Tag Archives: Ontario SPCA

Trouble sleeping? Tips to help your pet rest deeply

Having trouble with your pet’s sleeping habits? All of us are at our healthiest when we’ve had enough sleep.  If your pet is healthy but keeping you up at night, here are some tips from our blog, A Good Night’s Sleep for your Pet, to help them sleep soundly. Designate a sleeping space Make sure more »

Jun 28, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Hamilton program brings companion animals to hospital bedsides

Being in an unfamiliar environment and struggling with your health, a hospital is the place where we may need our pets the most. Unfortunately, due to health regulations, many hospitals don’t allow this. That’s where Zachary’s Paws for Healing comes in. This Hamilton program has started bringing companion animals to the bedsides of hospital patients. more »

Jun 27, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Happy Take Your Dog To Work Day!

It’s Take Your Dog To Work Day! To help celebrate, we’re sharing our podcast with Mars® Canada President Chris Hamilton on the benefits of pets at work. At the Mars Canada office, having pets come to work is seen as a benefit for both the pets, and employees. In this podcast, Chris joins us via more »

Jun 23, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Tips to keep your pets safe in the summer – Video

Summer is lots of fun, but can also carry a lot of dangers for our pets! Watch this video for tips to keep in mind for your pet’s safety. Make sure to SUBSCRIBE to our channel to see great new content, every other Tuesday! Like, comment and share! We’d love to hear from you. Summer more »

Jun 20, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Ontario SPCA performs 100,000th spay/neuter procedure

The Ontario SPCA reached a major milestone, performing its 100,000th spay/neuter procedure since it began offering high volume spay/neuter services to the public in 2009. Based on the number of animals that we see come into our animal centres every year and in an effort to help reduce pet overpopulation, the Ontario SPCA operates two more »

Jun 14, 2017
by Emily Cook
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What to do when you see injured wildlife on a road

The weather is warming up, and wildlife is becoming more active. As this new season sets in, this means more and more wildlife are being found injured or killed on streets and highways. Here are some tips from our factsheet Wildlife Friendly Driving. Injured wildlife on the roadside Often, concerned motorists don’t know what to do when more »

Jun 12, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Pet-friendly businesses support No Hot Pets campaign

To help spread awareness about the dangers of leaving pets unattended in vehicles, and to assist pet owners, the Ontario SPCA is encouraging businesses across the province to take part in its annual No Hot Pets campaign. Businesses that pledge their support for the No Hot Pets campaign will receive a digital sign that they more »

May 31, 2017
by Emily Cook
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