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Celebrating 130 Years at the Hamilton/Burlington SPCA!

On April 1st, we were proud to welcome friends, family, sponsors, donors and adopters to join us in celebrating 130 years of service to our community! This was the first event in a series of events in 2017 to celebrate the last 13 decades of rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming the animals of Hamilton and Burlington.

We thank all who attended, especially our special guest speakers and we can’t wait to see you at one of our events this year!

Delicious treats for all to enjoy!

CEO Marion Emo chatting with Hamilton Mayor Fred Eisenberger

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Reflecting on the Difference Makers Report

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The recent report Difference Makers: Understanding and Improving the OSPCA’s Animal Cruelty Investigation Work https://humanejobs.org is an important reminder of the challenges HBSPCA Agents face every day protecting animals at risk in the community. The report cites the working conditions of the Inspectorate in Ontario including the emotional stress of encountering animals in a range of circumstances and neglect, the potential threats to personal safety and the variable employment conditions.
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