April 19, 2024

How to handle jumping

Jumping is a common training challenge and is usually attention-seeking behaviour. Unknowingly we might "teach" our dogs to jump up on us by rewarding them each time they do so.
April 18, 2024

Become a hero for animals in need with Humane Hero

Animals across Ontario need a hero, and with the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society’s new DIY fundraising platform Human…
April 16, 2024

Breaking meows: you could win over $85,000 in the Ontario SPCA’s 50/50 Lottery

Stouffville, ON (April 16, 2024) – Imagine what you could do with more than $85,000 if you’re the lucky winner of t…
April 16, 2024

Key tips to stop dogs from destructive chewing

Does your dog chew on things they shouldn’t? You’re not alone. This is a very common issue for pet parents.    …
April 15, 2024

Celebrating National Volunteer Week: Long-time volunteers reflect on 25 years of helping animals

Volunteers are at the heart of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, and this Volunteer Week, we want to recognize and c…
April 12, 2024

Designing a Pet-Friendly Yard: A haven for furry friends

Creating a pet-friendly yard isn't just about designing a space; it's about crafting a haven where our beloved companio…
April 9, 2024

Litter box best practices – Arm & Hammer™

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has partnered with Arm & Hammer™ Cat Litter to help pet parents and adopters …
April 8, 2024

Leaving a legacy for animals: the inspirational journey of Pansy Estrellita Vishnu

Animals have always held a special place in Pansy Estrellita Vishnu's heart. Born in July 1934, Pansy's profound love f…
April 5, 2024

How to keep your small animals mentally stimulated

Mental stimulation is important for the behavioural enrichment of small animals. With some small positive changes to th…
April 4, 2024

Using Growth Charts: Atomic Habits for Our Furry Friends

Guest blog by Dr Emmanuel Fontaine, Scientific Communications Veterinarian at Royal Canin North America  March 1st,…
April 2, 2024

It’s that time of year! What to do if you find a baby animal

The leaves are unfurling on the trees, flowers are blooming and many woodland critters are having their young. Spring h…
April 1, 2024

Ontario SPCA Animal centre key enrichment features

At the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, we are committed to ensuring the well-being of every animal in our care. This d…


Thank you for your dedication

Thank you for your dedication to helping the animals.  Every animal deserves a loving home and to be treated royally.  Just imagine a day without animal cruelty.  What a wonderful day that would be!