Our mission: To protect and enhance the quality of life for domestic, farm and wild animals in B.C.

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'Quake wakes up B.C.: Emergency prep for pets is key when seconds count

December 30, 2015

The BC SPCA is encouraging the province's pet guardians to remember to plan for their furry family members in the wake of an earthquake that struck B.C.'s south coast Tuesday night.

Vernon SPCA staff hoping for a happier holiday season for doggy duo

December 29, 2015

Girlie and Dash, two dogs at the Vernon SPCA, need the public’s help to brighten their holidays.

BC SPCA supports Burnaby couple’s e-petition to ban shock collars in Canada

December 17, 2015

A Burnaby couple is using a new online option to petition the federal government for a nation-wide ban on electric shock collars – a move supported by the BC SPCA.

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

December 15, 2015

At this time of year, there are plenty of festive decorations and seasonal treats in thousands of B.C. homes. Yet the holidays can be hazardous for your pets.

Recognizing a reputable breeder when choosing a furry family member

August 7, 2014

Adding a new, furry friend to your family is a big decision.

New policies protect welfare of animals

July 15, 2015

A B.C.-based free online classified site announced today that it will no longer allow profiting from the sale of household pets through their network of local community sites.

Poll suggests new animal guardians likely to adopt

May 13, 2010

A new poll released by the Associated Press and has revealed more people are planning to adopt their next pet, rather than buy from a pet store.

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.

Vancouver’s first “Catfe” offers space to SPCA cats awaiting adoption

December 11, 2015

The BC SPCA is pleased to be partnering with Vancouver’s first “Catfe”, a unique cafe for cat lovers.

BC SPCA earns A+ rating from MoneySense magazine

December 4, 2014

The BC SPCA is one of only 12 Canadian charities to earn an A+ in MoneySense magazine’s 2015 survey.

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