November 19, 2020

Feline good! Tips to introduce a cat to your home

Your sweet kitty cat is coming home! You and your family can’t wait for her to arrive and start playing with her new…
November 17, 2020

What is humane education, and why should we care? 

Simply put, humane education focuses on nurturing compassion and respect for animals and all living things, including the Earth. It helps one understand…
November 6, 2020

Stay Curious with Mayim Bialik and Royal Canin!

Sponsored by Royal Canin Cats are endlessly curious about the world around them and that keeps us curious too.  As cat parents we’re…
November 5, 2020

Meet the Animal Care Team at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Our animal care team across the province works hard every day to ensure the animals in our care get the love and attention…
October 23, 2020

Fear Free® nail trims from home

You have the “perfect” dog. He or she has learned basic commands. They walk gently beside you on a leash and they leave…
October 22, 2020

How has COVID-19 impacted SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services unit operations?

This year has looked very different for many of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society’s operations, and the SPCA Mobile Animal…
October 12, 2020

Thanksgiving pet safety tips 

Thanksgiving is fast approaching and if you’re planning a fall feast, remember to take precautions to keep your furry friends safe. Here are…
October 9, 2020

What is the ‘Fear Free®’ program all about?

Did you know the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society uses a special program called Fear Free® at its animal centres across the province?…
October 5, 2020

Five tips to keep your pet healthy

Sponsored by our friends at Royal Canin As with your own health, ongoing preventative care will help prevent larger problems down the road. It…
September 3, 2020

Five common poisonings in pets

Sponsored We love our pets … with all the fun … and the not-so-fun things they do! Despite constantly keeping an eye on our…
August 31, 2020

Emergency care for your pet

Just like people, our furry friends can become ill or get injured. During an emergency, every second counts, so it’s essential to have a plan…
August 13, 2020

Cannabis and pets: the risks of THC

It was a typical Wednesday at the Goldson residence. Lynda was outside cleaning up the yard, while her dogs, Bruce and Jasper, played nearby.