November 7, 2022

Dr. Dave Wilson Memorial Student Award

Our friend and colleague Dr. Dave Wilson, passed away unexpectedly in 2021. He was a true champion for animal well-being. In an effort to…
November 4, 2022

Healthy Habits: Healthy growth for puppies and kittens

Did you know that like human infants, our furry friends have growth curves, too? These charts help us to make sure our pets stay…
November 3, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions: Legacy Giving with the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

November is “Make a Will” month and a time we often receive inquiries from kind-hearted animal lovers who want to know more about how…
November 1, 2022

Swiffer makes clean up a breeze for new pet parents as the Official Clean Up Crew of the Ontario SPCA

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Stouffville, ON (November 1, 2022) – As we usher in the seasons of mud, slush and snow, which can mean paw prints…
November 1, 2022

Preparing animals for their new homes – a behind-the-scenes look at the adoption process

Our goal at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is to make matches that last a lifetime. In 2021, we found fur-ever homes for…
October 31, 2022

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…
October 28, 2022

4 ways to build your fearful dog’s confidence

Does your dog get scared of new people or environments? Today we’re sharing four helpful ways to build your fearful dog’s confidence. …
October 27, 2022

Can my dog be trained not to chase cats?

Dogs and cats can be known to be best of friends – or worst of foes! For dogs who have not been introduced to…
October 25, 2022

Tips for trimming your pet’s nails

Nail trimming can be seen as a source of stress for our animals and even for us as pet parents. It’s time to take…
October 24, 2022

The Dickin Medal: Brave Animals Who Have Served for Canada

The Dickin Medal  The PDSA Dickin Medal was created by Maria Dickin, a social reformer and animal welfare pioneer, to award animals…
October 21, 2022

Remembering animals in war around the world

Many people may not know that during wartime, cats served as companions and kept ships free of vermin. In addition to the contributions of…
October 20, 2022

Everlasting love – William Wilding’s Legacy

William Wilding was a dedicated animal lover who donated generously to the Ontario SPCA and Humane society through legacy giving. Bill had a…


For every animal you save

For every animal you save, every animal who feels loved in their last moments, and for everything else you do; thank you and God Bless.