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 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…
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…
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 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.
August 3, 2020

Pet safety tips for Civic Holiday

With the long weekend approaching, don’t forget about your pets when you’re making your plans. It is important to remember safety tips …
July 30, 2020

Close to 200,000 lbs of pet food helps keep animals with their families 

The pandemic has been a time of uncertainty that has left some families worried about how they will continue to care for their…

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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!

-Suzali