THE BRITISH COLUMBIA SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS
Our mission: To protect and enhance the quality of life for domestic, farm and wild animals in B.C.

Location and contact information
520-C Falls St (above Savoy Bowling lanes)
Nelson, B.C.
V1L 6B5
(250) 352-7178
nelson@spca.bc.ca

Welcome to the BC SPCA Nelson Branch website. Each year our branch helps hundreds of animals find new homes. The British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BC SPCA) is a not-for-profit organization reliant on donations from the public. We appreciate your support, and for making the BC SPCA your first adoption option!

In the news

BC SPCA Burnaby Branch seeks return of stolen dog

May 26, 2016

The Burnaby Branch of the BC SPCA is hoping the public can help provide information about a dog stolen from the shelter on May 24.


Animal abandonment on the rise in B.C.’s North Peace region

May 25, 2016

They were left to fend for themselves, next to an open carrier and a dish of water, near a local dog park just before the Victoria Day long weekend.


Reptiles as pets: Five common myths debunked

May 24, 2016

Many reptiles are being marketed and sold at pet stores across the province as “easy-to-keep” pets for beginners. But can any animal with complex needs really be easy to care for?


Who’s a good boy? BC SPCA ad campaign celebrates how animals bring out the best in us

May 19, 2016

Some things can bring out the worst in people, like traffic gridlock, while others can bring out the best, like animals. No one does that better than our pets.


BC SPCA offers peace of mind in trying times for wildfire pet guardian evacuees

May 18, 2016

The BC SPCA is offering a free BC Pet Registry annual registration for animal guardians affected by the evacuations in the northeastern region of the province.


Visit our news page for these and other news stories and announcements from the Nelson Branch of the BC SPCA.

 Pet on the Net 



'Pet on the Net' features an animal currently in our care and available for adoption.

Shadow is waiting to meet you!
 

Happy Endings

Happy Endings are updates on adopted animals who found their new forever home.

Meet Sky, another SPCA Alumni!

 
 

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