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SPCA Recommend Breed Laws Be Evaluated

SPCA Recommend Breed Laws Be Evaluated

“The Bermuda SPCA has recommended that all breed-specific laws be evaluated from a welfare perspective,” the SPCA said following a call for a boycott of Bermuda by California-based Bad Rap group, which said “until you move forward with ending your breed ban, we fully support a boycott of Bermuda and its businesses.” A statement from... Read more of this article

SPCA Helps Reduce Unwanted Cat Population

SPCA Helps Reduce Unwanted Cat Population

The Bermuda SPCA‘s CatSnip effort, a program which provides funding assistance to private cat owners to have their cats spayed and neutered in an effort to reduce the unwanted cat population, has reportedly been a success to date, assisting with funding for more than 275 privately owned cats at a cost of approximately $48,525. A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Bermuda SPCA To Hold Talk On Animal Cruelty

Bermuda SPCA To Hold Talk On Animal Cruelty

The Bermuda SPCA is getting set to present a talk entitled “Animal Cruelty and the Role of RSPCA,” with the free presentation taking place on Thursday, January 21 at 6.00pm. The talk will feature guest speaker Supt Simon Osborne of RSPCA UK. The event poster says, “Simon is a Staff Officer to ADI, Inspectorate Office, RSPCA and has... Read more of this article

SPCA Closed To Public Due To Fungal Outbreak

SPCA Closed To Public Due To Fungal Outbreak

The Bermuda SPCA is experiencing a fungal outbreak, and due to the contagious nature of the fungus and the need to decontaminate the facility, the shelter is under quarantine for two weeks. “The outbreak has at this time has been contained to a portion of the feline population and has not affected other animals in the Shelter,” the SPCA... Read more of this article

Bermuda SPCA Set To Hold Halloween Camp

Bermuda SPCA Set To Hold Halloween Camp

The Bermuda SPCA is getting set to host its Halloween Camp from October 26 to October 30, with a series of activities planned for children aged 10 to 14. Activities at the camp will include exploring myths with animals, a full tour, scavenger hunt, pumpkin carving, animal presentations, special guests, interactive games, and fun Halloween crafts. The... Read more of this article

SPCA To Host Cat Adoption Event This Saturday

SPCA To Host Cat Adoption Event This Saturday

On Saturday September 19th, the Bermuda SPCA is having a cat adoption event, to encourage animal lovers to come and adopt the adult felines in the Shelter’s care. The Shelter said they are at “cat-pacity” with cats of all shapes, ages, colours and sizes, making it a great time to consider adding a furry feline companion to your household. “We’re... Read more of this article

SPCA: Agreement For Restricted Summer Hours

SPCA: Agreement For Restricted Summer Hours

“A mutual agreement between the owners and the SPCA, has been reached and once the carriage operation resumes it will be with restricted hours, 7-8:30am and evenings during summer months,” the SPCA said. This follows after a horse recently collapsed in Dockyard, prompting an online petition entitled “Keep the horses out of the heat” which has... Read more of this article

SPCA Breaks Ground On New Stempel Stables

SPCA Breaks Ground On New Stempel Stables

The Bermuda SPCA has taken a step forward in their effort to protect the island’s larger vulnerable animals by breaking ground for a new stable facility. The new facilitiy intends to expands on the SPCA’s commitment to bettering the lives of Bermuda’s abandoned and abused animals. Located on the site of the current Shelter on Valley Road in Paget,... Read more of this article

Minister Attends SPCA Stable Groundbreaking

Minister Attends SPCA Stable Groundbreaking

The Minister of Health, Seniors and Environment Jeanne Atherden was on hand at the recent groundbreaking for the SPCA Stables, offering congratulatory remarks at the event on May 11. Funding for the stables has been raised over the past several years through donations made by the Ernest. E. Stempel Foundation.This project will enable the SPCA shelter... Read more of this article

SPCA To Host Spring Camp For 10-14 Year Olds

SPCA To Host Spring Camp For 10-14 Year Olds

The Bermuda SPCA is getting set to host a Spring camp for children aged 10 to 14-years-old, dubbed ‘Camp Ruffin’ It.’ The camp will run from April 6 through April 10 from 9.00am to 3.00pm at a cost of $250 per child. The camp poster said, “Let’s celebrate spring-time at the Bermuda SPCA. Learn about the different types of animals... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

Photos & Video: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

[Updated with video] The Bermuda SPCA hosted their ‘Paws to the Park’ event today [March 1] at St. Paul’s Church in Paget, with the event kicking off with a dog walk, which saw participants walking to raise funds. In describing the event previously, a spokesperson said, “Your fundraising efforts will be rewarded! The first 100 people... Read more of this article

March 1st: SPCA ‘Paws To The Park’ To Be Held

March 1st: SPCA ‘Paws To The Park’ To Be Held

Join the Bermuda SPCA for Paws to the Park, a fun-filled community event for people and their dogs on Sunday, March 1st. A spokesperson said, “The event kicks off with the one or three mile Dog Walk starting at St. Paul’s Church in Paget, where hundreds walk to raise funds to save the lives of homeless dogs, cats and other animals. “This... Read more of this article

SPCA Getting Set To Host Winter Critter Camp

SPCA Getting Set To Host Winter Critter Camp

The Bermuda SPCA is getting set to host their Winter Critter Camp from February 9 to February 13, 2015, with children aged 10 to 14-years-old invited to attend. Camp activities will run from 9.00am to 3.00pm each day, with the entry fee costing $250 per child. The event flyer said, “This is an awesome camp for kids to interact with and learn about... Read more of this article