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Thank You!

Everyone here at the Okanagan Humane Society would like everyone who has supported us this year so far by making a donation, hosting and participating in our fundraisers and by providing a place for cats/kittens.


Homes for Hounds | May, 2012
A golf tournament held at Sunset Ranch and sponsored by Total Pet. The event raised $8,000

Oyama Fun Days Raffle | June 2012
The raffle helped us raise $8,974

Garage Sales | June-August 2012
Our volunteers Evinia and Hazel hosted garage sales at their homes

Barbeque | September, 2012
Held in Salmon Arm. Hosted by Total Pet


Total Pet and PetSmart for providing a place to showcase our kittens/cats available for adoption.

A big thank you to some our young friends of the Humane Society:

  • Lucas recently celebrated his 10th birthday this year and didn’t want presents. Instead him and his friends Mitchell, Russell, Noah, Carson, Dryden, Caleb, Jake, Matiyas and Kaden donated $200. We would also like to thank Lucas’s family for fostering 5 kittens in their home and for adopting 2 kittens.
  • Sophia, 7 and her friends Portia, Taylor, Jamie, Gwen, Erianna, Courtney, Alice, Mattie and Rianne together raised $260.

We would like to thank the following organizations/individuals for supporting the OHS:

  • Wiggle Waggle Doggy Day Care’s fundraiser basket
  • Leslie Aldridge’s pet nail clipping at Healthy Spot in Vernon
  • Groom ‘n’ Go of Kelowna fundraiser
  • Pawsitive Vet
  • Emma Castorf collected bottles for our Society
  • Winfield Return It Centre
  • Scotch Creek Bottle Depot
  • Natures Fare
We also have a few more fundraisers happening this month and in December. We would like to thank the organizers and organizations in advance for making them happen.

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