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

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Ontario, Canada (April 22, 2017) – The Ontario SPCA has responded to an urgent appeal from the Kashechewan First Nation for food for their resident dogs as the community evacuates from rising flood waters. “The Ontario SPCA has been a resource for animals during natural disasters all across Ontario,” says Deputy Chief Jennifer Bluhm, Ontario SPCA. “We are pleased to be able to extend a helping hand to the Kashechewan First Nation community and the animals we all care for so deeply.” 750 lbs of food was transferred on Saturday, April 22, 2017 to Kashechewan. To learn more about the Ontario SPCA’s programs and services, visit Ontariospca.ca This transfer was made possible thanks to the generosity of donors.
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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.