Alberta Bulldog Rescue

Fire Evacuee Pet Support


Edmonton & Calgary Humane Societies 

CHS and EHS are prepared to accept displaced animals without owners.

Visit this webpage for more information and to donate. This webpage explains how CHS is supporting Edmonton Humane Society and how to donate in Calgary.

Westlock Veterinary Centre

The Westlock Veterinary Centre is opening its kennels for anyone from Fort McMurray with a dog or cat needing food and board. It has room for dogs of all sizes and outdoor areas to exercise animals. Contact information can be found on the website.

Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Edmonton

WRSE is accepting up to 12 medium to large-sized dogs at their wildlife hospital in Edmonton. Dogs must be in good health with no ongoing medical issues. Contact them for more information.

Companion Animal Welfare Society

The Companion Animal Welfare Society can provide temporary care for pets including cats, dogs and small animals including reptiles. Contact them by phone at 1-888-460-4045 or email

Edmonton Northlands Reception Centre

Pets are welcome to stay with their owners at the Edmonton Northlands Reception Centre at 7515 118 Ave.

E&E Kennels

E&E Kennels is offering free boarding services for dogs, cats and small pets at their #12 Boulder Blvd location in Stony Plain. Contact them at 780-963-8173 for details.



Fort McMurray Lost Cat & Dog Facebook Page

This facebook group is dedicated to reuniting all sorts of animals with their owners.

Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society

Fort McMurray residents who were forced to leave animals behind or who need temporary care for their animals can fill out this Animal Assistance Request form, generated by the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society.

Fort McMurray Fire Emergency Animal Assistance

Lost pets can also be registered on the Fort McMurray Fire Emergency Animal Assistance Facebook page.

If you have a pet missing or left behind in Fort McMurray, call 780-762-3636 and staff will register your information and provide assistance when possible.



Fort McMurray Lost Cat & Dog Facebook Page

This facebook group is dedicated to reuniting all sorts of animals with their owners.

The Edmonton Humane Society and Edmonton’s Animal Care and Control Centre are coordinating animal care for people arriving in Edmonton with assistance from the Alberta Medical Association. Found animals without owners present can be turned over to the Edmonton Humane society. Contact them at 780-471-1774 or visit them at 13620 163 St.



Champion Pet Foods at 11403 186 St. is offering free cat and dog food for Fort McMurray evacuees.



The Alberta Animal Health Source has compiled a list of Alberta veterinary practices offering assistance to wildfire evacuees. For more information, go to