Top officials from The B.C. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals will be in Powell River on Saturday, May 25 to celebrate the official opening of the region’s first-ever SPCA community animal centre.
The BC SPCA is promoting the joy of pet guardianship with its End the Wait campaign, May 24-26 in SPCA branches across B.C. During the weekend, cats, kittens and rabbits can be adopted from a local shelter for half-off the normal adoption fees.
Each spring, animals face an unnecessary danger: cosmetic pesticides. These chemicals are used to control unwanted weeds and make lawns and gardens more attractive, but it’s increasingly clear that these benefits come at the expense of human and animal health.