March 25, 2020

COVID-19 and your pets – Fact vs. Fiction

(UPDATED APRIL 13, 2020) As the COVID-19 crisis continues, so do the myths circulating online. People are left wondering what to believe and what… Read more »
March 24, 2020

Welcome to AnimalSmart™ Primary – a fun learning tool for your kids at home

Welcome to AnimalSmart™ Primary – a fun learning tool for your kids at home to learn how to #beanimalsmart! This week, for our first lesson, we invite… Read more »
March 23, 2020

UPDATE: A message from the Ontario SPCA regarding COVID-19 – March 23, 2020

We miss seeing you! We’re thinking about you — members of our communities, our employees, our volunteers and our supporters – and we’re hoping you’re… Read more »
March 23, 2020

#ThinkPawsitive campaign

We need your help to send positive vibes to animals waiting in our care, and the dedicated animal centre workers caring for them. Take a… Read more »
March 20, 2020

The heartwarming stories we need right now

With news changing rapidly, and so much uncertainty in the world, we wanted to pull together a few heartwarming stories for you about the human-animal… Read more »
March 18, 2020

Animal enrichment: How to make snuffle mats

With a few extra weeks of time home on your hands – we wanted to offer you and your family a way to support your… Read more »
March 17, 2020

How dogs really see the world

Can dogs see only in black and white? Or do they see colours too? In this video, Jennifer Toof, Manager, Programs and Community Outreach at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, breaks down for us, how dogs see the world. Want more content like this? Hit that Subscribe button on YouTube to show your support! Also, make sure to visit for more training and enrichment resources for your pet. Read more »
March 9, 2020

Coronavirus and your pets

As with all zoonotic illnesses, we are wise to employ certain strategies in the case of COVID-19 caused by SARS-CoV-2. At this time the risk… Read more »
February 28, 2020

Outreach event delivers care and resources to pets in underserved community

Imagine worrying about whether you will be able to give the pet you love the care he needs. For many underserved pet owners, it’s a… Read more »
February 27, 2020

Learn how to build a feral cat shelter

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society developed feral cat support programs to assist feral cat caretakers in managing their colonies. As a direct result of… Read more »
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 »


Speaking for the ones who can’t speak for themselves

Keep up the good work speaking for the ones who can’t speak for themselves. A society who cares for their animals is a better society.  Thanks for your good work!