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Dog found beaten, buried alive in Quebec; SPCA says

Dog found beaten, buried alive in Quebec: SPCA says

The SPCA is investigating after an injured dog was found buried alive in the Monteregie Tuesday. The Montérégie SPCA said in a Facebook post that the dog, a Boxer mix, was extremely dehydrated when it was first brought in for care on Tuesday and couldn’t even lift its head. The SPCA said that the dog appeared to be in stable ... Read More »

Lisa Seymour-Peters accused of issuing online threats against ‘Sophie Grégoire Trudeau’

Lisa Seymour-Peters accused of issuing online threats against Sophie Grégoire Trudeau

A 49-year-old woman from Lethbridge has been charged with uttering threats for social media posts she made regarding the federal government and the prime minister’s wife. RCMP in Calgary received information about the online threats on May 11 and officers were able to identify the social media account where the posts originated. The next day, police tracked down the account ... Read More »

Sea Lion Pulls Girl from Pier, Drags Her Underwater “Watch”

Sea Lion Pulls Girl from Pier, Drags Her Underwater (Watch)

A man quickly rescued a little girl after a sea lion grabbed the back of the child’s dress and yanked her off a dock in a Vancouver, British Columbia suburb. In the viral video, posted to YouTube by Richmond resident Michael Fujiwara, the California sea lion swims up to Steveston Fisherman’s Wharf in Richmond, a Vancouver suburb, then approaches a ... Read More »

Four dead in Hwy. 401 crash near Kingston

Four dead in Hwy. 401 crash near Kingston

Four people are dead after the car they were travelling in burst into flames early Thursday following a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 401 near Joyceville in the Kingston area. At approximately 1:25 a.m. emergency services were called to the westbound lanes just west of Joyceville Road, says an Ontario Provincial Police news release. The crash involved seven vehicles including four ... Read More »

Toronto man charged with murder of Mexican woman in Cancun

Toronto man charged with murder of Mexican woman in Cancun

A toronto has been accused of killing a Mexican woman who was slain in a hotel room at a Cancun resort last month. Gabriela Janeth Jaramillo, 24, of Saltillo, Coahuila, was beaten to death in a room at the Gran Caribe in Cancun on April 22, according to local news reports. Local media are also reporting that the suspect in ... Read More »

Toronto woman and boyfriend reported missing in Belize found dead

Toronto woman and boyfriend reported missing in Belize found dead

An Atlanta man and his Toronto girlfriend who had been missing for days in Belize, have been found dead. Drew DeVoursney, 36, and girlfriend Francesca Matus, 52, were expected to return Friday. According to Breaking Belize News, the bodies were found Monday evening in Corozal District, near the border with Mexico. “They were both found … they are dead,” says ... Read More »

Toddler dies after house fire on Hamilton Mountain

Toddler dies after house fire on Hamilton Mountain

A three-year-old boy has died after a house fire broke out in a row of semidetached homes in Hamilton on Monday morning. Firefighters were called to a semi-detached house at 240 Golden Orchard Dr. shortly after 10 a.m. Crews arrived to find flames shooting from the basement window and were told a young child was still inside the house. Hamilton ... Read More »

Canadian Forces soldier dies during training exercise

Canadian Forces soldier dies during training exercise

The Canadian Armed Forces confirms one soldier has died in “a vehicle accident” during a training exercise in Wainwright. Three other soldiers were injured, and were taken to hospital for treatment. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time. The federal department says Sergeant Robert Dynerowicz, a member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons, died in a vehicular accident ... Read More »

30 dogs and cats seized from BC puppy breeder, Report

30 dogs and cats seized from BC puppy breeder, Report

BC SPCA constables have removed 24 small dogs and puppies and six cats from a puppy breeding operation near Lillooet, B.C. The animals were all suffering from severe neglect. BC SPCA constables seized 16 dogs and four cats from the remote property earlier this month and a further eight dogs and two cats were surrendered to SPCA constables this past ... Read More »