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Adopted July 9, 2021 from

Little Rhea was surrendered to an Animal Protection Officer as part of a investigation on May 18, 2021. She was one of a litter of four five-week-old kittens in a home with 43 cats and kittens. During her intake exam, the vet noticed she had mobility issues. X-rays showed no obvious trauma, so it was …


Adopted January 10, 2001

Love stories between a family and their beloved animal companion are deep and lifelong. The story of a stray spotty dog named Skip and his adoptive family started back in 2001. His family wrote this touching tale in remembrance: “There was once a little spotty dog, roaming along a rural road. He was picked up …

Kidney Bean

Adopted April 27, 2023 from

Born in the care of the BC SPCA Victoria Branch, Kidney Bean’s Mother, Bean, was surrendered with a severe neurological issue, a head tilt, and difficulty keeping her balance. This didn’t stop her from being an amazing mother to Kidney Bean and his other six bean siblings.   This adorable rabbit was soon matched with …

Scooby Doo

Adopted June 13, 2003 from

Even when our animal companions are no longer physically by our side, we always carry them in our heart and mind. Tammy and her family adopted Scooby Doo, a young Labrador mix, from the BC SPCA Shuswap Community Animal Centre back in 2003. For the next 13 years, Scooby Doo was a huge part of …

Pa Gorg

Adopted April 30, 2023 from

What a cutie this little Pa Gorg is! We don’t know much about where he came from but we do know where he ended up–the absolute right home with the absolute right match on April 30, 2023. Read his story here: “My previous cat passed away from  old age. I was looking around and saw …


Adopted March 4, 2023 from

With commitment, the right timing and a bit of luck on our side, we’re able to find the purrfect pet for our family. In March 2023, Michael met Max, a sweet tabby kitten, and he felt an immediate connection. At just three months old, Max was looking for his forever home after being surrendered to …


Adopted March 13, 2023 from

When Maxwell was found as a stray and brought into the BC SPCA Williams Lake Community Animal Centre, he was in rough shape. After receiving the medical attention he needed, which included amputating his broken and infected hind leg, Maxwell took his newfound three-legged life in stride. In fact, he was ready for more adventure. …


Adopted February 23, 2023 from ,

This adorable munchkin is Pixel. Pixel and his seven siblings were surrendered as an unwanted litter to the BC SPCA Williams Lake Community Animal Centre in February of 2023. They were nine weeks old. Once in our care they were spayed or neutered, cleared of parasites and other health issues and matched with good homes. …


Adopted January 25, 2023 from

On December 14, 2022, an Animal Protection Officer rescued three Cane Corso/Pit Bull Terrier puppies from an unsafe home. Jersey was one of those puppies. The pups were ten weeks old and had severe intestinal parasites and ear infections and had ingested garbage. After their initial examination at the BC SPCA East Kootenay Community Animal …


Adopted September 20, 2020 from

Here is the story of one lucky feline named Freya. At less than a year of age, she was found living as a stray and pregnant when a kind soul gathered her up and brought her on July 2, 2020 to the BC SPCA Shuswap Community Animal Centre. (Yes, kittens can have kittens.) Under the …