October 29, 2009, VANCOUVER – The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) is asking everyone who shares their homes with a cat to celebrate National Cat Day by spending some time with your feline friend.
October 1, 2011 VANCOUVER – October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month and The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) is asking people help these homeless animals first before looking to a breeder or a pet shop for their next special family member. A study carried out by the Health Pets 21 Consortium and the Purina Institute surveyed 1,001 dog owners and 1,000 cat owners and found that only 15% of owners found their pets at a shelter.
July 18, 2011, VANCOUVER – The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) is hoping that a $1,000 reward being offered through their Victims of Cruelty Program will help to bring to justice the person responsible for killing twenty rabbits at the Ears Sanctuary in Coombs, BC on June 14th, 2011. The reward is for information resulting in the conviction of those responsible for killing these rabbits.
Laureen Harper Honoured for Outstanding Commitment to Animal Welfare by The Humane Society of Canada
TORONTO, September 16, 2011 - For distinguished voluntary leadership, The Humane Society of Canada is proud to recognize Mrs. Laureen Harper’s exceptional animal welfare efforts with their 2011 Heroes for Animals Lifetime Achievement Award.
June 1, 2011, VANCOUVER – The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) is asking anyone who is thinking of adopting a pet to consider going to their local animal shelter or rescue group instead of a pet shop or backyard breeder.