July 8, 2024

Good things come to those who wait: Athena finds her loving home

At the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, we encounter many incredible animals, each with their own unique story. This is the heartwarming journey of…
June 15, 2024

Beau: From tragedy to triumph

Last fall, a sweet pup named Beau came into our care after being hit by a car. He needed critical surgery and intensive rehabilitation.
June 11, 2024

A story of companionship and love: Wanda and Mr. B

In June, we commemorate World Pet Memorial Day, a time to remember the animals who have touched our lives and crossed over the rainbow…
May 28, 2024

Three-legged dog Dozer finds his stride!

Dozer is a gentle giant with a love for life, and sadly a chronic elbow dislocation that required amputation. In the care of the…
May 16, 2024

Stanley’s love for animals continues even after he’s gone

When your final chapter of life comes to a close, what will your epilogue be? Stanley Douglas Fitch wanted to ensure someone would continue…
April 25, 2024

Northern dog gets a second chance thanks to re-homing partnership

A lack of access to basic animal wellness services, such as veterinarians and spay/neuter services, has contributed to an increase in animal populations across…
February 22, 2024

Isabella’s happy tail

Isabella arrived at the Humane Society of Durham Region fearful of everything and everyone.   Coming from a hoarding situation, she was fearful…
February 20, 2024

Transformative cleft palate surgery changes life for abandoned puppy

When animal control services discovered a helpless puppy roaming a parking lot in Ajax, they brought him to the Humane Society of Durham Region…
January 26, 2024

Husky travels kilometres to return to her new friends at the Ontario SPCA

Here at the Ontario SPCA, we do everything we can to create a safe and comfortable place for the animals that come into our…
January 22, 2024

A purrfect match: FIV positive cat and widow find joy and healing together

Fred’s story is one of joy and mutual healing. No one could have anticipated the instant bond between a loveable orange FIV-positive tabby and…
January 8, 2024

Lily’s legacy for the animals

Lily and her husband, Mike, have shared a lifelong journey filled with love, compassion, and an unwavering dedication to their four-legged family members. In…
December 28, 2023

Silverado gets the VIP treatment and a fresh start

Animals of all types and sizes come into the care of Ontario SPCA and Humane Society animal centres every day. From sweet puppies to…


I stand behind SPCA with my monthly gift

I stand behind SPCA with my monthly gift. I am so happy there are folks like you to care for those who can’t help themselves.  My family and I have had animals all our lives and know what a comfort they are.  Thank you SPCA.