Touch the lives of animals in need


Charity # 1189 46888 RR0001

GVAC was founded in 1973 and since then has been a leader in animal rescue in Victoria and area. It was founded as a volunteer organization and continues to be run entirely by dedicated and loyal volunteers and our goal is and always will be to put as close to 100% as possible of all funds collected to the rescue and care of companion animals.

Community is vital and working together is the key to success, whether it is with other rescue organizations or with people who simply love animals and want to help… read more


Our Spay & Neuter Fund
GVAC Rescue's mandate is spaying and neutering

yang1 We pledge $50 towards a spay or neuter. The SPCA also offers a low income spay/neuter program. While we cannot offer a voucher to them, they do charge a flat rate of $75.00 for either procedure. You can reach them at 250-388-7722 or victoria@spca.bc.ca.... Read More


To proceed with this program, contact the Greater Victoria Animal Crusaders at programs@gvacrescue.com
Our Low Income Veterinarian Fund
If you're low Income, options exist for your family

winston crush1 Most of the vets within Victoria, Sidney and all over the island honour our vouchers, and it might be worth it to call around as some vets are less expensive than others. You will then be asked to book an appointment at one of the vets and let them know that GVAC is helping you. Email us or have a vet's office email us to request funding. If you are approved for funding, we then provide a voucher to your vet. ... Read More


To proceed with this program, contact the Greater Victoria Animal Crusaders at programs@gvacrescue.com
Our Feral Cat Assistance Program
What exactly is a Feral Cat?

Feral Cat Feral cats are a growing concern in cities across Canada be­cause they multiply quickly and spread diseases to other felines. Cats breed rapidly and one cat and its offspring can produce 420,000 cats in seven years, with two or three litters per year. The volunteers of Greater Victoria Animal Crusad­ers and Dee’s Orphan Kitten Fund work to make a better life for these cats. Most feral cats live less than 2 or 3 years if they manage to survive beyond kitten hood.... Read More


To proceed with this program, contact the Greater Victoria Animal Crusaders at programs@gvacrescue.com