"Thank you for giving us our life back"
- Past Pet Safekeeping Program Client


It’s Family Violence Prevention Month in Alberta (November).

All month we will be sharing resources, stories, and information specific to pet owners affected by family violence so that everyone knows where to turn. Follow us on social media.

One Family Welfare is a concept formed by the Alberta Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Alberta SPCA), based on the belief that relationships between humans and animals are deeply interconnected. Read more …

When humans are in crisis. Animals are in crisis. Animal welfare is directly linked to human welfare. When a life crisis affects a pet owner, their companion animal is likely to feel the effects too. Extending compassion to both humans and animals is integral in ensuring that all members of the family stay safe in times of crisis.