October 9, 2013
Petcetera and its 18 stores across Canada reaffirmed their commitment to animal welfare by signing HSI Canada’s Puppy-Friendly Pet Store Pledge.
October 8, 2013
An investigation by NOAA has resulted in the California-based UBF Group Inc being charged with conspiracy to commit a number of acts related to smuggling Canadian seal oil into the United States.
October 3, 2013
The EU Court of Justice preserved the EU ban on commercial seal product trade by dismissing an appeal by commercial sealing and fur trade interests and some Inuit representatives.
October 1, 2013
A poll by Environics Research Group revealed that 82 percent of Canadians want to see clearer labels on meat, dairy products and eggs indicating how animals were raised.
September 3, 2013
Chihuahuas and Yorkshire terriers were among the dogs HSI/Canada helped rescue from a commercial breeder south of Montreal.
August 6, 2013
A total of 21,251 Canadians have signed a statement calling on the National Farm Animal Care Council to introduce better conditions for pigs in its draft Code of Practice and Handling of Pigs.
August 2, 2013
Alberta-Farm-Girl-Turned-Hollywood-Lead-Actress, Tricia Helfer, Urges Animal Welfare Reforms in Canadian Pork Industry
Actress Tricia Helfer advocated for Canada's pigs.
July 31, 2013
Des mesures doivent être prises d’urgence : le Québec est de nouveau classé pire province canadienne pour les animaux
Le gouvernement québécois doit améliorer et appliquer les lois sur la protection des animaux alors que l’organisme Animal Legal Defense Fund, pour la troisième année consécutive, a classé le Québec comme la province la plus cruelle envers les animaux.
July 11, 2013
Canadian actor and director Ryan Gosling penned a piece in the Globe and Mail calling on the National Farm Animal Care Council to eliminate the use of gestation crates in the Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Pigs.
June 19, 2013
HSI/Canada and the Montreal SPCA applauded the announced plans to create a permit system to address the abuse of animals at Quebec puppy mills, but noted that the proposed permit system is flawed, and that Quebec’s current animal protection laws provide ample tools for ending abuse at puppy mills.