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The Bow Valley SPCA Joins the Calgary Foundation’s Community Knowledge Centre

We’re proud to be part of the Calgary Foundation’s Community Knowledge Centre.  You can find our web page at

National Volunteer Week 2017: Josee, our Volunteer of the Year

We’re finishing National Volunteer Week 2017 by featuring Josee, our Volunteer of the Year!  Here is a picture of her with Summit, who she adopted from the Bow Valley SPCA in 2010.

Murrieta's Golf Tournament Proceeds to Support the Bow Valley SPCA

Murrieta's Bar and Grill Canmore announced that it will be supporting the Bow Valley SPCA with the proceeds of its Invitational Golf Tournament to be held on June 21, 2017 at the Stewart Creek Golf and Country Club.  The proceeds of the tournament will be doanted to the Bow Valley SPCA and the Ca

Annual Garage and Bike Sale Scheduled for April 29

The 2017 Annual Garage and Bike Sale will happen at 10 AM on April 29, 2017.  This is your chance to get gently used pet supplies--including; crates, collars, leashes, and bedding.  Plus, we have some very nice bikes that will be great for summer outings.

National Volunteer Week 2017: Profiling Niki

Today for National Volunteer Week is our volunteer Niki with Blake and Dooby. You can see how much happiness our volunteers bring to the animals!

National Volunteer Week 2017: Profiling Brittany

Here is our volunteer Brittany with Harley, who was recently adopted!

National Volunteer Week 2017: Profiling Heather

We're celebrating National Volunteer Week. Here is our volunteer Heather walking Nala!

National Volunteer Week 2017: Profiling Jean and James

This week is National Volunteer Week and the Bow Valley SPCA is so thankful for the wonderful things our volunteers do and the incredible difference they make in the lives of o

BVSPCA Volunteers Clean Up

Bow Valley Volunteers walk our dogs along Elk Run Bvd.  Of course we clean up after the dogs, but over the winter "people trash" accumulates.  For the second year in a row, the dog walking volunteers cleaned the walking path along the street.  We are not sure the dogs notice the difference, but w

Toonie Day at Mt Norquay; an incredible gift for the dogs and cats of the Bow Valley SPCA

On March 8, Mt. Norquay offered Alberta residents a chance to receive a lift ticket for ONLY $2.  The only catch was that they asked skiers to donate to the charity they were sponsoring on that day.  March 8 was the day they sponsored the Bow Valley SPCA.  Mt.

JJ The Juggling Fool raises money for the Bow Vally SPCA

On April 1, Jeff Jenkins, otherwise known as JJ The Juggling Fool, put on a free show for the kids and their parents at ArtsPLACE. The kids loved the patter and Jeff performed some pretty amazing juggling feats.  A nice way to spend a Saturday Afternoon

Jessi visits her new friends at Morning Star

Jessi visited her new friends at Morning Star on Mar 30, 2017.   Always welcomed enjoys the company of residents.

April Fools is upon us!

Announcing an All Fools' Day entertainment extravaganza with jjthejugglingfool presenting two delightfully different shows at ArtsPlace in Canmore.

Grade 6 Girls Club at Banff Elementary School Hold Sale

Thursday Mar 23, Grade 6 Girls Club at Banff Elementary School  held a sale of Recycled T-Shirts made into Fringe Bags.   The Girls styled, made and organized the sale of T-Shirts,   Proceeds from the  Sold Out Fundraiser were donated to the Bow Valley SPCA,  the second fund raiser benefiting Bow

Trooper visits the Grage 6 Girls Club in Banff

Thursday March 23 the Girls Club, Grade 6 at Banff Elementary School had a special visitor at noon hour.  Trooper a five month old Pomeranian, Shih Tzu (Shiranian) X female puppy visited the Girls Club.  This active, fun loving puppy received much love, attention and respect from these caring gir

The Banff Hospitality Collective's Big Donation to the Bow Valley SPCA

The generosity of the Banff Hospitality Collective and its employees is truly amazing! At the beginning of March, 2017 the Bow Valley SPCA received a cheque for $3333.

Call for Volunteers:

The Bow Valley SPCA is intensifying its efforts to create local and provincial support to accomplish its mission: Saving the lives of abandoned dogs and cats, while promoting humane attitudes and responsible pet companionship through education

Jessi's New Friends

Jessi enjoyed meeting her new found friends at Origin Spring Creek in Canmoreagain today   She played a game, had lots of attention from the residents and many walks.   

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