September 20, 2021

Looking for some bunny to love? The Ontario SPCA seeks homes for 50 rabbits

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Stouffville, ON (Sept. 20, 2021) – The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is hosting a Rabbit Adoption Week to celebrate these hoppy little…
September 20, 2021

Meet the CEO: Doug Brooks

This week, Doug Brooks started his role as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society. Today, we’re sharing a video…
September 17, 2021

Shy kitten? Tips from a foster volunteer to help build trust

There is nothing so rewarding as watching a timid, shy cat flourish into an affectionate, loving companion animal. This journey takes time, patience…
September 16, 2021

Texas cats make 2,500-km journey to find forever homes

We’ve been sharing updates about dog re-homing initiatives that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has been organizing with our partners in the United…
September 14, 2021

Life-changing impact: Provincial Dog Rehabilitation Centre

Bandit’s spirit was broken when he arrived at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society. He hid under his bed, shaking with fear when anyone approached. Dogs like …
September 13, 2021

Keeping veterinary visits Fear Free®!  

Many people report their animals appearing distressed or uncomfortable during visits to the veterinarian. The sights, smells, and sounds of a veterinary office can be unsettling to some animals. Being handled by…
September 10, 2021

AnimalSmart™ Day and Humane Education resources

Return to School: AnimalSmart™ Day and Humane Education resources for educators A new school year has begun! And with it, new opportunities for learning…
September 9, 2021

How to reduce the risk of feline urinary tract disease (FLUTD)

Sponsored by Royal Canin Did you know that there are multiple causes of urinary tract disease? Stones and crystals can form when minerals in…
September 7, 2021

Back to school enrichment for animals

It’s  time to head back to school, which means fewer people at home with your animals during the day. This is a great opportunity for…
September 6, 2021

Tips for a safe Labour Day with pets

Whether you’ve been waiting for this weekend, or it snuck up on you, we’d like to give you tips to have a safe Labour Day…
September 3, 2021

28 Northern cats and kittens arrive in Toronto in search of the purr-fect home

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, ON (Sept. 3, 2021) – After travelling close to 1,700 kilometres, a group of 28 cats and kittens from Northern Ontario…
September 3, 2021

Introducing your puppy to an older dog

Having an older dog as a companion is a wonderful thing. Not only are they more likely to be housetrained and have good doggie manners,…