Bob Barker

It's "Kitten Season" And That's Not a Good Thing

Barbara Cartwright | Posted 05.23.2014 | Canada Impact
Barbara Cartwright

Unfortunately, right now animal shelters across Canada are preparing for what has become known as "kitten season." Unwanted litters of kittens being dumped at humane societies, SPCAs or even in the street or woods has joined April showers and red robins as harbingers of spring. In fact, thousands and thousands of cats and dogs are ending up in Canadian animal shelters every year!

Ontario To Bob Barker: You're Wrong

CP | Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.27.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - TV personality and animal rights activist Bob Barker tried but failed Tuesday to convince the Ontario government not to bring back the sprin...

'Like Solitary Confinement in Siberia'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON -- A small group of demonstrators blocked traffic at Edmonton's Valley Zoo to protest what they say is poor treatment of the facility's lone ...

Toronto Elephants To Stay Put Until Cooler Weather

CBC | Huffington Post Canada Travel | Posted 09.21.2012 | Canada Travel

The trio of elephants at the Toronto Zoo won't be leaving town this summer. The organization tasked with transporting them to a Californi...

Bob Barker vs. The Calgary Stampede

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.04.2012 | Canada

CALGARY - For prominent animal rights activist and TV game show legend Bob Barker, no rodeo is a good rodeo.Despite efforts by the Calgary Stampede to...

Toronto Elephants Can't Move To California Yet: Group

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada Travel

TORONTO - Toronto Zoo staff finally got a look Wednesday at some records that had held up the transfer of three elephants to a U.S. sanctuary.But it's...

Bob Barker Says Trip To Calgary Stampede Appalling

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada

CALGARY - A prize giveaway from "The Price is Right" for a trip to two to mark the 100th anniversary of the Calgary Stampede has former host Bob Barke...

Let the Girls Be Elephants

Beverley Golden | Posted 07.28.2011 | Canada
Beverley Golden

There is much debate about the ideal climate and roaming space needed for elephants to thrive. The Toronto Zoo offers neither, and Bob Barker came to do something about it.