Feature Stories

  • Keeping Wild Animals Safe

    October 20, 2020
    Here at SPCA International, we often focus on dogs and cats, but wild animals are important too. As animal lovers, there are many ways we can observe wild animals while still keeping them safe. Read on to learn about how everyone can take responsibility for wild animals, while still getting to experience them firsthand.
  • Operation Military Pets Program Keeps Military Families Whole

    October 20, 2020
    Military families sacrifice so much for our country, so SPCA International is proud to support them through the Operation Military Pets program. We are excited to be celebrating the 2,000th grant awarded to help move furry family members to new military duty stations and keep these dedicated families whole.
  • SPCA International Gives 2,000 Grants for Military Pet Transport

    October 15, 2020
    SPCA International is honored and proud to have reached the milestone of 2,000 grants awarded to keep pets with their military pet parents, even when costly pet transport is involved to overseas duty locations. These are just a few of the recent families we have kept together.
  • Shelter Struggles as COVID-19 Continues

    September 28, 2020
    Animal shelters and rescue groups all over the world continue to struggle with the effects of COVID-19. That’s why SPCA International is proud to be providing emergency support to dozens of groups on the front lines of rescuing, feeding and sheltering animals. One group, Sneha’s Care in Nepal, recently shared their tough reality. Though every …
  • Beirut Disaster Response–SPCA International Partners Spring Into Action

    August 12, 2020
    Our hearts are broken for the people of Beirut. The recent explosion there killed hundreds of people and injured thousands. Fortunately, SPCA International’s partner organization BETA Lebanon sprung into immediate action to care for animals in the wake of this disaster.
  • Tahlequah the Orca: Motherhood Possible Again

    August 12, 2020
    Tahlequah is expecting again and here at SPCA International we are all rooting for her. With up to an 18 month gestation period and high pregnancy failure rates, Tahlequah still has a long way to go, but the world is watching.
  • Slaughterhouse Rescues

    August 12, 2020
    Thanks to an outpouring of support to combat the dog meat trade, SPCA International was able to provide support for partners in China that are on the frontlines and rescuing dogs from slaughterhouses. Watch as over 50 slaughterhouse survivors arrive at one of our partner shelters.
  • Tween Generously Donates to SPCA International

    July 13, 2020
    When 12 year old Lev’s dog Mojo lost his dog tag during the COVID-19 lockdown, Lev made him a new one with his 3-D printer and an idea was born. Lev had the idea to print more dog tags and donate the proceeds. He started researching animal welfare groups and loved what he saw about …
  • Updates from Bushfire Response Down Under

    June 17, 2020
    The Australia bushfires early in 2020 may seem like a distant memory, but animal welfare groups are still hard at work. Thanks to many generous SPCA International supporters, we were able to respond quickly to help local groups provide food, water, shelter and veterinary care to affected animals. We also committed to provide long-term support …
  • VIDEO: Peru Kittens Find Forever Homes

    June 16, 2020
    Last month we activated the SPCA International community to help care for four tiny kittens that were rescued in Peru. We were concerned when tiny Atiq struggled to put on weight, but now Atiq and his siblings are all safe in their forever homes.