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The Association of Progressive Jurists (APJ) and the Montreal SPCA propose improvements to traditional animal control by-laws

On 30 July 2014, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, July 30, 2014 – The Association of Progressive Jurists (AJP) and the Montreal SPCA are announcing the publication of AJP’s document which provides a critical analysis of traditional animal control by-laws and the publication of Montreal SPCA’s model animal by-law. The AJP and Montreal SPCA consider that the current legislation contains a number of […]

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Now Recruiting : Pigeon Fosters

On 25 July 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

In conjunction with Urban Animal Advocates (UAA), the Montreal SPCA is actively seeking volunteers interested in becoming pigeon fosters. Urban Animal Advocates is a registered charity dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of urban wildlife.  Reporting directly to UAA, persons interested in participating in the rehabilitation and release of wild pigeons will receive full […]

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HOW WE CAN HELP THE CARRIAGE HORSES IN MONTREAL!

On 16 July 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

Regarding the situation of carriage horses in Montreal, the Montreal SPCA is very preoccupied by the horses’ welfare and the working conditions they are subjected to. We are absolutely opposed to the use of horses in cities for the pulling of carriages. Such use subjects the animals to unacceptable levels of mortal risk, including those […]

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BIG SUCCESS FOR “OPERATION ADOPTION”!

On 14 July 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

The Montreal SPCA wishes to thank all those who participated in “Operation adoption,” our adoption clinic, in partnership with the Ville de Montréal, which featured cats and dogs. Our goal was to facilitate the adoption of at least 100 cats and 25 dogs on July 11, 12 and 13. Thanks to everyone, we succeeded in […]

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Invitation to JUST FOR CATS

On 11 July 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

On Saturday, August 2, 2014, you are all invited to the Montreal premiere of JUST FOR CATS (GRIFF), the world renowned Internet Cat Video Festival, which will be held at Place Shamrock. You will be able to enjoy on the big screen and outdoors the compilation of the best cat videos on YouTube. The Montreal […]

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“Operation Adoption” for cats and dogs

On 9 July 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

The Montreal SPCA in partnership with the Ville de Montréal are launching “Operation Adoption”, an adoption clinic for cats and dogs, to be held on July 11, 12 and 13 at the Montreal SPCA’s two shelters. The main goal of this event is to facilitate the adoption at least 100 cats and 25 dogs during […]

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The Montreal SPCA’s position regarding the Festival du cochon de Sainte-Perpétue

On 2 July 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

Following Georges Laraque’s public statements regarding the Festival du cochon de Sainte-Perpétue, the Montreal SPCA would like to ensure that the public is aware that we are clearly opposed to this event, which subjects pigs to unnecessary stress and suffering for the pure purpose of so called “entertainment”. The Montreal SPCA hasn’t investigated this festival […]

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BREED SPECIFIC LEGISLATION

On 29 June 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

The borough of Outremont is now polling their citizens to ask if they want to repeal the ban against pit bull type dogs  currently in force in their community (commonly referred to as breed specific legislation or BSL). Citizens of Outremont therefore have the opportunity to voice their opinion on the issue of BSL in […]

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The Launch of the Anima-Plus Walk on All 4s: Anima-Plus partners with the Montreal SPCA

On 18 June 2014, in Press releases, News, by S.P.C.A.

Montreal, June 18 2014 – The Montreal SPCA, the largest society for the protection of animals in Quebec and the Anima-Plus Veterinary Hospitals Inc. (“Anima-Plus”), a leader in veterinary medicine in Quebec are pleased to announce their new partnership. Together, they are launching the 4th edition of the Anima-Plus Walk on All 4s for the […]

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DON’T LEAVE ANIMALS INSIDE CARS

On 17 June 2014, in Articles, News, by S.P.C.A.

We want to remind everyone that leaving your pet or any other animal alone in a car is a very bad idea, particularly on a hot day. Since dogs and cats have only a limited ability to sweat, even a short time in a hot environment can be life-threatening and lead to a heat stroke. […]

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