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

Location and contact information
2200 Labieux Road
Nanaimo, B.C.
V9T 6J9
(250) 758-8444


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 Maggie (aka Molly)'s Happy Ending.

Wildlife Hotline

Found a baby animal and don't know what to do do? Call our toll-free Wildlife Hotline at 1-855-6BC-SPCA (622-7722).


Horses, goat and chickens find new homes at Surrey adoptathon

October 1, 2015

The BC SPCA’s cruelty investigations department hosted an adoptathon for farm animals seized in recent animal cruelty investigations on Saturday, Sept. 26.

BC SPCA’s new facilities plan moving forward

September 30, 2015

Thanks to a $5-million boost from the provincial government earlier this year, the BC SPCA’s Facilities Development and Services Plan is moving forward.

Take action for farm animals this month, support positive change

September 30, 2015

October is Farm Animal Month at the BC SPCA, and the organization is encouraging British Columbians to take action for more than 100 million farm animals raised in B.C. each year.

Resource guarding is natural for dogs: Help prevent it with training tips

September 30, 2015

Sometimes, your pet dog might growl when he’s approached while eating, or when a toy gets taken away. But canines are born with the instinct to guard their resources.

Fright night: Keep pets’ safety in mind this Halloween

September 30, 2015

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

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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