VANCOUVER, July 31/2006 – "Summer is a beautiful season for both people and their pets, but the hot weather is accompanied by a number of hazards we need to protect our pets from", according to Al Hickey, Western Regional Director of The Humane Society of Canada (HSC).

 

July 5, 2006, VANCOUVER – The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) is offering a $1,000 reward though its Victims of Cruelty program for information that leads to the conviction of those responsible for killing one dog and wounding a second in Prince George.

 

July 12, 2006, VANCOUVER – News reports that two Calgary Stampede horses were killed after a collision occurred during the Rangeland Derby on July 7th, 2006, have drawn strong criticism from The Humane Society of Canada who says the deaths could have been prevented. “One horse suffered a heart attack, causing a second horse to break its leg in the ensuing collision. These kinds of events which involve a race against time for money, are an accident looking for a place to happen,” says Al Hickey, the animal charity’s Western Regional Director.

 

VANCOUVER, July 31/2006 – "Summer is a beautiful season for both people and their pets, but the hot weather is accompanied by a number of hazards we need to protect our pets from", according to Al Hickey, Western Regional Director of The Humane Society of Canada (HSC