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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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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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ADDITIONAL INSURANCE FOR YOUR PETS

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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JOIN US AT THE MONTREAL SPCA FALL COCKTAIL

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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THANK YOU TO ALL THE HEROES OF THE ANIMA-PLUS WALK ON ALL 4s!

On 22 September 2014, in News, by S.P.C.A.

The Montreal SPCA wishes to thank: The 300 people who came to the Walk and the 150 dogs that accompanied them. The 50 dedicated volunteers who made this possible. All those who’ve sponsored participants or made a direct donation. First place in the team category: Team YAP. First place in the individual category: Tonina Baratta. […]

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35 dogs seized by the Montreal SPCA are now available for adoption!

On 11 September 2014, in Press releases, News, by SPCA

Montreal, September 11 2014 – On June 10th, the Montreal SPCA seized 35 medium and large breed dogs from a facility located in the Lanaudière region under the Animal Health Protection Act. These dogs have spent most of their lives living in unsanitary conditions, in addition to being kept either chained outdoors or crated inside […]

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THE MICROCHIP: TO BETTER IDENTIFY YOUR PET

On 10 September 2014, in Articles, News, by S.P.C.A.

The microchip is an electronic and hypoallergenic device the size of a grain of rice painlessly inserted under the animal’s skin at the height of the shoulder blades on the back. This small chip contains a unique identification number linked to a database containing important information about the animal, including the owner’s contact details. It’s […]

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HORSES SAVED BY OUR INSPECTORS

On 10 September 2014, in Articles, News, by S.P.C.A.

Did you know that the Montreal SPCA inspectors spend more than half their time in the field running inspections and investigations? The balance is devoted to writing reports, building criminal cases and testifying in court whenever necessary. To help you better understand their everyday practice, here is one of their cases: During the winter of […]

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