ELGIN COUNTY, ONTARIO, CANADA – Provincial police say a one-year-old girl has died days after an incident around a fire pit that left four other family members injured at their home in Bayham, Ont. Investigators say the “fire incident’ happened on Monday evening, and the tot died in hospital on
TORONTO — A member of Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservative caucus is hoping to reverse the province’s ban on pit bulls. Rick Nicholls introduced a private member’s bill in the legislature Tuesday that would alter controversial provisions in the Dog Owners’ Liability Act that prohibit the breed. Nicholls, who
Ontario’s animal welfare agency has told its frontline officers it will no longer euthanize dogs involved in attacks as required by law. In an internal memo obtained by The Canadian Press, the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says inspectors and agents should hand off to
Liam Casey, The Canadian Press Published Monday, December 3, 2018 4:56PM EST Last Updated Monday, December 3, 2018 6:01PM EST The deteriorating condition of three sick horses has pitted members of a rural Ontario community against the province’s animal welfare agency, and the dispute reached the legislature on Monday.