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Adopted December 8, 2018 from ,

Beautiful Patches was one of seven kitties who were surrendered to the BC SPCA East Kootenay Animal Centre on November 13, 2018. We often use our Drive for Lives program to transfer animals to larger centres to give them a better chance to meet potential adopters. That’s how Patches happened to be at the BC …


Adopted March 23, 2023 from

The first seven months of Dusty’s life must have been stressful. When he and his two siblings were surrendered to an Animal Protection Officer on February 8, 2023, he was very fearful. At the BC SPCA Parksville-Qualicum Beach Community Animal Centre our staff worked with this sweet, shy Australian Shepherd until he would take treats …


Adopted November 28, 2023 from

On October 6, 2023, 11 cats and kittens from Quesnel came into our care at the BC SPCA Tri-Cities Education & Adoption Centre in Coquitlam. The person who brought them to us did the right thing. That act saved needless suffering and multiple more animal births that would have contributed to the ongoing cat overpopulation problem. …


Adopted November 17, 2023 from

Once we adopt our animal companion, they become such a huge part of our world that it can be difficult to imagine our life before their presence. Angela knew she was meant to have a cat in her life, but her parents were not so convinced it was a good idea. Then, Evee came along and …

Miss Kitty

Adopted October 4, 2023 from

When looking to adopt an animal, it is worth the wait for the right match. Jean knew she wanted to hold out for the purrfect addition to her family. Fortunately, in October 2023, Jean met Miss Kitty at the BC SPCA Williams Lake Community Animal Centre. A friendly young adult feline, the shelter staff believed Miss …


Adopted February 1, 2005 from

In December of 2004, this beautiful cream Pomeranian mix was surrendered to the BC SPCA Vancouver Community Animal Centre. His owners were moving and could not take him with them. Jordi was clearly a very nice little fellow, but it didn’t seem that his early life had been very secure. He needed lots of love, …


Adopted February 5, 2023 from ,

This young German Shepherd/Husky mix was abandoned on a frigid day in January 2023, at a stop sign in Salmon Valley, Prince George. Luckily a Good Samaritan saw her plight and took her to the BC SPCA North Cariboo Community Animal Centre. We named her Krinkle because she had a charming habit of “smiling” with …

Biggie Smalls (aka Slim)

Adopted December 7, 2023 from

Sometimes it can take a bit of searching and perseverance before finding the right feline fit for your family. While Emilia was looking for a cat, she was determined to only adopt the cat who felt like the purrfect fit. Emilia’s determination paid off when she met Biggie Smalls (aka Slim) at the BC SPCA …


Adopted March 9, 2022 from

Our canine companions are such a central part of our daily lives that our family can feel incomplete when they’re gone. When April-Marie lost her beloved dog Ava, she was truly devastated. Through her grief, she felt the need to make her home feel whole again. After a couple of months had passed, in March …

Stormy & Envelope

Adopted April 1, 2023 from ,

While some cats enjoy being the sole focus of attention in their household, others thrive on having at least one sibling around. After adopting Envelope from the BC SPCA Alberni-Clayoquot Community Animal Centre in October 2020, Emily knew adopting another feline companion would improve Envelope’s daily life. So, she set out searching for another cat …