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,…
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…
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,…
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…
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…
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!…
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…
December 19, 2019

Cornwall transfers move cats to other regions to make room for cats in need this winter

In early October, the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society began transferring cats from Cornwall to other parts of the province. Close to 100 cats…
December 10, 2019

Nine year old Chow-cross incredible grooming transformation!

Midnight is a 9-year-old Chow-cross with a lot of fur, and an even bigger heart. The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society connected with…
December 6, 2019

How to make your own crochet catnip mouse!

What excites a kitty cat more than catnip?! Monthly donor Cindy Nicholls has been making and donating crochet catnip mice for the kitties at our…
November 29, 2019

Pet food pantries meeting crucial need in Eastern Ontario

For pet owners who are struggling to make ends meet, an extra bag of dog food or cat litter at the end of the…
November 11, 2019

Remembrance Day: Laying a wreath for Animals in War

As Canadians come together today to remember and honour those who have served their country, the war-time contributions of animals will also be recognized with…


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.