While it is obvious to most people, The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) is once again reminding the public that animal companions are sentient beings who should not be given as presents at Christmas - or any other time. Every time HSC Executive Director Michael O’Sullivan hears of someone giving a pet as a present, his blood starts to boil.
New York Times, April 13, 2015 - Japan's ongoing whaling activities in the Antarctic has failed to convince a panel of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) who argue that Japan's proposal fails to demonstrate a need for "lethal sampling" to achieve it's stated objectives. To read more please click here.
Upcoming Provincial Elections
- Northwest Territories - October 3rd, 2011
- Prince Edward Island - October 3rd, 2011
- Manitoba - October 4th, 2011
- Ontario - October 6th, 2011
- Newfoundland & Labrador - October 11th, 2011
- Yukon Territories - October 11th, 2011
- Saskatchewan - November 7th, 2011
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Matching Gift Program Can Double Your Donation to Help Animals Says The Humane Society of Canada (HSC)
Toronto, June 1, 2018 – With a dramatic, hard hitting public service announcement: The Heat Is On, The Humane Society of Canada is again launching its nationwide campaign asking people to leave their pets at home during hot weather.