Projects in the North

Below are some of the examples of the work taking place to help reduce dog overpopulation in the North. 

Provincial Animal Transfer program at work
A plane carrying 58 community dogs in search of new homes arrived at the Peterborough Airport from Big Trout Lake First Nation. This is a community about 500 kilometres north of Thunder Bay.


Indigenous Corporate Training with Bob Joseph: Respect, understanding and animals
Bob Joseph, founder of Indigenous Corporate Training Inc., has provided training on Indigenous relations since 1994. He joins us on our podcast now to share thoughts on Indigenous understandings of animals and animal welfare.


Beat the Heat Kenora: Changing lives of dogs up North
Tammy McConomy and Jeanie Leroux have a passion for Northern communities – this is why they founded Beat the Heat Kenora.

 


Beat the Heat Kenora: Changing lives up North- Season 5, Episode 12

Tammy McConomy and Jeanie Leroux have a passion for Northern communities – this is why they founded Beat the Heat Kenora. Learn all about this amazing initiative and how it’s helping care for, spay/neuter and relocate Northern community dogs, on our podcast!


Spay/Neuter Clinics in First Nation Communities Animals Voice Pawdcast: Season 2, Episode 2

Host, Kevin MacKenzie, speaks with Nancy Larsen, President and Co-Founder of the Alberta Spay/Neuter Task Force and R.J. Bailot, Co-Founder and Board Member of the Alberta Spay/Neuter Task Force. Nancy and R.J. explain what the Alberta Spay/Neuter Task Force is and why it is important to have spay/neuter clinics in First Nation Communities.


Northern community transfer dogs ready for adoption!

Thank you to First Nations Communities caring for community dogs

75 Dogs Given a Second Chance at Life

Pet Food Donation From Royal Canin Helps Feed Animals in Remote Communities in Northern Ontario

North Star Air Ltd. makes $30K donation to support programming in Indigenous communities

Judy from Whitefish Bay First Nation: Where is she now?

Thunder Bay resident wins 2016 Ontario SPCA Chair’s Award!

Fixing pets has gone mobile

58 Dogs from Big Trout Lake First Nation to find new homes

Ontario SPCA & community organizations partner with Whitefish Bay First Nation to provide Spay/Neuter services

Newborn Chihuahua gets second chance

Animal Welfare Day – Timmins & District Humane Society