February 20, 2020

Shadow’s story made me rethink love and life in the North

Guest blog by Cindy Cherry, Don Cherry’s Pet Rescue Foundation Pictured here is Shadow. I have never met him, but sometimes things move… Read more »
February 18, 2020

What is ‘One Welfare’, and how does it apply to animal care?

One Welfare is a concept that recognizes the interconnectedness between people, animals, and the environment. It acknowledges that the well-being of one is connected to… Read more »
February 17, 2020

Spreading love across the province – Gifts in kind

We just wanted to take this opportunity to make an appreciation post for all of the amazing people who drop off gifts in kind to… Read more »
February 14, 2020

Five ways to spend Valentine’s Day with your dog

February is one of the sweetest months of the year. Not only do we have National Cupcake Day™ for SPCAs and Humane Societies on… Read more »
February 13, 2020

Support the North: An eye-witness experience – Hazel

Guest blog by Cindy Cherry, Don Cherry’s Pet Rescue Foundation Meet Hazel. Her saga has many people involved in the story. My role… Read more »
February 6, 2020

Support the North: An eye-witness experience – The trip

Guest blog by Cindy Cherry, Don Cherry’s Pet Rescue Foundation It all started a couple of years ago when I met Nikki Burns,… Read more »
February 3, 2020

Starting off 2020 on the right paw : With a 14% increase in adoption from 2019!

We are so excited to celebrate more animals finding their forever homes in 2020. In 2019 we saw 524 adoptions in January, and… Read more »
January 28, 2020

Staff pets at work – too cute to handle!

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, has the privilege of getting regular visits from furry friends. With today being National Have Fun at Work Day,… Read more »
January 23, 2020

Learn to sew cozy cat beds for shelter pets!

At the beginning of November 2019 we gave a shoutout to Denis, a volunteer instructor at the Pembroke Public Library, who was… Read more »
January 20, 2020

Proof that cats and dogs can be BFFs

Back in December we hosted Canada’s Cutest Rescue Pet contest – and boy, did you all deliver! Now that the contest is over, we thought… Read more »
January 6, 2020

It’s time to cuddle up!

Today is National Cuddle Up Day, so what better day to snuggle with your pet and look at pictures of other pets – cuddled up!… Read more »
December 27, 2019

A service dog for Christmas: How Sheeba and Brianna found each other

Sheeba needed a home. Brianna needed a friend to help her cope. Support the North brought them together. When Sheeba rushed to Brianna’s aid… Read more »
Your dedication and support

It is with and because of your dedication and support that helpless animals are being saved. Thank you for everything.

-Wendy