Welcome to the Humane Society Yukon's Website. Feel free to look around. Be sure to check back soon; we update the website daily! We are always in search of volunteers to come and walk the dogs and cuddle the cats and welcome those visits during our open hours. As always, we readily accept donations, so feel free to have a look at our donate page too!

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It’s with heavy hearts that the family and friends of Dr. Brent Slobodin announce his passing on Monday, April 15, 2019.

Brent passed away unexpectedly, surrounded by his loving wife and companion, his wife Megan Slobodin, and his sister and lifelong friend, Debra Wickham. He passed in his home of more than thirty years, Whitehorse, Yukon, where he started his family, built his home, and left a lasting mark on the community. Brent was President of Humane Society Yukon from 2015-2018

Brent is survived by his wife, his two sons and their partners, Conal and Quinn Slobodin, and their newborn daughter, Freya, of Ottawa, Ontario, and Kieran Slobodin and Andrea Davidson, of Toronto, Ontario.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 5 pm, Thursday, April 25th at the High Country Hotel Ballroom on 4051 4th Avenue, Whitehorse, Yukon. Attendees are invited to gather and share their stories of Brent’s life.

Any condolences, inquiries for more information, or well wishes can be sent to Kieran Slobodin at who will pass it along to his family.

As Brent was President of the Board (2015-2018), an animal lover and advocate for the Humane Society.

The family has setup a donation fund in Brent's name to support Humane Society Yukon.

Tune in to CKRW the RUSH for Weekly Pet Reports...Thanks to the CKRW for providing Air time for this weekly segment. 

Pet Report runs weekdays at approx. 9:10am 

Did you know that you can submit your Independent Grocer and Save On Foods receipts to help Mae Bachur Animal Shelter? Drop them off at the Shelter for every $5000 in receipts, Independent Grocers and Save On Foods give the Shelter a donation


Scoochie is looking for a retirement home! She is a older girl who would like to be the only pet. She is a very nervous cat so she would just need someone who will let her be!
Bella is a sweet girl who is looking for her forever home
This handsome fella has experience with other cats and dogs but would prefer a more relaxing and mature home. He can't get enough of catnip, he is a sweet cat. Come meet him in our cat room!
(Still Available) Nisha and her sister Chloe came in together and should stay together as they are quite bonded. They are nervous but getting used to shelter life, they love dinner time!
(Still Available) Chloe and her sister Nisha came in together and should stay together as they are quite bonded. They are nervous but getting used to shelter life, they love dinner time!
He has a vibrant personality and loves attention. However he would do better in a home without other animals. Come by and meet him!
Yukon prefers the quiet life, she loves head pets and the company of people! Newest addition to our cat room residence! Come and meet her, available for adoption!
Trinket and Scoochie are both looking for a foster of forever home! Trinket is more outgoing cuddly and loves catnip! Schoochie is very nervous and will need a home to be very patient with her! They a
Currently in a trial adoption.
Nanu is a very happy girl who loves to play and go on walks! She is a very sweet dog but does resource guard some items so she will need some training with that.
Currently in a trial adoption!
The Rock! He is a happy guy who loves people! Come take him for a walk today! :)
Iris is a active girl who is looking for a home willing to do training with her! She loves people! Come visit iris today!
Currently in a trial adoption!
Kinley loves to be outdoors. He is looking for a home without other animals and a home where someone will do training with him! Available for adoption!
Currently in a trial adoption!
Currently in a trial adoption!
Kip is amazing dog looking for his forever home! Kip loves other dogs and takes some time to warm up to knew people but once he does he is a sweetheart! Looking for a home without small children!
Apply to meet him in person! Only serious inquires can do introductions with our staff, needs continued training

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Humane Society Yukon-Mae Bachur Animal Shelter  

Shelter Hours

Sunday - Monday: CLOSED | Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm

Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm | Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm

Friday: 12 pm - 6 pm | Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm

126 Tlingit Street Whitehorse, Y Y1A 6J2

Phone: (867) 633-6019 


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