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Keep wild neighbours at bay by being bear-aware

August 5, 2015

If you go out in the woods today, running into a bear may not be a picnic. Reducing potential conflicts with our wild neighbours is key, says BC SPCA chief scientific officer Dr. Sara Dubois.


Being kind can be as easy as capturing B.C. wildlife through the lens

August 5, 2015

Hone your wildlife photography skills and catch up on your kindness at the same time, by entering the BC SPCA’s Wildlife-In-Focus Photography Contest and telling others about it.


Penticton SPCA staff hoping for sunny skies for cat found with bullet wound

August 4, 2015

He came in as a stray, with a limp in his hind right leg from an old injury. When Sunny was taken to the vet, the X-ray showed he had the remains and debris of a bullet in his knee joint.


Online sites help fight cruelty by banning the sale of animals online

August 4, 2015

Chances are, puppies in any pet store window came from a puppy mill, where shocking acts of cruelty and neglect are routinely inflicted on breeding animals.


Think about your pet’s needs during the dog days of summer

August 4, 2015

It’s been a hot, dry summer so far in British Columbia, and while there’s plenty of fun to be had under the sun, it’s important to think about your furry family member(s).


Being kind pays: Petsecure to donate $5 for every act of kindness this month

August 4, 2015

In support of Million Acts of Kindness, Petsecure is donating $5 to the BC SPCA for every kind act completed in August (up to $30,000). Learn more and get tips for keeping pets healthy and happy.


SPCA & RCMP in Kelowna join forces to help prevent pet fatalities

July 30, 2015

With temperatures soaring across the Interior, the Kelowna Branch of the BC SPCA, the Kelowna RCMP and Dog Control are issuing a warning about the dangers of leaving pets unattended in hot vehicles.


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.


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.


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