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The resolution for oversight of the OSPCA lost today in the Ontario legislature with a 24-17 vote.
Thanks to the following MPP’s for supporting the resolution: 1. Randy Hillier (PC) – Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox & Addington 2. Elizabeth Witmer (PC) – Kitchener-Waterloo 3. Ted Arnott (PC) – Wellington-Halton Hills 4. Steve Clark (PC) – Leeds-Grenville 5. Garfield Dunlop (PC) – Simcoe North 6. Ernie Hardeman (PC) – Oxford 7. Joyce Savoline (PC) – Burlington 8. Julia Munro (PC) – York-Simcoe 9. Sylvia Jones (PC) – Dufferin-Caledon 10. Frank Klees (PC) – Newmarket-Aurora 11. Jerry Ouellette (PC) – Oshawa 12. Michael Prue (NDP) – More >
May 21, 2010 – 3:46 PM
The OSPCA has lost all credibility, yet the agency is missing the boat on its one chance to restore public faith.
Its Woodbine shelter has been plagued by bad decisions — choices that allowed a ringworm outbreak, the decision the best course of action to eliminate the fungus was mass euthanasia and the decision to stay tight-lipped for long periods of time while an angry public demanded answers — but the latest decision has the potential to make all those seem like minor slip-ups.
Its board of directors is selecting an independent consultant to launch an investigation More >