TORONTO, November 13, 2001 - If you have put off buying tickets for the Humane Society of Canada’s (HSC) first annual raffle you had better hurry! Tickets for this important raffle must be purchased by November 26.

Everyone is a Winner
Everyone who enters the Friends of the Animals Raffle is a winner. More than 100 prizes will be drawn on November 30 – everything from cash prizes, books, CDs, memorabilia autographed by Don Cherry to autographed ballerina slippers belonging to Greta Hodgkinson of the National Ballet of Canada – and much more!
For a full list of prizes go to the Humane Society of Canada’s web site at

While many companies and individuals have generously donated numerous great items to be won, the real winners of this raffle are the animals, the environment and, subsequently, ourselves. All of the money raised from this raffle will be used for the numerous HSC programs that help to protect animals and the natural world. So whether or not someone wins a prize, all participants in this raffle win!

Ticket Information
Tickets cost $2 each (3 for $5) and can be obtained by contacting the Humane Society of Canada at:

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telephone: 1-800-641-KIND(5463)
Fax: 416-368-1948

Remember, tickets must be purchased by November 26, 2001.

The draw for the Friends of the Animals Raffle will occur on November 30, 2001 at 1PM.