November 16, 2020

Adopting senior animal companions

Young puppies and kittens are adorable and playful – they also require a lot of time, need to be trained and…
November 13, 2020

Do skunks hibernate?

As the cold weather settles in, you may think you’re in the clear for seeing skunks. But do skunks hibernate? Truth is, skunks don’t hibernate…
November 12, 2020

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society kicks off iAdopt for the Holidays adoption campaign

IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society kicks off iAdopt for the Holidays adoption campaign Stouffville, ON (November 12, 2020) – Give an animal…
November 10, 2020

How to teach your dog to sit

Today, we want to give you helpful tips for teaching your dog to sit! Watch our video for step by step instructions, to make…
November 3, 2020

Stories of Animals in War

As we approach Remembrance Day, we’re honouring and remembering all animals who served in wartime. During the World Wars, mules carried artillery, horses transported troops…
November 2, 2020

Meet Hercules, our November Happy Tails star!

Steve and Tam from Petawawa are loyal supporters of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society and help us whenever they can; from dropping off blankets…
October 30, 2020

How to create a fear free, happy Halloween for your pets

Halloween night is filled with many unfamiliar sights and sounds which can be quite scary for your pet! Luckily, some small changes can make it…
October 29, 2020

Hiking with Fido

Many people have been enjoying the benefits of the great outdoors this fall, many with their animals too. Here are some tips for hiking with…
October 28, 2020

SPCAs and Humane Societies unite to bring over 50 Northern puppies and dogs south to find homes

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Midland, ON (Oct. 28, 2020) – It was a long journey, but over 50 dogs and puppies from Northern Ontario and Manitoba have…
October 27, 2020

Meet the Staff: Tracy

Meet Tracy! We’re highlighting a few of the amazing people who work for the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society. Tracy McElman is the Provincial Manager…
October 26, 2020

Socializing Small Animals

Small animals such as rabbits, hamsters, gerbils, and mice make wonderful furry friends. Since they are so small you might assume that it is okay…
October 20, 2020

Pumpkin spice: Fall diet tips for pets

Pumpkin, sweet potato and squash – Oh my! Tis the season for Pumpkin-flavoured drinks, scones, muffins, and much more! Here are some tips to…


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!