January 17, 2023

Misty finds a new place to call home after unexpected life change

Have you thought of what will happen to your animal companions should you no longer be able to care for them?   A…
January 12, 2023

Pet Pantry helps family settle into new home

The devastation in Ukraine can be felt around the world as communities welcome those fleeing the war-torn country. When one family came from Ukraine…
November 1, 2022

Preparing animals for their new homes – a behind-the-scenes look at the adoption process

Our goal at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is to make matches that last a lifetime. In 2021, we found fur-ever homes for…
September 20, 2022

Thor’s mighty journey

Thor’s story is as quirky as he is cute. One night a couple went to bed with their dogs, as usual. They woke in…
September 19, 2022

After losing her kittens, Tina overcomes hardship to find happiness

Looking at Tina now, you wouldn’t guess this sweet cat had endured so much. She was alone, scared, and pregnant when she was found…
July 7, 2022

Find out if your furry friend has fleas in 2 easy steps!

Fleas are common among our furry friends, especially the animals who play outside. Periodically checking your furry friends for fleas is important for good…
February 15, 2022

Brawlin finds his purrfect match

Do you remember Brawlin? This senior gentleman with special needs was in the care of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society for awhile, waiting…
December 30, 2021

You don’t give up on family: Zoot’s story

Guest post by Heather Jobe, Community Development Coordinator, Ontario SPCA and Humane Society. I meet hundreds of animals a month, and to me – to the whole team at our animal centre – all the creatures…
December 16, 2021

Happy tails and new beginnings for the holidays

For senior dogs like Quincy, it’s not always easy to find the right forever home. But with love, patience, and a lot of heart –…
December 14, 2021

Two best friends with nowhere to go: Abby and Diesel

Abby and Diesel waited patiently, peering through the bars of their enclosure, hoping that today would be the day they would be adopted. The sound of dogs barking echoed…