September 2, 2021

A boy and his dog: Emerson and Buddy’s story

Meet the two sweetest pals, Emerson and Buddy. Buddy was four months old when he came into Emerson’s life, and they took to each other…
August 31, 2021

Food enrichment for your cat 

When you feed your cat, do you simply put down their bowl of food? Did you know your companion animal loves to …
August 30, 2021

Try these treat tricks for your small animals!

We love our small companion animals , like rabbits and guinea pigs, but sometimes it can be difficult to know what treats to feed them. First,…
August 27, 2021

Puppy’s first bath: Making it a paw-sitive experience

When a new puppy enters your life, it’s a delight to watch them as they learn about the world around them! Giving your puppy their first bath is…
August 26, 2021

Korean dog finds second chance and forever home

Gwendolyn’s journey began over 8,000 miles away, and her future was grim. Thanks to international partnerships, she now has a second chance and a forever…
August 25, 2021

Media release – Helping pets adjust to your return to school and work

IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Back to school and work? The Ontario SPCA offers tips to help pets cope with the change  Stouffville, ON (Aug 25, 2021) – With school…
August 24, 2021

Common causes your cat may be missing meals

When the dinner bell rings, many people expect their feline friends to make a dash for the dinner bowl. If you’re noticing your cat has…
August 23, 2021

How to prepare your dog for kids going to college

The transition from summer into a school semester can be hectic for everyone involved – but what about our animals? How do they feel…
August 20, 2021

Cross-border partnership helps over 100 animals find homes

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is changing lives south of the border through a partnership that is giving a new leash on life to animals in…
August 19, 2021

Post-COVID separation anxiety and your pets

During lockdowns in Ontario, we have spent much more time at home with our animal companions. Our fur babies offered emotional support during…
August 17, 2021

How to house train your dog

So you’ve just brought home a new little fur baby – how exciting! For new dog parents, learning to house train your dog may seem…
August 16, 2021

A blind cat’s search for a furever home – Rico’s story

Finding the perfect adopter for an animal sometimes takes time, patience and a loving commitment to finding the perfect match. That’s what it took for Rico to find his human. …


Thank you so much for all you do

Thank you so much for all you do every day to rescue animals in need. I can’t imagine the terrible situations that you see every day.  It is great that you have the heart to help. Keep up the good work.