In the Media

Paws for Hope is often asked to speak to the media regarding B.C. animal welfare issues. Here’s just a sample of articles and interviews including us.

2017

 

September 17, 2017 – Vancouver Sun
Free veterinary clinic offers hope for low-income dog and cat owners

September 15, 2017 – CKNW
B.C.-based animal charity hopes Surrey will ban the retail sale of pets

September 13, 2017 – Surrey Now-Leader
Surrey Mayor ‘completely supports’ pet store ban

September 11, 2017 – Surrey Now-Leader
Surrey urged to ban retail animal sales

June 30 – The Huffington Post
Vancouver Votes To Ban Sale Of Dogs, Cats, Rabbits In Pet Stores

June 30 – Edmonton Talks News
Vancouver is a step closer to banning retail sale of cats and dogs

June 28, 2017 – Global TV
Vancouver moves closer to banning retail sale of cats, dogs, rabbits

June 28, 2017 – The Vancouver Sun
Vancouver council votes to ban retail pet sales

June 28, 2017 – The Province
Vancouver council votes to ban retail pet sales

June 28, 2017 – CTV
Vancouver bans sale of cats, dogs, rabbits at pet stores

June 21, 2017 – Metro
Vancouver to mull ban on puppy sales in pet stores

June 21, 2017 – CKNW
Vancouver to consider ban on the retail sale of cats and dogs

June 21, 2017 – The Georgia Straight
Coun. Heather Deal seeks bylaw change to prohibit sale of cats, dogs, and rabbits in pet stores

June 21, 2017 – The Georgia Straight
Vancouver doesn’t ban sale of animals in pet stores, unlike New Westminster and Richmond

June 20 – Global
Vancouver to consider a ban on the retail sale of dogs and cats

June 19, 2017 – The Province
Vancouver considers ban on retail sale of cats and dogs

June 3, 2017 – The Province
B.C. dog lovers looking abroad for rescue pets

May 27, 2017 – New 1130
Demonstrators call for a ban on the sale of cats and dogs in Vancouver.

May 27, 2017 – CTV
Animal lovers protest puppy mills at local pet store.

May 4, 2017 – Animal Voices
Making Change for Animals

April 23, 2017 – CHED
Paws for Hope free pop-up clinic for low-income pet owners

April 23, 2017 – CHQR
Paws for Hope free pop-up clinic for low-income pet owners

April 23, 2017 – News880
Paws for Hope free pop-up clinic for low-income pet owners

April 23, 2017 – CKNW
Paws for Hope host free pop-up clinic for low-income pet owners

March 26, 2017 -CKNW
Is it time for the Province to regulate pet ownership?

March 22, 2017-CKNW
Rescue Groups Work Together To Develop Standards For Animal-Rescue In B.C.

March 22, 2017 – CTV
Time to regulate animal rescue groups in B.C., advocates say

March 22, 2017 – Global BC
SPCA seizure in Langley prompts calls for stronger regulation of animal rescue groups

March 22, 2017 – BC Almanac
Rescue Regulations

March 22, 2017 – CBC The Early Edition
Regulations around B.C. animal shelters overdue, advocate says

March 21, 2017 – Vancouver Sun
Lower Mainland animal rescue groups banding together
March 21, 2017 – The Province
Lower Mainland animal rescue groups banding together

February 24, 2017 – CKNW Radio
Animal welfare advocates advocates petition to end puppy sales in Vancouver pet stores
February 23, 2017 – Metro News
Animal welfare advocates petition to end pet sales in Vancouver pet stores

February 6, 2017 – Surrey Leader
Surrey clinic hosts free cat surgeries

2016

December 4, 2016 – CBC
Free vet care for homeless youth in Vancouver aims to help pets and people

July 14, 2016 – The Surrey/North Delta Leader
Praise for helping pets and the poor

May 31, 2016 – 24Hrs Vancouver
Coquitlam pet food bank expands

April 28, 2016 – Roundhouse Radio 98
Our City with Kirk LaPointe

April 11, 2016 – Defender Radio:
Episode 317: Paws for Hope

March 2, 2016 – Burnaby Now:
Petition grows against puppy, kitten sales

February 10, 2016 – CBC:
Warning signs that you are buying from a puppy mill

2015

November 10, 2015 – CKNW:
Simi Sara: The reality of puppy mills in British Columbia and around North America

2014

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August 27, 2014 – CTV Vancouver:
BC SPCA defends plan to import out-of-province dogs
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2013

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November 27, 2013:
Sale of turtles banned
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2012

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2011

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December 14, 2011:
Disappointed in advertising
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