Charges against man who tethered emaciated dog to tree

In Chemainus, B.C., Kevin Timothy has been charged with animal cruelty in a disturbing case of a one-year-old German shepherd found abandoned and tethered to a tree with a cable deeply embedded into her neck … Read More

Adopter who turned pet pig Molly into bacon apologizes

The person who adopted Molly, the pet pig from the BC SPCA in January, has apologized via social media for killing and eating her. On Facebook, the resident of Vancouver Island who goes by “Austin … Read More

Family who adopted a pig from BC SPCA turned her into bacon

Molly the pig, who had been adopted to a family for a pet by the BC SPCA, has been killed and turned into the morning bacon and dinner pork chops. Social outrage continued to escalate … Read More

Charges pending for owner who left starving Mastiff chained during freezing weather

Charges of animal cruelty are pending against the owner of a seven-year-old, starving Mastiff found on Thursday chained outside on a property near Hope.

According to the B.C. SPCA, the dog named Handsome is … Read More