May 6, 2024

Feline fortresses: The importance of hiding and perching for cats

Felines love to hide and perch, but did you know that these behaviours aren’t just whims of a cat’s personality? They are essential for…
May 1, 2024

It’s happening meow: Animal centres gear up for kitten season

Kitten season is upon us, which means it’s the time of year when Ontario SPCA animal centres see an increase in the number of…
February 19, 2024

Sifting through litter box options to find the purr-fect fit for your cat

Providing your cat with the right litter box is essential for their comfort and well-being. With various options available, it can be overwhelming to…
January 23, 2024

Can my dog be trained not to chase cats?

Dogs and cats can be known to be best of friends – or worst of foes! For dogs who have not been introduced to…
January 15, 2024

Pet allergies: how to manage them

Have allergies but still want animals? This blog is for you! While allergies can be a bit of an obstacle, having a four-legged friend…
December 28, 2023

Silverado gets the VIP treatment and a fresh start

Animals of all types and sizes come into the care of Ontario SPCA and Humane Society animal centres every day. From sweet puppies to…
December 26, 2023

Coming together to help community cats this winter

Ensuring animals are safe and comfortable is at the core of what we do at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society. This includes our…
November 6, 2023

How to teach a cat to wear a harness

Have an adventurous kitty who always loves to be by your side? Or a feline friend who begs to go outside? In this blog…
October 31, 2023

Touch the target – Enrichment game for cats

Does your cat ever get the “zoomies”? Although this behaviour is quite normal, it can also be an indicator that your furry friend is…
October 27, 2023

Halloween costume safety

This Halloween, you may be planning on dressing your furry friend to take part in the festivities with you.   But how can…
October 13, 2023

Adoption tips: Cat-to-cat introductions

Adjusting to a new home can be a frightening and anxious experience for a cat who’s not used to transitions. Then you add meeting…


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.