January 12, 2021

Preventing your pet from gaining weight this winter

If your companion animal tends to gain a little extra weight during the winter season – this blog is for you! The best thing you…
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…
December 15, 2020

Healthy habits, healthy cats: Introduction to puzzle feeders  

Sponsored by our friends at Royal Canin In the wild, cats use a great deal of physical and mental activity for locating,…
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…
October 26, 2020

Socializing Small Animals

Small animals such as rabbits, hamsters, gerbils, and mice make wonderful furry friends. Since they are so small you might assume that it is okay…
October 16, 2020

Make visits to the veterinarian Fear Free

Visits to a veterinary facility can cause fear, stress, anxiety and frustration for your pet, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Fear Free® techniques and strategies can help…
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?…
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.
April 13, 2020

Pet Care Isolation Check List

Guest post by Jennifer Toof, Manager, Programs and Education, Ontario SPCA and Humane Society  As much as staying home during COVID-19 can…
April 3, 2020

Helping your pet adjust to a new routine

During this challenging time, many of us who are able, are physically distancing by staying home. This means more time with pets and a pretty…
March 6, 2020

Daylight Savings and your pet’s feeding schedule

Many of us struggle with the Daylight Savings adjustment, our pets included! If your pet has a strict and reliable feeding schedule,  moving their meal…
March 2, 2020

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society launches new and exciting online tool

IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society launches new and exciting online tool Shelter Health Pro website offers professional tips and…

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