January 7, 2021

Puppy and Kitten Fragility

Puppies and kittens receive immune protection (maternally derived antibodies – MDAs) by drinking their mom’s first milk called colostrum. While human babies receive immune protection…
December 29, 2020

Overcoming the challenges of 2020

This year has certainly been one with many ups and downs. But in the midst of it all, thanks to our incredible donors and supporters,…
December 17, 2020

Puppy scams: What you need to know

If you’re thinking of purchasing an animal from a breeder or acquiring a new furry friend from someone online, there are a few…
November 23, 2020

Our heartfelt thanks to Collège Boréal RVT students!

To show our support for the Registered Veterinary Technician students at Collège Boréal in Sudbury and Ottawa, the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society recently…
November 20, 2020

Partnership conserves and protects wetlands

This year, we’ve all learned how important it is to get outside, take in some fresh air and enjoy nature. The Ontario SPCA and Humane…
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 16, 2020

Adopting senior animal companions

Young puppies and kittens are adorable and playful – they also require a lot of time, need to be trained and…
November 9, 2020

Thanks to the Urgent Animal Care Fund, KitKat made a full recovery and returned to her family

Cats love exploring and KitKat is no exception. KitKat snuck out of the house one day, and when she returned…
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…
November 2, 2020

Meet Hercules, our November Happy Tails star!

Steve and Tam from Petawawa are loyal supporters of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society and help us whenever they can; from dropping off blankets…
October 27, 2020

Meet the Staff: Tracy

Meet Tracy! We’re highlighting a few of the amazing people who work for the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society. Tracy McElman is the Provincial Manager…