Our mission: To protect and enhance the quality of life for domestic, farm and wild animals in B.C.

Location and contact information
154 Westwood Road
Nanaimo, B.C.
V9R 0G9


Pet on the Net

Our Pet on the Net feature highlights some of the adoptable animals in our care. Meet Moe today!

Happy Ending

Treat yourself with a heart-warming "tail" of an animal that has been given a second chance. Read Adler's Happy Ending.

New location now open!

Come visit our new location at 154 Westwood Road, Nanaimo, B.C., V9R 0G9 or call (250) 741-0778 for more information.


Travel giant TripAdvisor bans ticket sales to certain animal attractions

October 24, 2016

Recent news that the world’s largest travel website, TripAdvisor, will no longer sell tickets to animal attractions is welcomed by the BC SPCA.

Offleashed gala guests raise $360K for animals

October 24, 2016

Generous animal lovers raised a whopping $360,000 to help animals at the BC SPCA’s Offleashed Gala, presented by BMO Bank of Montreal, Saturday night in Vancouver.

Fright night: Keep pets’ safety in mind this Halloween

October 24, 2016

With Halloween around the corner, it’s a good time to think about the animals in your care and their safety at night.

Williams Lake SPCA hoping public can help dog whose leg was shot off

October 20, 2016

After having his leg shot off at the elbow, a dog at the Williams Lake SPCA must have the entire leg amputated.

Mission woman banned from keeping animals

October 19, 2016

A Mission woman has been sentenced to three years’ probation and a 15-year ban on keeping animals, following a BC SPCA investigation.

For more local news, visit the BC SPCA Nanaimo & District Branch news page.

In other news

For more, visit the BC SPCA news page on our main website.


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