February 12, 2017, VANCOUVER – If you are looking for a unique Valentine’s Day gift for that special person or furred, feathered or finned someone in your life, you might consider doing your shopping at The Humane Society of Canada’s (HSC’s) Online Adventure Store. Not only will you be surprising the recipient with a thoughtful present, but your gift will be helping animals and the environment as well!
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Protecting & Comforting Pets from Thunderstorms & Fireworks & Solar Eclipse The Humane Society of Canada
"Animal companions who are frightened of loud noises and bright flashes react in any of a number of ways," says Michael O'Sullivan, HSC Executive Director. "Some pets become anxious or nervous while other are terrified and try to escape – running the risk of becoming lost or injuring themselves," suggests O'Sullivan. "These animals need comforting and to be protected from potential harm."
April 21, 2017, VANCOUVER – Saturday is Earth Day and a reminder that with only one planet to call home, everyone needs to pitch in and make sure that we treat every day as Earth Day says The Humane Society of Canada (HSC).
As we remember 9/11 we need to renew our faith in humanity and remember that we are not in this struggle alone," says Michael O'Sullivan, Chairman & CEO of The Humane Society of Canada. In honouring all of those fallen, as well as the brave men and women working as part of the rescue teams at Ground Zero, The Humane Society of Canada also honours the search and rescue dogs.
SEPTEMBER 3, 2016, TORONTO - A constellation of stars from science fiction, movies, television and comic books kicked off the annual FAN EXPO CANADA extravaganza being held at the Metro Convention Centre in Toronto with more than 100,000 fans expected to attend this four day event which is the third largest of its kind in North America. The event is being held at the Metro Convention Centre and runs from September 1-4.
A new study links coral reef health with fish development, revealing how bleaching can effect how reef dwelling fish learn to respond to their environments. Read the full story here.
Looking for another way to donate? Donate A Car Canada accepts Vehicle Donations for the Humane Society of Canada.
May 3, 2016, Vancouver, - May 8th is Mother's Day and The Humane Society of Canada (HSC) wants people to know that they can find that special gift for Mothers and Grandmothers who like animals and nature at The Humane Society of Canada’s (HSC’s) Online Adventure Store at www.humanesociety.com. Not only will you be surprising the recipient with a thoughtful present, but your gift will be helping animals and the environment as well!
The government announced it will formally accept and sign the Paris Agreement on climate change on April 22, 2016 to mark Earth Day, and launch an interactive website where Canadians can share their input on climate change and clean growth. To read the full story, click here.
Scientists are studying the use of a graphene layer on solar panels. The new panels can conduct electricity under rainy conditions; increasing the efficiency and potential geographical considerations in choosing solar energy. Read the full story here.