March 19, 2020

Pet safety tips for increased walks and time at home

While we all do our best to practice social distancing, we may be spending more time at home, going for walks, and looking for activities… Read more »
March 18, 2020

Animal enrichment: How to make snuffle mats

With a few extra weeks of time home on your hands – we wanted to offer you and your family a way to support your… Read more »
March 17, 2020

How dogs really see the world

Can dogs see only in black and white? Or do they see colours too? In this video, Jennifer Toof, Manager, Programs and Community Outreach at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, breaks down for us, how dogs see the world. Want more content like this? Hit that Subscribe button on YouTube to show your support! Also, make sure to visit http://shelterhealthpro.com/ for more training and enrichment resources for your pet. https://youtu.be/-HjF1jVfdvI Read more »
March 16, 2020

UPDATE: A message from the Ontario SPCA regarding COVID-19

March 16, 2020 Dear supporters and members of Ontario SPCA communities: As a result of today’s announcement from the Government of Canada, Ontario SPCA Animal… Read more »
March 16, 2020

Family Fun with Fur Babies

This year’s March Break is looking very different that expected for most Canadians. Over the next few weeks, keeping kids entertained may seem challenging,… Read more »
March 13, 2020

Organizations unite for animal well-being and the prevention of cruelty to animals

MEDIA RELEASE   Organizations unite for animal well-being and the prevention of cruelty to animals  Newmarket, ON (March 13, 2020) –… Read more »
March 13, 2020

March Break Pet Travel Safety Tips

Planning a trip over March Break? If your pets are embarking with you on a trip this March Break, we’ve got the top five tips… Read more »
March 12, 2020

Training tips for your pet: Tools to get you started

March Break is coming up fast. Now is a great time to plan some activities with your pet – including training! To help get you… Read more »
March 10, 2020

25 Northern dogs and puppies arrive in Midland after a long journey to find homes

IMMEDIATE RELEASE 25 Northern dogs and puppies arrive in Midland after a long journey to find homes The Ontario SPCA and its… Read more »
March 10, 2020

Key tips to stop dogs from destructive chewing

Does your dog chew on things they shouldn’t? Dogs chewing on inappropriate objects, such as furniture, is a very common issue for pet owners. Read more »
March 9, 2020

Coronavirus and your pets

As with all zoonotic illnesses, we are wise to employ certain strategies in the case of COVID-19 caused by SARS-CoV-2. At this time the risk… Read more »
March 9, 2020

Marijuana and pets: Keeping pets safe

The legalization of marijuana in Canada has impacted many aspects of society, but what effect has it had on our pets? We… Read more »