November 26, 2020

Tips to help your new dog or puppy adjust to their new home

You’ve just adopted a dog or puppy from your local Ontario SPCA animal centre, and now it’s time to bring them home…
November 19, 2020

Feline good! Tips to introduce a cat to your home

Your sweet kitty cat is coming home! You and your family can’t wait for her to arrive and start playing with her new…
November 17, 2020

What is humane education, and why should we care? 

Simply put, humane education focuses on nurturing compassion and respect for animals and all living things, including the Earth. It helps one understand…
November 6, 2020

Stay Curious with Mayim Bialik and Royal Canin!

Sponsored by Royal Canin Cats are endlessly curious about the world around them and that keeps us curious too.  As cat parents we’re…
November 5, 2020

Meet the Animal Care Team at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Our animal care team across the province works hard every day to ensure the animals in our care get the love and attention…
October 23, 2020

Fear Free® nail trims from home

You have the “perfect” dog. He or she has learned basic commands. They walk gently beside you on a leash and they leave…
October 22, 2020

How has COVID-19 impacted SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services unit operations?

This year has looked very different for many of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society’s operations, and the SPCA Mobile Animal…
October 13, 2020

Animals in War: Unlikely war heroes took to the skies

Did you know pigeons were among the animal heroes in both world wars?  Carrier pigeons were used to carry messages…
October 12, 2020

Thanksgiving pet safety tips 

Thanksgiving is fast approaching and if you’re planning a fall feast, remember to take precautions to keep your furry friends safe. Here are…
October 9, 2020

What is the ‘Fear Free®’ program all about?

Did you know the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society uses a special program called Fear Free® at its animal centres across the province?…
September 24, 2020

Sweat for Pets was a huge success – Thanks to you!

Our Sweat for Pets was a huge success this year – thanks to you! We’re putting down the weights and dabbing the sweat…
August 13, 2020

Cannabis and pets: the risks of THC

It was a typical Wednesday at the Goldson residence. Lynda was outside cleaning up the yard, while her dogs, Bruce and Jasper, played nearby.