BC SPCA Launches Little Creatures, Big Hearts for Pet Adoption

Looking for big love in a small body?

From May 16-31, BC SPCA shelters across the province are hosting a “pay as you can” adoption event for all small animals, birds and reptiles.

The “Little Creatures, Big Hearts” promotion is featured to highlight some of the animals that may be overlooked by potential adopters.

“Some people visit their local SPCA looking for a dog or a cat, but best friends come in all shapes and sizes, and we have so many interesting and wonderful animals looking for loving homes,” says Lorie Chortyk, Executive Director of Communications for British Columbia. SPCA.

“During our May small animal promotion, we will be featuring rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, birds, gerbils, mice, rats and reptiles.”

Chortyk says small animals can form strong bonds with their caretakers, but it’s important for adopters to understand their specific care and welfare needs.

“We have many resources on our BC SPCA website to help sitters understand how to help their pint-sized pets live their best lives, and our staff and volunteers are always happy to help. help with information and advice.”

Chortyk notes that cats, dogs, kittens, puppies, horses and other farm animals are not part of the May “pay as you can” promotion.

“We certainly have other types of animals available for adoption, but for this special promotion, we’re giving our little ones a chance to shine.”

If you are interested in adopting a new best friend, visit spca.bc.ca/adopt.

View pets currently looking for their forever home and follow online instructions for the adoption process.

Marie R. McCraw