Ontario SPCA



Ontario SPCA

May 13, 2014 11:38 ET

Ontario SPCA Announces a Turning Point for Addressing Animal Cruelty in Ontario

NEWMARKET, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 13, 2014) - The Ontario SPCA and our provincial Community partners are inviting members of the media to attend the Provincial Office of the Ontario SPCA, where information about Operation V.A.L.U.E will be provided. Operation V.A.L.U.E - Vulnerable Animals Left Unattended Everyday.

Location: Ontario SPCA Provincial Office, 16586 Woodbine Ave Newmarket, Ontario, on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at 10:30 a.m.

The Ontario SPCA and it's provincial partners are working together to address animal cruelty concerns across Ontario. Members of the media will play a key role in assisting in their coverage of this very important announcement.

Participating partners consist of the Ontario Association Chiefs of Police, Ontario Provincial Police, Toronto Police Service, York Regional Police, Peel Crime Stoppers, Ontario Veterinary Medical Association and the Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians. Spokespeople from the Ontario SPCA along with some of our participating partners will be available to speak to the media.

For more information contact the Ontario SPCA Media Relations department at 1-888-668-7722, ext. 349.

Ontario SPCA and Humane Society:

Protecting animals since 1873, Ontario SPCA is Ontario's Animal Welfare organization. A registered charity comprised of over 50 Communities.

Ontario SPCA is mandated under the Ontario SPCA Act to enforce animal welfare legislation and the Act provides Ontario SPCA Agents and Inspectors with police powers to do so.

Ontario SPCA provides leadership in animal welfare innovations including introducing high-volume spay/neuter services to Ontario and opening the Provincial Education and Animal Centre.

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Contact Information

  • Provincial Media Contact
    Ontario SPCA, Provincial Office
    Brad Dewar
    Investigation & Communications Officer
    289-383-3503