March 9, 2022

How to help the animals in Ukraine

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society offers its heart-felt condolences to the people of Ukraine. We know there are many animal advocates who feel helpless…
March 8, 2022

Help your pet adjust to Daylight Savings feeding schedule

Daylight savings can be difficult to adjust to, particularly when it comes to getting up in the morning, but did you know it can…
March 7, 2022

Abandoned puppies get their second chance

Perhaps it was fate that called Shawna back to the Ontario SPCA Marion Vernon Memorial Animal Clinic in Barrie when the spay/neuter services were closed…
March 4, 2022

Tips to deter your dog from scavenging during walks

Do you find your dog scavenges for items to eat on your walks? If daily walks are interrupted by your dog picking up sticks,…
March 1, 2022

26 U.S. dogs arrive at Ontario SPCA animal centres in the first re-homing mission of 2022

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Stouffville, ON (March 1, 2022) – The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is giving 26 dogs from the United States a new lease…
March 1, 2022

Litterbox breakdown: troubleshooting litterbox issues

Guest blog by Dr. Juanita, Scientific Communications Veterinarian with Royal Canin Canada When I think about cat health, I often think…
February 28, 2022

Eat a cupcake, donate and change the lives of animals in need on National Cupcake Day™

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Stouffville, ON (Feb. 28, 2022) – Today is National Cupcake Day™ and the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is asking you to do…
February 25, 2022

Positive reinforcement training helps dogs be their best  

Are you trying to teach your dog something new, or decrease unwanted behaviours? Try positive reinforcement training! It’s an effective method to shape your…
February 24, 2022

How to brush your dog’s teeth

Brushing your teeth is a part of your everyday routine. But what about brushing your dog’s teeth?  If you’ve put this task…
February 22, 2022

What’s the big deal with spay/neuter?

Did you know the pet overpopulation issue is a direct result of animals left unaltered? Spaying and neutering is helping to solve this issue. Here…


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