June 29, 2021

How to fit your dog for a lifejacket

Summer is here, which means it’s finally time to enjoy water activities again!  Even the most experienced canine swimmers will benefit from a life vest…
June 24, 2021

Pride Parade fun with furry friends

The Pride Parade in Toronto, a 40-year tradition celebrating the LGBTQ2S+ community, will be held virtually on June 27 from 2 to 3 p.m., as the culminating celebration of Pride Month. If…
May 21, 2021

COVID-19 litter can pose a dangerous threat to animal safety   

Face masks, gloves and cleaning wipes have become a part of our routines, but they shouldn’t be a part of the routine for wildlife…
April 29, 2021

Food Hampers: Getting food to those who need it most

The pandemic has brought on many challenges, one of which has been food insecurity for many people and animals across our province. Thanks to a…
April 23, 2021

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

Fleas are common among our furry friends, especially those animals who play outside. Periodically checking your furry friends for fleas is important for…
April 9, 2021

Finding Forever Homes – Over 130 Cats Supported in Rehoming Project

Cheddar was a very nervous cat when he arrived at the Ontario SPCA Sudbury & District Animal Centre. But today, he’s an absolute…
January 19, 2021

Tips to prevent your cat from scratching furniture 

That sweet, cuddly little fur ball that has stolen your heart has suddenly decided to channel her inner tiger and is shredding your…
December 31, 2020

New Year’s Eve safety tips for your furry friend

We made it! 2021 is just around the corner, and though many celebrations may not be the same as last year, you can still celebrate…
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…
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…