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PETITION: Keeping Families Together!

On 17 May 2013, in News, by SPCA

Every summer, around moving day, thousands of Quebec residents are forced to make the gut-wrenching decision to part with a beloved pet, whom they consider a member of their family, in order to find rental housing that meets their needs. Indeed, by the Régie du logement’s own estimate, only 3% of landlords accept tenants with […]

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Invitation: “Fur Free Friday” at the Montreal SPCA

On 24 November 2014, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, November 25, 2014 –In honor of Fur Free Friday on November 28th, a North-American day dedicated to encourage consumers to go Fur-Free, the Montreal SPCA is holding a fun and interactive event to celebrate this day and Make Fur History. Join us this Friday and Saturday at the Montreal SPCA to receive informational material […]

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Montérégie fur farmer charged with criminal animal cruelty: a first in Canada

On 10 November 2014, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, November 10 2014 – Following the Montreal SPCA’s criminal investigation into Visons JNJ Inc., a Montérégie fur farm, the farm’s owner, Jean-Luc Rodier, has been charged with 6 counts of animal cruelty and neglect related to approximately 90 foxes, 10, 000 mink and two dogs held captive in the facility. The accused could face up […]

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Montreal SPCA, Fur Bearer Defenders and LUSH Cosmetics launch new campaign to raise awareness of the plight of animals in the commercial fur trade

On 3 November 2014, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, November 4 2014 – The Montreal SPCA, in partnership with the Association for the Protection of Fur Bearing Animals (APFA) and LUSH Cosmetics announce the launch of their new campaign Make Fur History, which aims to raise awareness of the plight of animals in the commercial fur trade. Each year, in Canada, over 3 […]

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Pretty Pooches will party hearty at the “Beasts of Fashion” gala event

On 29 October 2014, in Press releases, Non classé, News, by SPCA

Montreal, October 29th, 2014 – The Montreal SPCA encourages those who love animals to spiff it up and attend the Beasts of Fashion gala event on November 6th at the Corona Theatre. Presented by Elle Quebec and the Montreal SPCA, the evening will be hosted by animal-lover and Quebec television star, Maripier Morin. Aside from […]

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The Montreal SPCA celebrates National Pitbull awareness day

On 24 October 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

Today October 25 is National Pitbull awareness day! Many people only know of Pitbull type dogs by the negative stories portrayed in the media. These stories represent a tiny fraction of the Pitbull type dogs in the community and we never hear about the regular, well-behaved Pitbull type dogs in loving homes – because these stories don’t make […]

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

Starting on October 18, 2014, in addition to its usual health guarantee, the Montreal SPCA is offering everyone who adopts a cat or dog a coupon from Adoptsecure worth up to $500. This coupon is a complimentary trial of Petsecure pet health insurance, providing 80% coverage for accidents and illness for 6 weeks up to […]

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The Montreal SPCA asks the public to take a stand against cruelty in farm animal transport

On 14 October 2014, in Press releases, News, by sophie

Photo: Jo-Anne McArthur Montreal, October 14, 2014 – On Saturday, CTV’s news program W5 aired “These Little Pigs”, a report which revealed shocking images from a hidden-camera investigation inside Canada’s animal transport industry. The investigation was undertaken by Mercy for Animals Canada and documents the cruel reality of how pigs are transported across Canada. The […]

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On 8 October 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

You are all invited to the Montreal SPCA Fall cocktail with your dog! A professional photographer, Marilou Léger, will be there to take pictures of you and your best friend. Montreal SPCA volunteers will be available to take care of your dog or walk him. – WHEN: Thursday, October 23, 2014 – TIME: 5:30 pm […]

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The Montreal SPCA unleashes a dog-meets-runway fundraiser onto its animal loving public!

On 2 October 2014, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, October 2 2014 – Tongues and tails will be wagging furiously on November 6th at the Corona Theatre when the Montreal SPCA launches its first-ever, dog-meets-runway fundraising mega-gala. The goal is to raise $100,000 to help the Montreal SPCA continue its mission for the animals. Beasts of Fashion, presented by Elle Quebec and the […]

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“Operation adoption” is back at the Montreal SPCA!

On 22 September 2014, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, September 22, 2014 – The Montreal SPCA in partnership with the Ville de Montréal are organizing Operation Adoption, an adoption clinic featuring cats and dogs, on September 26 and 27 at the Montreal SPCA’s two shelters. The Ville de Montréal will offer a $50 reduction on the adoption fees to the first 100 people […]

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