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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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Pet abandonment triples during moving season

On 29 June 2015, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, June 30, 2015 – Every year, the Montreal SPCA takes action to help stop pet abandonment and asks the public to support our Keeping Families Together campaign which includes opposing standard no-pet clauses in residential leases. This year, our campaign included a provincial petition, which was submitted to the National Assembly by Manon Massé, […]

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Montreal SPCA will be CLOSED – June 24

On 23 June 2015, in News, by S.P.C.A.

NATIONAL DAY OF QUEBEC – June 24, 2015 Please note that the Montreal SPCA will be CLOSED for the National Holiday of Quebec (Wednesday, June 24). EMERGENCIES: For emergencies, please contact our receptionists beforehand from 7am to 11pm. Happy Holiday to everyone!

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Truth in Labelling: The Montreal SPCA submits a petition signed by over 10,000 Canadians to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency

On 16 June 2015, in Press releases, News, by S.P.C.A.

Montreal, June 16th, 2015 – Following its Truth in Labelling campaign launched last fall, the Montreal SPCA submitted a petition signed by over 10,000 Canadians to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and to the honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food. The petition demands that the Agency regulate the use of animal welfare claims […]

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GRAND OPENING OF CAFÉ VENOSA NEXT WEEK!

On 12 June 2015, in News, by S.P.C.A.

It’s official, Café Venosa will open its doors for the first time on June 19, 20 and 21 from noon to 8pm (special hours just for this weekend). Located in the heart of the Plateau Mont-Royal (4433 Saint-Denis street), the Café Venosa is an vegan eco-café, an art gallery and a space of socialization for […]

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Montreal SPCA’s petition against no-pet clauses in residential leases receives overwhelming public support

On 3 June 2015, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, June 4, 2015 – Every year, the Montreal SPCA takes action to help stop pet abandonment and asks the public to support  our Keeping Families Together campaign which includes opposing standard no-pet clauses in residential leases. This year, our campaign includes a provincial petition, which was launched on March 9th on the National Assembly […]

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More deceased kittens found in Laval: $2,000 reward offered for information related to these killings

On 3 June 2015, in News, by SPCA

Two weeks ago, the Montreal SPCA asked for the public’s help for information related to Abel, a severely mutilated kitten who was found dead on Croissant Belcourt, in Laval. The Montreal SPCA veterinary team determined that the two-month old kitten, named Abel by our staff, suffered severe traumatic injuries, specifically a deep cut from his […]

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OUR ANIMAL CARE TECHNICIANS: A CARING TEAM

On 3 June 2015, in Articles, News, by S.P.C.A.

At the Montreal SPCA, we want to ensure the well-being of the 15,000 animals we receive each year. To carry out this mandate, in addition to the veterinarians, we have a team composed of animal care technicians. They perform similar work to nurses and play a vital role in our animals’ health, mainly cats and […]

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WORD FROM THE DIRECTOR

On 3 June 2015, in News, by S.P.C.A.

In this issue of the Express, we are featuring the policies of the Montreal SPCA. All our policies are approved by the Board of Directors and, as such, are definitive statements about how we feel animals need to be protected. The process for how a given statement becomes an official Montreal SPCA policy is one […]

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OUR INSPECTORS ASSIST NEGLECTED ANIMALS

On 3 June 2015, in Articles, News, by S.P.C.A.

Last August, a Montreal SPCA inspector received an emergency call on his cellular phone. According to the complainant, a dog was in a really bad situation and other dogs were tied in an apartment. The animals were said to have been abandoned at this location for several days now. Indeed, inside the apartment were three dogs, […]

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The Montreal SPCA seeks the public’s help for information related to a mutilated kitten found in Laval

On 28 May 2015, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, May 28, 2015 – On May 16th, a deceased male kitten who had been severely mutilated was brought to the Montreal SPCA. The Montreal SPCA veterinary team determined that the two-month old kitten, named Abel by our staff, suffered severe traumatic injuries, specifically a deep cut from his chin to his shoulder, which entirely […]

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