October 18, 2022

Meet Dr. Janet Lalonde: A Veterinarian dedicated to helping animals

Volunteers are at the heart of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society’s animal centres and community service programs. Every day, volunteers work tirelessly to…
October 17, 2022

Changing lives one foster animal at a time

Vulnerable animals come through Ontario SPCA and Humane Society Animal Centre doors every single day. Some animals come into our care injured or pregnant…
October 13, 2022

Behind the scenes with RVTs at Ontario SPCA animal centres

October is RVT Month! This month we’re celebrating Registered Veterinary Technicians (RVTs). To kick it off, RVTs from our Ontario SPCA and Humane Society…
October 4, 2022

World Animal Day: Know who to call

Oct. 4 is World Animal Day, a day that unites animal champions to ensure actions are taken to protect the welfare of creatures big…
September 30, 2022

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day

Since 2013, September 30th has been recognized as Orange Shirt Day in honour of the Survivors of residential schools. Since then, this…
September 29, 2022

Get AnimalSmart™ with the Ontario SPCA’s humane education program for kids

Creating a brighter future for animals begins with inspiring future animal advocates, which is why the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is visiting classrooms…
September 26, 2022

Put your paws up if you want to win the new Draws for Paws 50/50 Lottery

What would you do if you won the Ontario SPCA Draws for Paws 50/50 Lottery? Maybe you’d renovate your home, or buy that toy…
September 22, 2022

Changing lives with the Second Chance Pet Network

The Second Chance Pet Network provides a haven for surrendered and abandoned animals, preparing them to find loving, forever homes. In many Northern communities,…
September 13, 2022

Read to cats with the Ontario SPCA Markham Cat Adoption & Education Centre

Learning to read can be a nerve-wracking experience for many kids. The Ontario SPCA Markham Cat Adoption & Education Centre helps to lessen the…
September 6, 2022

Giving cats a second chance with the Second Chance Pet Network

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society helped to transfer 36 Northern cats in August, bringing the total number of cats transferred from the North…
September 1, 2022

Is foster volunteering right for you?

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is currently recruiting foster volunteers to assist its animal centres by temporarily providing a safe and nurturing environment…
August 30, 2022

Does music really have an effect on our furry friends?

Humans have playlists for just about everything these days. A playlist to workout, a playlist to clean, even a playlist to work. Scientific studies…


Thank you so much for all you do

Thank you so much for all you do every day to rescue animals in need. I can’t imagine the terrible situations that you see every day.  It is great that you have the heart to help. Keep up the good work.