Feature Stories

  • Rescuing Pups from the Meat Trade

    June 21, 2022
    SPCA International is proud to support Bo Ai Animal Rescue Center and Plush Bear’s Shelter in their efforts to rescue dogs from the meat trade in China. We are committed to helping them rescue and provide food, shelter and veterinary care for pups destined for slaughter.
  • Dogs and Soldiers will Reunite Thanks to Relaxed CDC Rules 

    June 14, 2022
    We are thrilled to announce that the CDC will relax restrictions on the import of dogs from over 100 countries! After a year of complicated and costly rescues, this news means SPCA International will be able to reunite soldiers and pups faster and more efficiently. Our Operation Baghdad Pups: Worldwide program persevered during the restrictions, …
  • Portugal Spayathon Success!

    June 14, 2022
    SOS Algarve Animals, in Portugal just completed a successful spayathon with the support of SPCA International. With a team of international volunteers, they sterilized nearly 300 cats, preventing the future birth of thousands of unwanted kittens and immeasurable suffering.
  • Brady’s Journey

    May 26, 2022
    Brady is a sweet boy who had a five-pound tumor on his face. Despite being told they had to euthanize him, rescuers and veterinarians at Good World Animal Rescue in Azerbaijan didn’t give up. Brady’s story is one of incredible transformation and the power of hope and determination.
  • Taking a Stand Against Dog and Cat Meat

    May 26, 2022
    A heartfelt thank you to everyone who donated to support our partners in China who are fighting against the dog and cat meat trade. With your generous support, they are treating recently rescued animals and working to put a stop to this terrible practice.
  • New Technology Saves Lives

    May 26, 2022
    WA Wildlife, an SPCA International partner in Australia, has created an incredible system called the Wildlife Resource Portal. We are thrilled to have helped fund this innovative custom-built software that links wildlife rescuers, veterinarians and rehabilitators to serve animals in need better.
  • Ina Clark Joins SPCA International as Executive Director

    April 25, 2022
    SPCA International is thrilled to announce Ina Clark as our new Executive Director! Ms. Clark comes to us with a background rich in nonprofit leadership and development. She specializes in communication, relationship building and financial development. With over 20 years of experience, we are confident she will lead SPCA International to advance the safety and …
  • Ukrainian Refugee Pets and People

    April 20, 2022
    SPCA International is proud to support animal-loving Ukrainians. We continue to support partner organizations as they have worked tirelessly to support Ukrainian pets and families as they cross Ukrainian borders to safety in neighboring countries.
  • Dogs Begin their Long Journey Home

    April 20, 2022
    A huge THANK YOU to everyone who stepped up with a donation for the adopted military pups that have been stuck overseas for weeks or months. All thirty-two dogs will make their way to Canada in the coming days, and some have already arrived!
  • Welcoming Ukrainian Refugees in Romania

    March 22, 2022
    Thank you to everyone who stepped up with a donation for Ukrainian refugee pets. A true testament to the bond between pets and their humans, many families continue to arrive at border crossings with their beloved pets. Your support means refugees are met by SPCA International partners providing veterinary care, pet food, blankets, crates and …