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
5850 Auto Road SE
Salmon Arm, B.C.
V1E 2X2
(250) 832-7376
shuswap@spca.bc.ca

Check back often for the latest Shuswap Branch news! We post updates on volunteer orientations, fundraising events and much more!

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Better Than a Garage Sale event 2015

On May 9th, the Shuswap SPCA is hosting an Open House fundraising event including a Garage Sale, Bake Sale and Plant Sale – too good to be true you say?!


Furry friends need love too: Pet toy drive helps DTES animals

December 6, 2016

You can help make the holidays merrier for pets in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES) by donating new, unused pet toys by Dec. 18.


BC SPCA seizes 29 dogs and puppies from Squamish breeder

December 1, 2016

The British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BC SPCA) seized 29 dogs and puppies from a Squamish breeder during a warrant executed on Nov. 30.


Have you thanked your vet for supporting a ban on tail docking?

December 1, 2016

With the College of Veterinarians of British Columbia’s recent vote to ban cosmetic tail docking comes a unique opportunity for British Columbians: let your vet know how much you support the move.


Have a safe, healthy holiday season with your furry family members

December 1, 2016

At this time of year, there are plenty of festive decorations and seasonal treats in thousands of B.C. homes, visiting friends and family, and often, loud noises of celebration, including fireworks.


Considering giving a pet as a gift? Make sure they want the animal you give

December 1, 2016

Giving a pet as a present may seem like a great idea this holiday season, but it’s important to make sure the person receiving the gift is ready for, and wants, the pet you plan to give.


Responsible Holiday Shopping - Our Top 10 picks!

December 1, 2016

The Holiday Season is here. Check out our top 10 picks for responsible giving this year.


BC SPCA unveils plans for new Kamloops Community Animal Centre

November 26, 2016

The BC SPCA unveiled plans for its new Community Animals Centre in Kamloops at a special event on Nov. 25 at the Kamloops Art Gallery.


Surrey breeder Xin (Ivy) Zhou charged with animal cruelty

November 24, 2016

Crown counsel has charged Xin (Ivy) Zhou, the operator of a Surrey breeding and boarding facility, with animal cruelty under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act following a BC SPCA investigation.


Do fish have feelings?

November 21, 2016

Recent publicity surrounding the death of a sturgeon on display in a Tsawwassen shopping mall draws attention to the decades-old debate over whether fish can think and feel.


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