Giving Tuesday is Coming to Canada on December 3, 2013!

You’ve probably heard about Black Friday and Cyber Monday… now Giving Tuesday is coming to Canada on December 3, 2013. What is Giving Tuesday? According to www.givingtuesday.ca, Giving Tuesday is “a new Canadian movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Cyber Monday.” We’re excited to annouce we’re taking part in this great new more »

Stories From the Frontline Staff — Megan

Who doesn’t love hearing about a touching animal story? In this week’s segment of “Stories From the Frontline Staff,”  Arrivals Counsellor Megan discusses an animal story that has touched her heart the most. To watch other segments of “Stories From the Frontline Staff,” visit our YouTube channel.  

Nov 28, 2013
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Happy Chanukah!

Happy Chanukah. May love and light fill your home and heart during the festival of lights.

Nov 27, 2013
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iAdopt for the Holidays Facebook App

We are currently running our largest adoption campaign of the year – iAdopt for the Holidays. Our goal is to get as many pets placed into their forever homes as possible this holiday season. In an effort to support this goal, we have created a Facebook app on the campaign. The iAdopt for the Holidays more »

Nov 26, 2013
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Adoption Update – Shemaya

Cute little Shemaya was recently adopted from the Ontario SPCA Provincial Education & Animal Centre. Her happy new owners had this to say about her: “Shemaya is doing great and really growing into the place quite nicely. She’s a happy girl who purrs a lot. I’m very glad to have adopted her. She’s a perfect more »

Nov 25, 2013
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Group of Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) Students Tour Ontario SPCA Provincial Education & Animal Centre (PEAC)

A group of students from the Ontario Veterinary College  (OVC) came for a tour and seminar last week at the Ontario SPCA Provincial Education & Animal Centre. The group spent the afternoon learning about animal shelter operations, preventive medicine and infectious disease control and Animal Welfare issues with Jennifer Toof, Branch Manager of PEAC, Dave Wilson, more »

Nov 22, 2013
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Top 5 Questions With an Ontario SPCA Arrivals Counsellor

In the newest segment of our “Top 5 Questions” YouTube series, we interview Arrivals Counsellor, Megan, about her job at the Ontario SPCA. To keep up-to-date on all of our YouTube videos, don’t forget to subscribe to our channel.  

Nov 21, 2013
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Louie the American Alligator Needs Your Help!

This may surprise you, but the Ontario SPCA doesn’t just care for dogs and cats. We also care for exotic pets, like Louie, the American Alligator!   Louie came to us through an investigation from someone who, unfortunately, wasn’t caring for him properly. Caring for Louie has been very expensive for the Society. Now Louie more »

Nov 20, 2013
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iAdopt for the Holidays Facebook Contest!

We’re excited to announce the launch of our iAdopt for the Holidays Facebook contest! The contest is on the iAdopt Facebook page under “Adoption Stories.” iAdopt aims to educate the public about the importance of choosing pet adoption as their first option when bringing home a new family member. In helping us reach this goal, more »

Nov 19, 2013
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New Ontario SPCA Pawdcast – iAdopt for the Holidays

In this episode of the Animals’ Voice Pawdcast, host, Kevin MacKenzie speaks with Tonya Martin, Senior Manager, Animal Welfare and Operations at the Ontario SPCA. Tonya introduces the new “iAdopt for the Holidays” adoption campaign launching for the first time November 1st, 2013. What better way to celebrate the holidays than to welcome a new more »

Nov 18, 2013
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