In 2016, the Montreal SPCA’s Investigations and Inspections Department received over 10,000 complaints and reports, and inspected 18,213 animals, all species combined.
The young ducks, who were destined for human consumption, were brought to our shelter where they immediately received care from the SPCA’s veterinary team.
In the months surrounding moving day, the number of animals abandoned at the Montreal SPCA nearly triples, from around 600 a month to approximately 1600.
Here is a short video summary of my journey to the kingdom of soaps and bath bombs!
Unfortunately, hoarding is a misunderstood mental health problem in our society. It’s a dream of saving lives that turns into a nightmare.
Here are 3 local cafés where good taste and compassion meet!
Despite all of the obstacles, getting rid of Slater, a good canine citizen and certified therapy dog, was out of the question.
"I was able to photograph all of this because it’s standard practice. When I’ve photographed a rodeo animal’s injuries, there was no hiding it and no shame: these consequences are just part of the game."
The two sheep were rescued by our team of inspectors, as the pair was living in inadequate conditions that put their well-being and safety at risk.
More than ever, guinea pigs, hamsters, rabbits, birds, and all other small companion are gaining more and more popularity amongst the public.