Calendar of Events 2014 - (Please scroll down for all events) 



Dog Training Classes

Cochrane & Area Humane Society Dog Training classes focus on positive learning and having fun with your dog! Various classes are offered – so there is sure to be a class for you and your beloved canine to join! Click here to learn more.



Golf Tournament – August 14th
The Saving Lives – Changing Lives Golf Tournament supports our Internal Animal Hospital

Our annual Golf Tournament takes places Thursday, August 14th at the Links of GlenEagles in Cochrane!  All proceeds from this event support the Cochrane & Area Humane Society’s Internal Animal Hospital. This fun golf tournament will feature 18 holes of golf on the beautiful Links of GlenEagles Golf Course, refreshments, prizes and a power cart for your team.  The event includes our annual dinner and live and silent auctions at the Terrace of GlenEagles. Click to download a registration form or call 403-932-2072 for more information. Sponsorship opportunities available - please e-mail

Thank you to our Golf Tournament sponsors:
ATB Financial, Alberta Private Client
Fleming Insurance
Glenmore Park Dental
Gryzko Harper Bouw Chartered Accountants
Savanna Energy
Spartan Controls

Amperage Energy
Bow Valley Credit Union
Guarantee RV
Lawson Projects
McDonald Luxurious Homes
Original Joe's
Save On Foods
Southfork Enterprises Ltd.


Mutt Strut - September 6th (9:00am – 1:00pm)Mutt Strut 2014
Pledge to walk for the animals!  New route for 2014!

Join us for Mutt Strut 2014, brought to you by Cochrane Veterinary Care Clinic, at Mitford Park in Cochrane on September 6th!  Our new route is a beautiful 5km walk along the north ridge overlooking the Bow River.  Along the walk you will find refreshments and prizes!  Smaller dogs or little ones joining you?  No problem!  We have a shorter 1km route this year too.  There are prizes for top pledge earners and activities for the entire family after the walk.  Register early and start collecting pledges for the Cochrane & Area Humane Society.  REGISTER NOW!

Top Fundraiser wins a year of dog food from Royal Canin!!

Limited Edition Prizes:
Raise $50-99 - Receive a CAHS Poop Bag Dispenser
Raise $100- 499 - Receive a T-Shirt
Raise $500+ - Receive a CAHS Anniversary Hoodie

Thank you to our Mutt Strut Sponsors:
Cochrane Veterinary Care Clinic

Global Pet Foods Cochrane

The Place 4 Paws Ltd.
Pisces Pet Emporium
Treetops Pet Resort
Mountain View Optometry

Big Hill Electrical
Pet Planet Cochrane


Fall Book Sale - October 17th and 18th Noon - 5:00pm
Get some good books to curl up with this winter!

Check out our used book sale!  A wide selection of new releases, true crime, romance, children's books, cook books, biographies, books about pets, travel books, DVDs, VHS, and CDs will be available.  We are located at 62 Griffin Industrial Point.  Thanks to our sponsor, Big Hill Veterinary Services, all proceeds benefit the shelter. We will be accepting Book Sale donations at the beginning of October. (62 Griffin Industrial Point, Cochrane)


Pet-i-Cure - November 22nd (1:00p, - 4:00pm)
Just $5 (minimum) gets your pet a professional nail trim!

Join us for our quarterly Pet-i-Cure Fundraiser on Saturday, November 22nd from 1:00 - 4:00pm. For a minimum of $5 donation per pet, you can get your pet feeling and looking great!  All funds raised go back to the shelter. Thank you to the animal health technicians and professional groomers who are donating their time and expertise for this event. Dogs must be on a leash.  Cats are welcome too, as long as they are in a kennel. See you there!  (62 Griffin Industrial Point, Cochrane) A big thank you to our sponsor, Global Pet Foods Cochrane.


Christmas Party Open House - December 13th (12:00pm- 5:00pm)
Help our adoptable animals have a happy holiday season!

Find out why the holiday season can be a great time to adopt a new companion from an animal shelter or donate to help the animals in our care this Christmas!  Our annual Home for the Holidays Christmas Party Open House is Saturday, December 13th.  Take a stroll through the shelter and visit our residents, purchase a gift for the animals at Norm's Nook and place it under the Shelter Wish Tree for the homeless pets in our care. Make sure to pick up some delicious Christmas baking at the Bake Sale, and get your pet’s portrait with Santa! There are also raffles, refreshments and prizes!  (62 Griffin Industrial Point, Cochrane)

Other Events You Can Find Us at in 2014:

Pet Expo at Spruce Meadows, April 26th-27th, 2014
Cochrane and District Trade Show, May 3rd – 4th, 2014
Bunanza, July 26th, 2014