Tag Archives: Animals Voice Pawdcast

Do you have what it takes to adopt a horse?

Horse adoption is an incredibly rewarding experience, but it also comes with challenges. In this podcast, Inspector Tracy Lapping talks about the costs associated with owning a horse, the challenges of adopting a horse, and the joys of seeing a life changed for the better. Lapping also shares about our foster farm program that helps our more »

Jul 11, 2017
by Emily Cook
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For the love of volunteering: Spotlight on Margaret Power

Volunteers make the Ontario SPCA what it is today. Our volunteers care for animals in incredible ways and do lifesaving work every day. Margaret Power is one of those volunteers! Power volunteers for the Ontario SPCA Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Animal Centre. She does everything from caring for animals, to volunteering at clinics in her more »

May 30, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Creating viral conversation for non-profits: Jon Duschinsky

Jon Duschinsky is changing the way non-profits think about fundraising and changing the world. Duschinsky is the CEO of The Conversation Farm and Agriprotein North America. Duschinsky and his team have changed the global conversation around Alzheimer’s disease, and ALS including the ALS ice bucket challenge that raised over 30 million USD for ALS research. “The more »

Apr 04, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Paul Terry: Stepping it up – What makes a successful organization

In every organization, it’s important to work together to accomplish goals. This is one of the things Paul Terry, from Paul Terry Consulting Group, specializes in training organizations. If you have a passion for animals, but are unsure if you should make Animal Welfare your profession – you’ll find this podcast interesting! Terry joined us at more »

Feb 21, 2017
by Emily Cook
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When can the Ontario SPCA remove an animal?

Every day, Ontario SPCA agents and inspectors encounter situations  where animals are in distress or immediate distress. But when can the Ontario SPCA remove an animal? In today’s podcast, Inspector Scott Sylvia talks to us about the Ontario SPCA’s authority to remove animals. He discusses when a warrant is needed, in what situations an animal more »

Jan 24, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Outstanding volunteer marks 15 years with Orillia Animal Centre

This year, Erin Price won one of two Ontario SPCA’s Outstanding Volunteer awards. She’s been volunteering at the Ontario SPCA Orillia Animal Centre for over 15 years. Every year at the Ontario SPCA’s Educational Conference, we honour two volunteers nominated by their centres for outstanding work. This year, Erin Price was one of the winners! more »

Jan 10, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Grieving the loss of a pet during the holidays

For many people, the holiday season is a time filled with family, friends, and good memories. For others, this time of year is difficult because they’re grieving the loss of a pet they loved. In this Animals’ Voice Pawdcast, we speak with Russell Friedman, executive director of the Grief Recovery Institute and co-author of the Grief Recovery more »

Dec 27, 2016
by Emily Cook
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Inside look: Dog Rehabilitation Campaign – Podcast

The Ontario SPCA has launched a campaign to build a Provincial Dog Rehabilitation Centre and we want you to learn all about it! This one-of-a-kind facility will fill a critical gap in current services. It will consequently address special needs of dogs most difficult to adopt. In this week’s podcast, we speak to Kevin MacKenzie, manager of Leadership Giving at more »

Nov 01, 2016
by Emily Cook
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