October 25, 2019

Animals help boy find joy again after sudden loss of his father

At only 10 years old, Colin’s world was ripped apart by the sudden death of his father. School days became filled with outbursts, friends…
October 24, 2019

Behind the scenes: What’s that smell?

We’re getting back into our Behind the Scenes Thursday content and we’re excited to talk scents and smells today! Now, don’t misunderstand us – this…
October 22, 2019

Caring for a community cat colony during the winter

With the cold weather beginning to set in, we wanted to share this podcast from 2018 with community cat caretaker Leianne McCallum! Feral cats in…
October 21, 2019

Halloween costumes for your pet – Dos and Donts

With Halloween on it’s way, pet owners may be scrambling to find that perfect, adorable costume to put on their pets – but keep in…
October 18, 2019

DIY – Fall pumpkin pet treat

Nothing says Fall quite like pumpkin-flavoured goodies! While you’re enjoying your treat, why not have your pet join you? The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society…
October 17, 2019

Behind the scenes: Shelter enrichment & socialization – Dogs

It’s been a minute since we shared some behind the scenes info about how we run our animal centres. So, we wanted to get back…
October 15, 2019

Experience a Day in the Life of a shelter RVT!

October is RVT Month! To help celebrate, in this week’s video, we go behind the scenes with Darci, one of the Ontario SPCA and Humane…
October 11, 2019

Keep pets safe this Thanksgiving weekend!

Can you believe it’s already the Thanksgiving weekend? To help you celebrate, we’re reposting our blog from 2015 featuring our resident expert, Senior Director Dave…
October 10, 2019

Ontario Parks welcomes dogs to select cabins and yurts!

We came across some great information from Ontario Parks that you might find helpful and wanted to share! Starting in April 2020, across the Ontario…
October 8, 2019

Autism and Animal Science – Podcast with Temple Grandin

This is quite the flashback! Four years ago we interviewed Temple Grandin to hear about her life with autism and passion for animal science. We…
October 4, 2019

How to make community cats better neighbours

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has an incredible network of community cat caretakers in the province. Helping these cats, and human neighbours, co-exist, is…
October 3, 2019

Help us celebrate RVT month!

2019 marks the third annual RVT Month across Canada! At the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, we have an incredible group of dedicated Registered Veterinary…

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