Removal of Animals Under Ontario SPCA Act

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Removal of animals under the Ontario SPCA Act:

Animals can be removed for the purpose of providing it with food, care or treatment to relieve its immediate distress.

The Ontario SPCA can take possession of an animal where:
(a) a veterinarian has examined the animal and has advised the Officer in writing that the   health and well-being of the animal necessitates its removal;
(b) the Officer has inspected the animal and has reasonable grounds for believing that the animal is in distress and the owner or custodian of the animal is not present and cannot be found promptly; or
(c) non-compliance with an order that has been issued.

Speaking for the ones who can’t speak for themselves

Keep up the good work speaking for the ones who can’t speak for themselves. A society who cares for their animals is a better society.  Thanks for your good work!