Category Archives: Northern projects

Watch the Provincial Animal Transfer Program at work

On Friday, October 7th, a plane carrying 58 community dogs in search of new homes arrived at the Peterborough Airport from Big Trout Lake First Nation. This is a community about 500 kilometres north of Thunder Bay. Learn more about our work in northern communities – visit http://yearofthenortherndog.com/ and get involved! Year of the Northern Dog … Continue reading Watch the Provincial Animal Transfer Program at work

Jul 05, 2018
by Emily Cook
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Ontario SPCA visits Alberta to participate in the Maskwacis First Nations Clinic run by the Alberta Spay and Neuter Task Force

In early May, 2018, a group of animal welfare professionals from Ontario were invited to participate in the Maskwacis First Nations Clinic run by the Alberta Spay and Neuter Task Force (ASNTF). An Ontario SPCA Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), Ontario SPCA Inspector, Welland & District SPCA Mobile Coordinator and an RVT student from Collège Boréal … Continue reading Ontario SPCA visits Alberta to participate in the Maskwacis First Nations Clinic run by the Alberta Spay and Neuter Task Force

Jun 22, 2018
by Emily Cook
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Planes, trains and automobiles bring pet food to the North

When you run low on food for your pets, where do you go to get more? For many people in Ontario, they have several different options nearby that sell pet food. In remote communities in Northern Ontario, it’s not always that simple. Many barriers exist in the North that do not exist in the South. … Continue reading Planes, trains and automobiles bring pet food to the North

May 24, 2018
by Emily Cook
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