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Adopted August 18, 2020 from

Love and faith came to the rescue of four-year-old Terrier cross, Maxwell on August 18, 2020. But when he was surrendered to the BC SPCA Kamloops & District Branch, he needed a lot of support before he was even suitable to meet potential adopters. From July 27, 2020, Maxwell underwent almost a month of dental …


Adopted June 18, 2020 from

Through our passion of rescuing animals in need, it is important for us to acknowledge that sometimes these animals save their humans as well. Jennifer was always accustomed to having animals throughout her life. So, it was a very difficult transition when she moved away from them to an apartment in a new country. Handling …


Adopted October 10, 2017 from

When we adopt a new animal companion into our lives, we want to make them feel a part of the family, but sometimes it takes time to learn the needs and personality of your new pet. For Robert and his family, this was certainly the case when they adopted Hank, a blue tick coonhound, from …


Adopted October 9, 2017 from ,

At a year and a half old, Willy’s life changed when a natural disaster struck the area where he lived & his owner was no longer able to care for him. He spent some time with a local rescue organization in Bella Coola before being transferred to the BC SPCA Williams Lake & District Branch …


Adopted May 14, 2020 from

If there was ever a story that shows how important it is to find the right match, the story of Harley is it. This big, sweet, exuberant boxer-American bulldog mix lived in two homes before he found the one that fit him. Harley had started his life on an acreage, then moved inside a small …


Adopted November 28, 2015 from

Indy first came into our care as a kitten back in 2008. He was adopted out for several years before he returned to us at the BC SCPCA Powell River & District Branch in the autumn of 2015. Being back in a shelter can be very stressful for cats. However, we knew that a dedicated …


Adopted November 30, 2019 from

Our pets play a more vital role in our lives than they will ever know. They inspire us to live life to the fullest. This is especially true for Barbara and her husband, who adopted sweet Irish, an Irish Setter, from the BC SPCA Abbotsford Branch in November 2019. In the past year since her …


Adopted January 9, 2020 from

On November 20, 2019, five-year-old miniature Dachshund, Penny, was surrendered to the BC SPCA Comox Valley & District Branch. Her owner had to give her up due to a major life change. Penny deserved a very special home as she had special needs. She was blind, likely from birth, and had food allergies. But what a …


Adopted October 14, 2011 from ,

Even if an animal is already an adult at the time of their adoption, it can feel like they were always a part of our lives. Hoover was left in a carrier at the BC SPCA Surrey Education & Adoption Centre back in the summer of 2011. It quickly became evident to our staff that …