkathon

September – Collingwood Humane Society hosting Kittypalooza – Low-cost rabies clinics returning to Simcoe County – Pet-Adopt-me: Buddy – Pet-Adopt-me: Brutus – Pet-Adopt-me: Gigi – Pet-Adopt-me: Oxxy and Lilith – GTHS Walkathon raises over $126,000 for pets and people

October – Pet Valu customers help raise $6K for humane society – Pet-Adopt-me: These dogs are overdue for their forever homes – Pet-Adopt-me: Winston – Pet-Adopt-me: Owen – Pet Valu Collingwood, a Community Champion of the GTHS

November – Happy tails: Collingwood Brewery pale ale promotes the humane society – It is a winner in every way Collingwood humane society fundraising campaign for new facility has raised $3.5 million – Pet-Adopt-me: Xena – Pet-Adopt-me: Slurpy – Pet-Adopt-me: Tramma – Pet-Adopt-me: Chicco – GTHS Hits the LCBO with Happy Tails Ale
CTV News – Animal shelter announces return of holiday adoption campaign

December – This is our future – Hot Mess annual pet photos with Santa was pawsome – Pet-Adopt-me: Hope – Pet-Adopt-me: Tupper – Pet-Adopt-me: Bonnie – Heroic volunteers help rescue pups



Media Contact

Kristin Holmes                                                                                                                                                      Marketing and PR Manager 
Georgian Triangle Humane Society 


Stay informed on GTHS events, initiatives and programs. Learn how the GTHS team is serving the pets and people of the South Georgian Bay Area. Read heart-warming Happy Tails about GTHS Alumni. See a lot of really cute pictures of dogs and cats!