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Adopt Me: Mortimer is a bit of an old soul

Mortimer is the type of pooch who will chill with Netflix and the fam jam any time

TimminsToday, in partnership with the Timmins and District Humane Society and the Northern Ontario Animal Welfare Society, brings you a regular feature highlighting a special pet that is in need of adoption.


(Humane Society)

Pleased to meet you! I’m Mortimer, a Shepherd/Collie medley currently awaiting my forever home at the Timmins & District Humane Society.

I’m a handsome, unique, and loyal boy, and I enjoy getting attention from humans. While I’m only four years old, I’m a bit of an old soul, and would likely do well in a fairly calm home environment with regular walks outside.

I also do well with other canine companions. I’ve never been around children before, but I’d likely do just fine in a home with older kids – let’s schedule a meet and greet soon. I’m the type of pooch who will chill with Netflix and the fam jam any time. Just say the words!

Other current TDHS adoptable dog(s) similar to Mortimer: Millie (Learn more by visiting out website:

All TDHS dog and cat adoptions include the animal’s spay or neuter surgery, vaccines, deworming treatment, a sample bag of Science Diet kibble, coupons, and six pre-paid weeks of pet insurance through Pet Secure.

We also facilitate small animal adoptions (e.g. ferrets, bunnies, guinea pigs, rats, hamsters, etc); please contact us to inquire about the adoption process for those little ones.

Interested in adopting from the Timmins & District Humane Society? Visit us at 620 Mahoney Road in Timmins to meet our animals and to fill out an adoption application. Applications can also be downloaded at and can be faxed in to705-264-3870 or emailed to us at

For questions about adopting, volunteering, or donating, please give us a call at 705-264-1816.

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To see past featured animals who may still need adopting, click here.

The Adopt Me segment in Timmins is proudly sponsored by McDougall Energy, your local Esso branded reseller for heating oil, propane and fuel.

McDougall Energy understands that while they can warm your home, adopting a pet can warm your heart. Visit to learn more about McDougall Energy and their community involvement.