May 11, 2017

Pembroke man who taped dog’s mouth shut convicted of animal cruelty

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Pembroke, ON (May 11, 2017) – A 38-year-old Pembroke man has been found guilty of animal cruelty under the Ontario SPCA Act as… Read more »
May 9, 2017

North Bay man convicted of four counts of animal cruelty

IMMEDIATE RELEASE- North Bay, ON (May 9, 2017) – A 32-year-old North Bay man has been found guilty of four counts of animal cruelty under the Ontario SPCA… Read more »
May 8, 2017

Are your pets prepared for an emergency? The Ontario SPCA recommends these emergency preparedness tips to keep your pets safe

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Newmarket, ON (May 8, 2017) – Making arrangements before the chaos of an emergency, such as a bad storm, can increase your pet’s chances… Read more »
May 2, 2017

The Ontario SPCA and the OVMA encourage pet owners that if you’ve Got a Pet? Get a Vet!

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Stouffville, ON (May 2, 2017) – The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, in association with the Ontario Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA) and other… Read more »
May 1, 2017

Yarker woman convicted of animal cruelty receives lifetime ban on owning animals

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Greater Napanee, ON (May 1, 2017) – A 50-year-old woman from Yarker, ON. has been sentenced to a lifetime ban on owning animals after… Read more »
April 25, 2017

Cornwall residents charged with animal cruelty after severely matted dog needs leg amputated

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Cornwall, ON (April 25, 2017) – Two Cornwall residents have been charged with animal cruelty under the Ontario SPCA Act as a result of… Read more »
April 22, 2017

Ontario SPCA responds to urgent appeal from Kashechewan sending 750 lbs of dog food

Ontario, Canada (April 22, 2017) – The Ontario SPCA has responded to an urgent appeal from the Kashechewan First Nation for food for their resident… Read more »
April 13, 2017

Public urged to call 310-SPCA with information about dog that had its ears cut off

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Thunder Bay, ON (April 13, 2017) – The Thunder Bay & District Humane Society and the Ontario SPCA are urging members of the… Read more »
April 3, 2017

Meet Your Match® through the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Stouffville, ON (April 3, 2017) – Looking for that special someone who enjoys long walks on the beach, or cuddling up with a good… Read more »
April 3, 2017

Ottawa man convicted of animal cruelty for failing to provide medical care for emaciated dogs

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Ottawa, ON (April 3, 2017) – A 43-year-old Ottawa man has been convicted of animal cruelty under the Ontario SPCA Act following an investigation… Read more »
March 30, 2017

23-year-old Brantford man gets jail time for animal cruelty conviction

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Brant County, ON (March 30, 2017) – A 23-year-old  Brantford man convicted of animal cruelty under the Criminal Code of Canada has been sentenced… Read more »
March 29, 2017

Sudbury woman found guilty of four counts of animal cruelty

IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Greater Sudbury, ON (March 29, 2017) – A 61-year-old woman from Greater Sudbury has been found guilty of four counts of animal cruelty under… Read more »