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

Port Alberni spays and neuters 800 cats under PetSmart grant

July 27, 2015

The BC SPCA Port Alberni Branch recently met their grant project goal to spay and neuter 800 cats and is already seeing a significant decline in the number of kittens entering their shelter.


Saanich man charged after SPCA takes 22 dogs into care

July 21, 2015

A Saanich man has been charged with animal cruelty under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act following a BC SPCA investigation.


How compassionate are our conservation practices?

July 20, 2015

At an international conference being held at the University of British Columbia July 28-31, academics and practitioners in the field will explore “compassionate conservation”.


Wildlife water worries

July 20, 2015

Does the hot, dry weather have you concerned? Here are five easy actions you can take to help save water and wildlife.


Nanaimo SPCA staff hopes public comes through with force for Yoda

July 17, 2015

Do or do not. There is no try. The famous quote from Star War’s Yoda is fitting for his feline namesake, a beautiful one-year-old male tabby at the Nanaimo SPCA who was hit by a car.


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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