Ways to Give

Ways to Give to OVC Pet Trust

OVC Pet Trust is committed to raise money to benefit the health and well being of all our companion animals. Working closely with the Ontario Veterinary College and generous people like you, we ensure that all our pets get the very best healthcare there is. Together we can make a difference and become the voice of pets everywhere that need our help. Please give generously. On behalf of all our pets...THANK YOU!

Memorial Gifts or Tribute GiftsMake your donation online or call 519-824-4120 x 54695.

Planned Giving: Find out more about a planned gift or an estate gift to OVC Pet Trust.

For more information on other ways to give, including Gifts of Securities, Gifts in Kind and Major Gifts, please contact our office at ovcpet@uoguelph.ca or 519-824-4120 x 56495.


2019 Year-End Notice

Donations made to OVC Pet Trust by December 31, 2019 can be claimed against your income for the current year.  2019 charitable tax receipts will be issued for gifts that are:

  • Donated online at  www.pettrust.ca/donate on or before midnight December 31, 2019.

  • Mailed and postmarked on or prior to December 31, 2019. Donations can be mailed to :

Alumni House
University of Guelph
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1

  • Hand delivered to the mail slot at Alumni House or directly to Security Services on Trent Lane by December 31, 2019.


Surgery and Anesthesia Facilities at Ontario Veterinary College  

The development of new world-class facilities will keep OVC at the forefront of veterinary medicine, raise the standard of care and increase our ability to provide the most advanced surgical and anesthesia techniques, diagnoses and treatment in Canada.

The facilities will include:

  • Specialized areas equipped with leading-edge technology for surgery, anesthesia and recovery

  • First dedicated suite for minimally invasive procedures at a veterinary teaching hospital in Canada

To learn more about our $9-million fundraising campaign launched in Fall 2015, read our blog post.

Greatest Need

A gift to the Greatest Need fund will help advance the health and well being of companion animals.

Animal Cancer

We have raised almost $15 million to help fight cancer in pets and create the Mona Campbell Centre for Animal Cancer.

Canine Health

Pet Trust is committed to support clinicians, veterinarians and dog owners to advance the health and well being of our beloved canine companions.

Feline Health

Pet Trust can help support our clinicians, veterinarians and cat owners to advance the health and well being of our feline friends.

Smiling Blue Skies Cancer Fund 

Pet Trust is dedicated to researching and finding more and better ways to deal with and understand the complexities of cancer.