July 14, 2020

COVID-19 and separation anxiety in pets

Since the beginning of March, we have seen many changes to our daily routines as a result of COVID-19. Whether we realize it or not,…
July 13, 2020

Giant Kidney Worms: What you need to know

Giant kidney worms? Yes, that’s right. In today’s video we talk to Dr. Magdalena Smrdelj, Chief Veterinary Officer at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society,…
July 10, 2020

What happens to “unadoptable” kitties?

Scott learned about our working cat program when one of his two barn cats passed away. He knew he’d have to find a new…
July 9, 2020

Introducing Limited Contact Adoptions: FAQs

After careful consideration and research to determine the safest way to resume adoptions during COVID-19, the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is introducing limited contact…
July 8, 2020

Ontario SPCA and Humane Society rolls out new limited contact adoptions

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ontario SPCA and Humane Society rolls out new limited contact adoptions New process allows adoptions to safely resume at Ontario…
July 8, 2020

Keeping your dog cool in summer

Sponsored As the weather heats up and more people are outside enjoying the sunshine while maintaining necessary physical distancing, it’s important to remember that…
July 7, 2020

DIY cat food puzzles

While we’re all spending more time with our pets, why not create some DIY enrichment toys for you pets? (especially with extra TP around!). There…
July 3, 2020

Hot weather pet safety

Extra precautions need to be taken during hot weather to keep your animals safe. Even a short time in a hot environment can be life-threatening…
July 2, 2020

Homeless dog gets a second chance to help others

From being rescued from a Quebec shelter on the verge of capacity, to being adopted into a loving home and becoming a certified therapy…
July 1, 2020

The bond between Nakita and Dan is a very special one

At the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, we know how an animal’s life improves when they find their fur-ever family. And just like animals need…
June 30, 2020

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 their normal routine, you can have a…
June 29, 2020

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society partners with Smart.Vet to bring virtual veterinary care to shelter pets and foster families

IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society partners with Smart.Vet to bring virtual veterinary care to Ontario SPCA shelter pets and foster families…