April 11 is National Pet Day in the United States. It is a day dedicated to remembering those pets who may not be lucky enough to have a home of their own.
The impact of COVID-19 is being felt around the world. A silver-lining for pets with families is that their favorite people are at home with them! It is tougher for shelter animals. Although considered essential services, for safety reasons, many shelters have stopped the public from coming in, reduced volunteers, postponed fundraising events, or even shut completely.
However, some shelters are finding solutions by turning to their websites to organize adoptions and take donations.
The BCSPCA (British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) is a nonprofit animal welfare organization. To protect their staff, volunteers, and members of the public, they have significantly restricted public access to their shelters, but, as they state on their…
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