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Apr 03, 2020

A Message from the Medicine Hat SPCA Board of Directors

To: SPCA members, volunteers, foster network, donors, supporters and community members

As we all know, we are living in an unprecedented time. Most of us have not experienced a time when socializing and spending time with loved ones can pose a serious risk to our health. And it can…

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Aug 08, 2019

An Update!

Medicine Hat, AB, August 2019: To honor our commitment to transparency, the Medicine Hat SPCA would like to share an update to our valued stakeholders, supporters and community members on recent board and organization activities.

We have been working on several transformational change initiatives including…

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Jan 02, 2019

40 Years!

The SPCA is 40 years young, and to help get us through the next 40 years, here's some ways you can help! Without your support, the SPCA wouldn't survive. How many of these items can YOU cross off?

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Nov 13, 2018

Wine on sale to support SPCA


A number of specially-marked wine bottles have popped onto store shelves today with proceeds from each bottle going to support the Medicine Hat SPCA.

“All of the liquor stores carrying this wine are going to be selling it for $14.99…

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Sep 28, 2018

Halloween Safety

Halloween is a festive and fun time for children and families. But for pets it can be a nightmare! Keep your pets safe this year.

Keep the treats out-of-reach

The candy is for trick-or-treaters, not Scruff y or Fluffy. Chocolate and xylitol, can be extremely toxic to pets. Symptoms…

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Sep 13, 2018

Cat Facts...

Did You Know…?

That each year there are thousands of kittens being born and thus thousands of unspayed and unneutered cats roaming around your neighbourhood and in the countryside?

That these cats, unless rescued and re-homed, will die of neglect, abuse, disease or be killed by cars or wildlife?…

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Jun 25, 2018

Too Hot for Spot!

How long can you safely leave a dog in a vehicle?

What if I'm going into the store for just five minutes?

Answer: "Just five minutes" is never just five minutes. And a few extra minutes in a hot car is long enough to kill a pet.

Even on a 70-degree day, that's 110 degrees inside your vehicle!


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May 03, 2018

Domestic Rabbits gone wild!

Our domestic rabbits are dependent on their caretakers for food, water, and safety. They cannot survive very long on their own.

If you or someone you know cannot keep their rabbit, please make a humane choice; save that rabbit’s life and bring it to the MHSPCA Shelter. It will then find another loving and caring home.


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Feb 13, 2018

Donation from Western Communities Foundation

We received a cheque this week from Western Communities Foundation for $5000 to go towards Phase 2 of our building renovations! Thank you so much to all of the Western Financial Group employees for raising funds for the Med Hat SPCA!

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Jan 19, 2018

SPCA staff go above and beyond for 3 year old girl

By Brittney Matejka for Chat TV

Three year old Ellie Russell has visited the SPCA everyday for the past 4 months. Ellie’s mother, Kristine Russell describes her daughter as being a relatively calm child with a big heart.

“Ellie just fell in love…

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