FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -GUELPH, ON (December 4, 2014) – The Guelph Humane Society is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the owner of a neglected stray dog. The dog was found on November 24, 2014, around the intersection of Watson Parkway North and Fleming Road in Guelph, and was severely matted and dirty. He was picked up by the Guelph Humane Society and taken to a local veterinarian hospital for treatment.

Before photo taken on November 24, 2014



After receiving veterinary attention, he was transported by an Ontario SPCA Officer to the Guelph Humane Society.

After photo taken on November 27, 2014



“There is no acceptable reason for a dog to go without the appropriate care,” says Jennifer Bluhm, Senior Inspector. “Please call us immediately if you have any information that might help us locate this dog’s owner.”


Anyone with information regarding the owner of this dog is asked to call the Guelph Humane Society at (519)824-3091, 310-SPCA, or email


The Guelph Humane Society (GHS) has been sheltering and rescuing animals in the Guelph/ Wellington Communities since 1893. Each year the GHS cares for approximately 3000 animals in need. Not only do we provide animal sheltering and adoption services but also provide regular veterinary care and have a progressive spay/ neuter program in place.




Media Contact
Adrienne McBride
Executive Direction
The Guelph Humane Society
(519) 824-3091