Off-Leash Camp  

Go “Off-Leash” with the OHS!

24271436784_8d67c55593_zIs your child crazy about cats? Delighted by dogs? Or interested in all sorts of small animals? Then day camps at the Ottawa Humane Society are the purr-fect place to be!

Our unique camp programming is designed for children between the ages of six through 10. Day camp at the OHS is animal-themed and packed full of interactive and educational four-legged fun! During a typical OHS camp program, children may participate in the following activities (these vary by season and date):

• Behind-the-scenes tours
• Cat gallery visits
• Small animal handling
• Dog walking
• Volunteer dog visits
• Dog treat baking
• Reptiles’ Rock! presentation
• Wild bird Care Centre presentation
• Rescue and Investigation visit
• Veterinarian visit
• Mud Oven ceramic panting
• Dog behaviour assessment viewing
• Plushy toy surgery
• OHS Animal Olympics
• Animal-themed crafts
• Animal-themed games
• Scavenger Hunts
• And so much more!

Minimum Age Restriction: six years old.

Maximum Age Restriction: 12 years old (although programming is designed primarily for children between the ages of six through 10).

Register online today! Online registration will immediately guarantee your child a space at camp. Payment is required upon registration.



PD Day Camps this Spring

  • Apr. 15, 2016
  • Jun. 6, 2016 – Exclusive French Programming
  • Jun. 10, 2016

PD Day Camps (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.): $60/day

*Optional extended care hours (8 to 5:30 p.m.) are available for a $15 additional fee

Summer Camp

We’re excited to welcome all new and returning campers for another GREAT summer filled with animal-themed fun! Summer camp programming will run this year, on the following weeks:

Jul. 4-8, 2016

Jul. 11-15, 2016

Jul. 18-22, 2016

Jul. 25-29, 2016

Aug. 2-5. 2016*

Aug. 8-12, 2016

Aug. 15-19, 2016

Aug. 22-26, 2016

Aug. 29-Sept. 2, 2016

*Discounted rate applies for four-day week.

Regular Hours (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.): $285/week

Morning Extended Care (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.): $310/week

Evening Extended Care (9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.): $310/week

Full Day Extended Care (8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.): $325/week

All OHS camp programs only have 40 spots available – so don’t miss out! Register online today!

OHS Camp Refund Policy: For registration fees paid, all refunds and transfers are only available two weeks prior to camp commencement (less a $25 administration fee).

For more information, please contact our Supervisor: Programs by phone at (613)725-3166 ext. 298 or by email at

Click here to read FAQs about the Off-Leash experience!