BC SPCA

The B.C. SPCA wants horse-drawn trolleys off downtown Victoria streets like this one. (Canadian Press file photo)

UPDATE: BC SPCA recommends horse carriage ban on city streets

Letter sent to City of Victoria cites accident with bus earlier this year that caused horses to fall

 

Left to right: BC SPCA president Jennifer Gore, SPCA Prince Rupert branch manager Amy Stacey, Linda Scott and BC SPCA CEO Craig Daniell were present at the 2018 Volunteer of the Year awards ceremony in Richmond on May 4. (BC SPCA photo)

Rupertite named BC SPCA Volunteer of the Year

Linda Scott’s endless efforts to help the cat colonies of Prince Rupert were recognized May 4

 

National Cupcake Day raised close to $3,000 for the Prince Rupert BC SPCA. Part of the cross-country initiative, many booths across Rupert were set up to help animals in need. Alexie Stephens (left) and Rosa Miller (right) helped sell dozens of cupcakes at the Northern Savings Credit Union for the sweet cause. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Cupcakes raise close to $3,000 for animals in need

Prince Rupert sold a lot of cupcakes and pupcakes on National Cupcake Day for BC SPCA

  • Mar 8, 2018

 

The Prince Rupert SPCA takes care of animals in need. (Meaghan Proteau / the Northern View)

Prince Rupert SPCA needs more donations

The animal shelter released their wishlist for 2018

  • Jan 12, 2018
The Prince Rupert SPCA takes care of animals in need. (Meaghan Proteau / the Northern View)
Cat lover to the rescue

Cat lover to the rescue

Rupertite raises funds for three-legged feral kitten on the mend

Cat lover to the rescue
Five of the more than 50 cats surrendered from a single Victoria home huddled together. Most of the cats have upper respiratory and eye infections, and need serious dental work. (Photo courtesy of Victoria BC SPCA)

Fifty-plus cats surrendered to Victoria BC SPCA from single home

It will cost tens of thousands to rehabilitate the animals

Five of the more than 50 cats surrendered from a single Victoria home huddled together. Most of the cats have upper respiratory and eye infections, and need serious dental work. (Photo courtesy of Victoria BC SPCA)
The BC SPCA has responded to close to 600 calls of pets rocked in hot cars in 2017. (Pexels)

BC SPCA called to 600 pets locked in hot cars so far this year

Last weekend of July saw triple the calls as same time in 2016

The BC SPCA has responded to close to 600 calls of pets rocked in hot cars in 2017. (Pexels)
Puppy found in Aldergrove with zap strap on infected tail

Puppy found in Aldergrove with zap strap on infected tail

The BC SPCA is investigating what looks like an attempt at a home tail docking done wrong.

  • Jul 6, 2017
Puppy found in Aldergrove with zap strap on infected tail