November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month

The famous saying goes… ‘If you love something, set it free’. Nothing rings more true here at the Ontario SPCA.  November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month, and although we love our old guys and gals, we need to send them off to loving homes. Senior pets can be the most rewarding pets to have. more »

Nov 08, 2012
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Update on Lily

We love hearing stories about our adopted pets.  Here is an update on Lily, adopted from PEAC. “In June 2006 I adopted the most amazing dog from your shelter. Attached are two recent pictures of Lily (original name at the shelter was “Dejavu”…i quickly changed that name). She is the most amazing dog. She is more »

Nov 08, 2012
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National Shelter Appreciation Week

Animal shelters throughout Ontario play an important role in the communities they serve. During National Shelter Appreciation Week from November 4 – 10, 2012, we would like to acknowledge our hard working staff, and encourage the public to show their support for their local shelter. The Ontario SPCA’s branches and affiliates provide a variety of more »

Nov 07, 2012
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Update on Sushi

We are happy to hear that Sushi is doing well.  Below is a letter we received on her update.  Thank you to the Bennett family for giving Sushi a loving home! “Touching base to let you know that Sushi is doing great. She is on her weight management food and past her vet visit with flying colors. more »

Nov 06, 2012
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Meet Theo – Adopt Me!

Like all sidekicks, I’m just plain good company. I like attention, and I also like my solitude. I don’t go looking for trouble, but I’m no scaredy-cat, either. If you are looking for a steady companion to travel with you on the road of life, look no further. I am very cuddly and lazy but more »

Nov 06, 2012
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Have fun and lose weight with your dog!

Spending time running, walking and playing with your dog is a great way to enjoy the outdoors together. A fitness group in the U.S. has recently taken things a step further, and created a class that caters to owners who want to lose weight and enjoy time with their furry friends. Thank dog! Bootcamp incorporates more »

Nov 05, 2012
by Aubrie
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Fix Your Pet – Spay/Neuter Stats

Thousands of healthy cats and dogs are euthanized annually due to the number of stray, abandoned, and unwanted companion animals.   Spaying and neutering can reduce pet overpopulation to a level that can cease the euthanasia of healthy, adoptable animals. The Ontario SPCA’s high volume spay/neuter clinics were created as a means to address the crisis levels more »

Nov 02, 2012
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Jiggie’s Story

Jiggie, a gentle and affectionate walker mix, came into the care of the Ontario SPCA – Renfrew County Branch in April 2012.    She didn’t come from the best of circumstances.  Having been part of a large rescue operation with a number of other hound mix dogs, the Investigators found her to be very shy and more »

Nov 01, 2012
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Happy Halloween!

Our little furry office buddies at the Ontario SPCA wish everyone a happy and safe Halloween! (Missed our tips on Halloween pet safety? Click here!)                

Oct 31, 2012
by Aubrie
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