January 19, 2021

Tips to prevent your cat from scratching furniture 

That sweet, cuddly little fur ball that has stolen your heart has suddenly decided to channel her inner tiger and is sh…
January 18, 2021

Sweet news from the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society: National Cupcake Day™ goes virtual

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sweet news from the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society: National Cupcake Day™ goes virtual The annua…
January 18, 2021

How pets benefit the mental health of our aging human population

Winter can be a long season for many people, and especially for seniors. It can be especially challenging with most of …
January 15, 2021

How do I stop my dogs from marking territory indoors?

One of the questions we receive at our animal centres is how to stop dogs from marking territory indoors. We have some …
January 14, 2021

How to introduce a new cat to your children

There are many benefits to children being around animals, including developing compassion, reducing risk of allergies a…
January 13, 2021

Letter to the editor – Correction to article requested

January 13, 2021 Letter to the editor – Correction to article requested The article by Virginia Clinton titled…
January 12, 2021

Preventing your pet from gaining weight this winter

If your companion animal tends to gain a little extra weight during the winter season – this blog is for you! The bes…
January 11, 2021

Ontario SPCA Renfrew County Animal Centre will go to the dogs after renovations

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ontario SPCA Renfrew County Animal Centre will go to the dogs after renovations Pembroke, ON (Janua…
January 11, 2021

Urgent Animal Care Fund gives Lily a new smile

When Jaclyn reached out to the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society last November, she needed help with her dog, Lily, who h…
January 8, 2021

Cupcakes & COVID

Mark your calendars! National Cupcake Day™ takes place on February 22! We’ve made some new and exciting changes to …
January 7, 2021

Puppy and Kitten Fragility

Puppies and kittens receive immune protection (maternally derived antibodies – MDAs) by drinking their mom’s first …
January 5, 2021

How to teach your dog “stay”

Teaching your dog to "stay" can be very useful. It can help keep your dog from begging at the table, greeting guests at…