September 7, 2021

Back to school enrichment for animals

It’s  time to head back to school, which means fewer people at home with your animals during the day. This is a grea…
September 6, 2021

Tips for a safe Labour Day with pets

Whether you've been waiting for this weekend, or it snuck up on you, we'd like to give you tips to have a safe Labour D…
September 3, 2021

28 Northern cats and kittens arrive in Toronto in search of the purr-fect home

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, ON (Sept. 3, 2021) – After travelling close to 1,700 kilometres, a group of 28 cats and k…
September 3, 2021

Introducing your puppy to an older dog

Having an older dog as a companion is a wonderful thing. Not only are they more likely to be housetrained and have good…
September 2, 2021

A boy and his dog: Emerson and Buddy’s story

Meet the two sweetest pals, Emerson and Buddy. Buddy was four months old when he came into Emerson’s life, and the…
August 31, 2021

Food enrichment for your cat 

When you feed your cat, do you simply put down their bowl of food? Did you know your companion animal loves to wor…
August 30, 2021

Try these treat tricks for your small animals!

We love our small companion animals , like rabbits and guinea pigs, but sometimes it can be difficult to know what tre…
August 27, 2021

Puppy’s first bath: Making it a paw-sitive experience

When a new puppy enters your life, it’s a delight to watch them as they learn about the world around them! Giving y…
August 26, 2021

Korean dog finds second chance and forever home

Gwendolyn’s journey began over 8,000 miles away, and her future was grim. Thanks to international partnerships, she n…
August 25, 2021

Media release – Helping pets adjust to your return to school and work

IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Back to school and work? The Ontario SPCA offers tips to help pets cope with the change  …
August 24, 2021

Common causes your cat may be missing meals

When the dinner bell rings, many people expect their feline friends to make a dash for the dinner bowl. If you’re not…
August 23, 2021

How to prepare your dog for kids going to college

The transition from summer into a school semester can be hectic for everyone involved – but what about our animals? H…