auctionforanimalslogo_copy.jpgVancouver 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 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 Europcar
Salmon Arm Golf Course Shaw Festival
Zero Gravity The Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre Centre
Tall Ship Silva Ebel Watches
Wittnauer & Bulova Watches Croton Watches
Regis Philbin Avril Lavigne
Dave Matthews Band Sir Elton John

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

[For more than 17 years, Al Hickey was the Chief Executive of the BC SPCA and before that headed up the Alberta and BC Chambers of Commerce, and was the Executive Director of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Vancouver. He has been The HSC Western Regional Director for over 12 years. He has 4 children and 6 grandchildren. For his lifetime of achievement dedicated to helping people, animals and the environment, we have bestowed upon him our prestigious Heroes for Animals Award, shared by only a handful of people and organizations.

A father with two children, and a houseful of dogs and cats, Michael O'Sullivan has worked across Canada and in over 110 countries during the last 40 years helping people, animals and nature.]

The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) works to protect dogs, cats, horses, birds, rabbits and small animals, livestock, lab animals, wildlife and the environment. We 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, use a multidisciplinary approach, support animal shelters and wildlife rehabilitation centres, and spread the word about how to help animals and nature through humane education.

The only organization of its kind, seven days a week, The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) works across the street, across Canada and around the world helping people, animals and the environment.

The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) 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 educational campaigns that protect animals and the environment please make a donation here. Because when it comes to fighting cruelty and violence, we don’t give up. Ever.