News

The Power of Love

Posted by: Kathy Powelson Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

August
19

Tomorrow we say good bye to Sir Hamilton and there will be a big empty space in our home. Hamilton is the perfect example of the power of love. When he came to us as a palliative foster from Countryside …

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Major Gifts Officer

Posted by: Kathy Powelson Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

July
11

Paws for Hope Animal Foundation Paws for Hope Animal Foundation (Paws for Hope) is passionate about animals and their ongoing care and protection. We have a vision for our province where every pet will be cared for and have a …

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Supporting the Marginalized
in Our Communities

Posted by: Sherle Raitt Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

March
19

by Shawn Llewellyn, DVM It is a busy start to the morning at McLaren House in downtown Vancouver, as the schedule for appointments with veterinarians is fully booked and a fit-in list has already been started. The staff at McLaren …

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Helping People, Helping Pets

Posted by: Kathy Powelson Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

March
19

THE HUMAN-ANIMAL BOND The human-animal bond is a mutually beneficial and dynamic relationship between people and animals that is influenced by behaviours that are essential to the health and well-being of both. This includes, but is not limited to, emotional, …

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The Top Three Reasons Why NOT To Gift a Pet for Christmas

Posted by: Kathy Powelson Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

December
7

Our Vice-President Breanna and Lucy have an important message to share with you this holiday season on why gifting pets at Christmas is a bad idea. 1. ALL THE CHRISTMAS CHEER! The holidays are a busy time of year. We …

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Volunteer Research Assistant Opportunity

Posted by: Kathy Powelson Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

September
27

Position Title: Research Assistant, Youth Programs Term: November 1, 2017 – May 31, 2017 (six months) Reports to: Executive Director Position Summary: To work with the Executive Director to produce a report on youth programming and services related to animal …

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Connection & Collaboration : AWANBC Conference

Posted by: Sherle Raitt Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

September
5

8:30am – 4:00pm Fairmont Hotel, 900 West Georgia Street, Vancouver Keynote Address: Elizabeth Jensen, Best Friends Society Guest Speakers & Workshop: Jan Hannah, International Fund for Animal Welfare, Northern Dogs Program Why does diversity lead to better decisions? Jackie Wepruk, General …

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Letter to Nanaimo City Council & Staff

Posted by: Kathy Powelson Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

August
16

Dear Mayor McKay and Council, I am writing on behalf of Paws for Hope Animal Foundation to respond to the delegation presentation and subsequent questions of councillors regarding the BC SPCA’s correspondence requesting a ban on the retail sale of …

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