contact us

Windsor/Essex County Humane Society

P: 519-966-5751
F: 519-966-2546

Spay/Neuter Clinic: 519-966-1118

To report animal cruelty or neglect: 1-833-9ANIMAL (1-833-926-4625)

Adopting an Animal

519-966-5751, ext 112 or 111


Visit the Adoption section of our web site

Admission of Owned Pets

519-966-5751, ext 110


Visit the Surrender section of our web site

Lost & Found Animals

Donations and Planned Giving

519-966-5751, ext 147


Visit the Donate section of our web site

Tax Receipts

519-966-5751, ext 115


Updating your Address (for donations or our email list)

519-966-5751, ext 124


Updating your Microchip Information


Please call us at 519-966-5751 for assistance if you are having issues updating your pet’s microchip

Behaviour Programs

Our behaviour team can assist with post-adoption issues or assist if you are thinking about surrendering your pet due to a behaviour concern.

519-966-5751, ext 118


Public Veterinary/Spay & Neuter Services



Visit the WECHS Vet Clinic section of our web site


519-966-5751 ext 121


Shelter Medical Department

Please note that we can only provide medical advice about recently adopted shelter animals or animals still in foster care.

519-966-5751, ext 128


Media Inquiries

519-966-5751, ext 114


Special Events or Arranging an Animal Visit

519-966-5751, ext 125


Booking a Birthday Party

519-966-5751, ext 122



519-966-5751, ext 122


Visit the Volunteer section of our web site

Human Resources


Visit the Human Resources section of our web site for current job openings

Complaints or Concerns

Please speak to the manager of the department first:

Shelter Operations Manager: 519-966-5751, ext 113, sheltermanager@windsorhumane.org

Spay/Neuter Clinic Manager: 519-966-1118, clinicmanager@windsorhumane.org

Manager of Behaviour Programs: 519-966-5751, ext 118, transfers@windsorhumane.org

Director of Shelter Medicine: 519-966-5751, ext 128, kayla@windsorhumane.org

Director, Finance and Administration: 519-966-5751, ext 115, dana@windsorhumane.org

Director of Development: 519-966-5751, ext 123, development@windsorhumane.org


If you are unsatisfied with the result or response or, if you have already spoken to the department manager, speak to the Executive Director.

Executive Director: 519-966-5751, ext 114, melanie@windsorhumane.org


If you are unsatisfied with the result or response after following the procedures above, or if your complaint is concerning the Executive Director, then the complaint may be referred to the Board of Directors. Correspondence to the Board of Directors can be addressed to Chair of the Board, 1375 Provincial Road, Windsor, ON, N8W 5V8 or emailed to board@windsorhumane.org.

For other inquiries please use the search function on our web site or email info@windsorhumane.org