Good News Stories

Meet Cisco

A bonus to being an SPCA Co-op student is getting a sneak peak at all the animals that come through the shelter doors! Lucky for “Fern”, a Havanese mix, one such SPCA Co-op had her eyes on him. It was “love at first sight”. Determined to bring Fern home, the student asked her Father to come inside while ... [read more]

Meet Davis

Here at the shelter, there are homeless and neglected animals admitted every day. From one day to the next, we never know who will be carried in through the doors and what conditions they may be experiencing. ‘Pete’ arrived at the Hamilton/Burlington SPCA (HBSPCA) shelter in November 2014 as a stray from Hamilton Animal Services.

Meet Stella

Some dogs have all the luck! And that dog was me, this past St. Patrick’s Day. Staff found me at Hamilton Animal Services; I was very tired, sick and underweight, having birthed a litter of puppies.

Meet Nolan

Woof! Do I look familiar? That’s probably because you’ve seen my face on the HBSPCA facebook page a lot lately. My name is Nolan, and I was rescued by the HBSPCA in early January. They found me at Hamilton Animal Services, but before that, I was homeless.

Meet Mr. Baileys

Hello! I’m Mr. Baileys, but maybe you saw me at the shelter when my name was Anthony.