Tag Archives: OSPCA

Year-End Wrap-Up and 2018 Highlights

Once again, another year has flown by and we’d like to close it off with a compilation of some of the stories that caught our eye and some campaigns that we’ve been working on. Below is a small appetizer of what transpired in 2018.  As 2019 dawns, the fight to eradicate horse slaughter from our […]

OSPCA closes its horse health investigation in Erin

Orangeville Banner by Chris Halliday The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) has closed its probe into complaints relating to the health of a herd of hroses in Erin, without charges being laid. “Our investigation concludd that the animals were not in distress,” agency spokesperson Alison Cross said in an email.  […]

Eight Horses, Five Ponies Rescued in Durham Region, Ontario

Jennifer Pagliaro Tues Nov 13, 2012 08:54 The ruddy brown and chestnut horses appear to be barely standing on knobbly legs, their rib cages distinctly visible beneath stretched skin and matted fur. But OSPCA Investigator Debby Houghton said the photos don’t do justice to the “severe neglect” experienced by eight horses and five ponies rescued […]