Category Archives: Updates

Santa Paws is coming to Nanaimo!

Santa Paws is coming to Nanaimo on three different Saturdays to spread good cheer, pose for family and pet photos, and help Spirit’s Mission raise funds for our life-saving work for companion animals in Northern BC. For just $10, we’ll … Continue reading

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Halloween Tips to Keep Your Pets Safe

As the seasons change, so will your pets’ safety needs. Here is a basic list for keeping your pets safe on Halloween: Trick or Treat is not for pets. In fact, some of treats may be poisonous, such as chocolate. Even a … Continue reading

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Update from the President: September 2016

September 25, 2016 To All our Valued Supporters and Volunteers, Spirit’s Mission has had a year filled with many happy endings and our work continues. Last year at this time, we shed many tears and good byes to our founder, … Continue reading

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We’re looking for volunteers! Can you help?

Are you an outgoing people person with flair for putting on special events? Do you have a passion for fundraising and donor stewardship? We need your help! We are on the hunt for two very special volunteers – a Special … Continue reading

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Saving animals while playing Pokémon GO is easy as 1-2-3!

Are you obsessed with Pokémon GO? Great news! You can help Spirit’s Mission raise money for animals in need simply while hunting Pokémon! To get started, just download the free ResQwalk app from iTunes or Google Play and select Spirit’s … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2016 winner of Gail’s Spirit Award

On June 14, Spirit’s Mission was honoured  and pleased to present the first annual Gail’s Spirit Award at a ceremony at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo, BC. This award is offered in memory of Spirit’s Mission founder Gail Moerkerken, who … Continue reading

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Another successful wellness clinic!

We are very happy to report that our 2016 Wellness Clinic in Saik’uz (northern BC) was a big success! On May 7 and 8, Spirit’s Mission volunteers along with our veterinary partners, Dr. Sylvia Hall Andrews from Petroglyph Animal Hospital and … Continue reading

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Show your support for animals this Mother’s Day!

Looking for a special Mother’s Day gift for the dog lovers in your family? Pawsitive Links charm bracelets are a beautiful way to show your love to Mom while also helping animals in need. These handcrafted bracelets are made from … Continue reading

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Announcing our Spring 2016 Wellness Clinic!

We’re very excited to announce the dates for our Spring Wellness Clinic! On May 7 & 8 we’ll be returning to Saik’uz in northern BC to give local pet dogs and cats health checks and preventative health care, including vaccinations … Continue reading

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Donations of Aeroplan miles needed for spring wellness clinic

Can you spare your unused Aeroplan miles to  help companion animals in need? This spring, we’re headed back up to the Saik’uz community for a wellness clinic, where we’ll work with one of our partner veterinarians to provide vaccinations, deworming … Continue reading

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