Welcome to the Humane Society Yukon's Website. Feel free to look around. Be sure to check back soon; we update the website daily! We are always in search of volunteers to come and walk the dogs and cuddle the cats and welcome those visits during our open hours. As always, we readily accept donations, so feel free to have a look at our donate page too!

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Pet Parade 3:00 PM

Presented by The Feed Store

Deadline to enter the Pet Parade and/or Dog Howling is WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 24th. This event is sponsored by The Feed Store in partnership with YSR and the Yukon Humane Society.  All funds raised during the event are donated to The Mae Bachur Animal Shelter.  Prizes for:  Best Costume (Small Pet/Big Pet), Best Couple (owner & pet), Superhero’s and Most Futuristic.

Location:  Shipyards Park – Rendezvous Tent

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Dog Howling Contest

Immediately following the Pet Parade.

Presented by The Feed Store

Deadline to enter the Pet Parade and/or Dog Howling is WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 24th. This event is sponsored by The Feed Store in partnership with YSR and the Yukon Humane Society.  All funds raised during the event are donated to The Mae Bachur Animal Shelter Bring your furry friends on down and have them sing and howl to compete for the title of best howler!

 Location:  Shipyards Park – Rendezvous Tent

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To sign up to help Volunteer during these events follow the link below to register


In the Event Specifics box enter Pet Parade

Thanks to all for Volunteering

Did you know that you can donate credit at The Feed Store to the Mae Bachur Animal Shelter so we can purchase food and other items for the animals? 

Did you know that you can submit your Independent Grocer receipts to help Mae Bachur Animal Shelter? Drop them off at the Shelter for every $5000 in receipts, Independent Grocers give the Shelter a donation


Ricco 4 year old, male DSH Ricco is a very large cat who is very friendly and loves snacks. Ricco is a mini jaguar.
Dragon 5 year old, male DSH Dragon is a three legged cat! He is very friendly and affectionate cat!
Bears 5 year old, female DSH Bears is mellow and good with other cats.
Zoie 5 year old, female DSH Zoie loves treats, and has a sassy personality that is lovable!
Willow 10 year old, female DSh, deaf Willow is a very affectionate cat looking for her forever foster home! She get stressed out around other animals so she is looking to be in a single pet fami
Spilar is a amazing and energetic pup! He is very loving and very smart! Come down to the shelter today to meet Spilar!
Emmie is a beautiful very well behaved girl! She is respectful, loving and very intelligent!
Balto is a very old soul. He has medical issues he needs a loving home to live out the rest of his life!
Mr.Bear is a very loving dog, he is great with other dogs! He shy at first but warms up very quick! Mr.Bear is in foster!
Sweet Pea 2 year old female Husky Sweet pea is a very affectionate dog. She loves exercise, and would suit a active home! Sweat Pea is in a foster home because she has had 2 puppies!
Holly 2 year old, female RottweilerX Holly is a very playful dog! She is very friendly and good with other dogs!
Bodhi 3 year old, male Staffordshire Bull Terrier Bodhi is a very intelligent, playful and cuddly dog! He would well suit an active home. Currently is in foster.
Pandin 5 year old, female DachshundX Pandin is great with other dogs, cats and many other animals.Very well behaved! Currently in foster.
Buddy 10 year old, male Shepherd Buddy is an older dog but is still very affectionate! He is in a foster home until his forever home is found!
Diga 4 year old, male HuskyX Diga is the ideal Yukon dog, he is very active loves the outdoors and loves affection!
Diamond 4 year old, female Pitt bull terrier Diamond is a very loving dog.
  Become a Monthly Donor

The needs of shelter animals are urgent every month of the year.You can make the most valuable gift by becoming a monthly donor! Monthly giving helps us plan ahead and provide immediate care to animals who need it most. Make this remarkable commitment today, and you can become a ‘Monthly Hero’ to animals in need.  

$10/month = Only 30¢/day! 

Provides a shelter animal with a vaccine every month of the year.

$35/month = Only $1.15/day 

Feed an animal for a month, every month of the year.

$50/month = Only $1.60/day 

Spay/neuter 2-3 animals per year.    

Click the Donate now link below and you can set up to be a monthly donor

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Humane Society Yukon's Mission: is to

foster a caring, compassionate 

atomosphere to promote humane ethical

and responsible pet ownership; and to

prevent cruelty to domestic animals.

Humane Society Yukon-Mae Bachur Animal Shelter  

Shelter Hours

Sunday - Monday: CLOSED | Tuesday: 12 pm - 7 pm

Wednesday: 12 pm - 7 pm | Thursday: 12 pm - 7 pm

Friday: 12 pm - 7 pm | Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm

126 Tlingit Street Whitehorse, Y Y1A 6J2

Phone: (867) 633-6019 | Fax: (867) 633-2210

Email: info@humanesocietyyukon.ca

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