October 11, 2007 15:33 ET

The Humane Society of Canada Announces Their Auction for Animals

Attention: Assignment Editor, News Editor VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - Oct. 11, 2007) - What better way to help protect animals and the Earth than at the Humane Society of Canada's eBay Auction for Animals. The Humane Society of Canada is pleased to announce that it will be holding an 18 day long Auction on its eBay store which will benefit animals and the environment.

The Humane Society of Canada's charity auction includes numerous luxury hotel accommodations, luxury watches, signed limited editions of Dean Koontz's books, a Robert Bateman canvas, a VIA Rail trip for two between Toronto & Ottawa, two tickets for the 2008 Shaw Festival Season in Niagara on the Lake, a week-long car rental in Europe, a tour of the Halifax Harbour on the Tall Ship Silva, two rounds of golf at the Salmon Arm Golf course in Salmon Arm, BC, signed celebrity memorabilia and more.

Starting Oct 12, 2007 and continuing until October 29, 2007 people can bid on items at

All of the proceeds from the auctions go to support the Humane Society of Canada's charitable works.

The Humane Society of Canada would like to thank the following companies and individuals for their generous donations:

VIA Rail Canada
Vintage Hotels
Renaissance West Chester Hotel
Fairmont Algonquin
Robert Bateman
Flow 93.5 Radio
Mix 99.9 Radio
River Rock Casino Resort
Dean Koontz
Salt Springs Spa Resort
Deerhurst Resort
Marriot Halifax Harbourfront
Residence Inn Marriot, Vancouver
Nicklaus North
Salmon Arm Golf Course
Shaw Festival
Zero Gravity
The Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre Centre
Tall Ship Silva
Ebel Watches
Wittnauer Watches
Croton Watches
Regis Philbin
Avril Lavigne
Dave Matthews Band
Sir Elton John

CONTACT: Michael O'Sullivan toll free at 1-800-641-KIND or on his cell phone (416) 876-9685 or at

[A father with two children, and a houseful of dogs and cats, O'Sullivan has worked across Canada and in over 100 countries during the last 40 years helping people, animals and nature.]

The Humane Society of Canada works to protect dogs, cats, horses, birds, livestock, lab animals, wildlife and the environment. They carry out hands on programs to help animals and nature, mount rescue operations, expose cruelty through hard hitting undercover investigations, work to pass laws to protect animals, funds non-invasive scientific research, support animal shelters and wildlife rehabilitation centres and spread the word about how to help animals and nature through humane education.

A registered charity, The Humane Society of Canada depends entirely on donations to support our programs to help animals and the environment. All donations are gratefully acknowledged with a receipt for income tax purposes. If you would like to support our campaign to protect animals and the earth, please make a donation here. Because when it comes to fighting cruelty, we don't give up. Ever.
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Contact Information

  • Michael O'Sullivan, Executive Director, The Humane Society of Canada
    Primary Phone: 416-368-0405
    Secondary Phone: 416-876-9685
    Toll-Free: 800-641-5463