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The Montreal SPCA’s second annual BEASTS OF FASHION fundraising gala is seeking sweet success!

On 27 October 2015, in Articles, Press releases, News, by Anita Kapuscinska

Montreal, October 28 2015 – The Montreal SPCA’s second annual Beasts of Fashion fundraising gala is taking place next week, on Thursday November 5th, at the Theatre Paradoxe. The goal is to raise $200,000 in order to help the Montreal SPCA continue its important mission to care and advocate for the animals of our community. […]

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Anima-Plus Walk on All 4s unveiling the activities of the day

On 22 September 2015, in Articles, Press releases, News, by Anita Kapuscinska

Montreal, September 22, 2015 – The Montreal SPCA, the largest Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in Quebec and the Anima-Plus Veterinary Group Inc., a leader in veterinary medicine in Quebec, are excited to reveal the numerous activities at the 5th edition of the Anima-Plus Walk on All 4s for the benefit of […]

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The Montreal SPCA organises compelling event to support its “CUT THE CHAIN” campaign

On 16 September 2015, in News, by Anita Kapuscinska

Montreal, September 16, 2015 – The Montreal SPCA invites you to a high-impact event as part of its recent “Cut the Chain” campaign, which aims to prohibit the permanent chaining of dogs in Quebec. A giant interactive doghouse set up in front of the Mont-Royal metro station this Saturday, September 19 from 10am to 4pm, […]

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PARLIAMENTARY COMMISSION HEARINGS ON BILL 54 – The Montreal SPCA has hope for a brighter future for the animals in our province

On 15 September 2015, in Press releases, News, by Anita Kapuscinska

Montreal, Tuesday September 15, 2015 – After speaking today at the parliamentary commission hearing regarding Bill 54, An Act to Improve the legal situation of Animals, the Montreal SPCA remains hopeful that the bill, provided certain modifications are made, will make a big difference for animals in this province. Bill 54 was presented on June […]

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The Montreal SPCA’s position regarding the rodeo events at the Festival Western de St-Tite

On 9 September 2015, in News, by admin

The Montreal SPCA would like to ensure that the public is aware that we are firmly opposed to the rodeo that is part of the Festival Western de St-Tite. Rodeo events (which includes the calf roping event – where calves are lassoed by their legs and thrown to the ground) subjects the animals to unnecessary stress […]

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DECLAWING AS A SURGICAL ALTERATION AND THE ALTERNATIVES

On 9 September 2015, in Articles, News, by admin

The Montreal SPCA has defined and adopted a total of 22 policies on various topics. They have been approved by our Board of Directors and are available along with our mission statement on our website by clicking here. In this article, we are looking at declawing, which is covered in our policy on elective surgical […]

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A NEW LIFE FOR BONES THANKS TO OUR INSPECTION TEAM

On 9 September 2015, in Articles, News, by admin

On July 4, our inspection department received a telephone complaint about a dog that seemed neglected, was often left outdoors, and had been barking day and night for the past two weeks. Moreover, according to the complaint, it was not clear whether the dog had access to shelter, shade or water. The following day, one […]

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LET’S CUT THE CHAIN

On 9 September 2015, in Articles, News, by admin

The time has come to cut the chain and ban the cruel practice of chaining dogs in Quebec. Both the Montreal SPCA and its supporters know that dogs are social animals who deserve to spend their lives as full members of the family – not at the end of a chain. Yet the sad reality […]

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“Cut the Chain”: The Montreal SPCA asks Quebec citizens to take action in order to ban the permanent chaining of dogs

On 8 September 2015, in Press releases, News, by Anita Kapuscinska

Montreal, September 8, 2015 – The Montreal SPCA is launching its “Cut the Chain” campaign aimed at persuading the provincial government to prohibit the permanent chaining of dogs. Citizens from across the province are invited to take action by visiting cutthechain.ca. Currently, in Quebec, thousands of dogs spend their entire lives chained outdoors, in full […]

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The PAWS 4 A CAUSE event

On 2 September 2015, in Articles, News, by admin

The Montreal SPCA and Little Bear present: PAWS 4 A CAUSE Back for a fourth edition and organized by a group of young volunteers, this evening of music and dance aims to raise funds to support the Montreal SPCA. – WHEN: Saturday, September 12, 2015 – 9:00 pm to 3:00 am. – NEW LOCATION: 2105 […]