Feature Stories

  • First Spanish Greyhounds Arrive at New Shelter

    March 22, 2022
    SPCA International is a proud supporter of a new shelter in Spain! The facility is dedicated to the care of Spanish Greyhounds, known as Galgos. Our longtime partner organization, SOS Galgos, is thrilled to share this heartwarming video of their first arrivals.
  • Women in Animal Welfare Spotlight: Alexandra Sava

    March 22, 2022
    March is Women’s History Month, so what better time to celebrate women in animal welfare? Women are the driving force behind animal welfare initiatives throughout the globe and we see them at the helm of truly life-saving work. Alexandra is just one of these women. 
  • Afghanistan Rescues Arrive Safely

    February 15, 2022
    After months of careful coordination, 285 dogs and cats have arrived from Afghanistan! By far our most complicated rescue yet, we are incredibly grateful to every single person who helped save these animals’ lives. Hundreds if not thousands of people have stepped up to keep these dogs and cats safe. Every single donor, volunteer and …
  • Work Begins on “Cat Island”

    February 15, 2022
    Our incredible partners in Brazil trapped and sterilized 55 cats abandoned on an island off the coast of Rio. Even more exciting than this initial success, they have received approval from authorities to set up a shelter for the cats and they will frequently refresh food and water.
  • Spay and Neuter Success

    February 15, 2022
    This February, SPCA International is designating $100,000 to spay and neuter efforts around the globe. Among many other successful campaigns, our Middle East team recently held a successful spay and neuter event with our partners from the UK embassy in Baghdad.
  • Mission Possible: Afghanistan

    January 20, 2022
    Today, as our rescue partners around the world prepare for this monumental flight to finally take place, we are proud to share the events and spotlight the many efforts that have set the stage for animal rescue history to be made. We are very proud of our role in this historic rescue and how far …
  • Operation Baghdad Pups: Worldwide

    January 6, 2022
    Thank you to everyone who recently donated for the care of pups waiting overseas to be reunited with the soldiers who love them. Though they haven’t made it to their soldier’s homes yet, we are happy to share this sweet interview with a soldier who has been reunited with his pup.
  • Zoey’s New Lease on Life

    January 6, 2022
    Zoey is the sweet pup who had a huge wound covering her back. Thanks to your outpouring of support, Zoey received the medicine and care she needed to heal. Today, Zoey is happy in her new home in Germany, where she has a yard to play in and receives endless love.
  • Your Generosity in 2021

    December 20, 2021
    As the year comes to a close, we are reflecting on all we have accomplished here at SPCA International. We are proud of our work, and we hope you are too. The truth is, none of what we do would be possible without generous people like you.
  • Look at Her Now!

    December 14, 2021
    Do you remember Elena? Last December we told you about the terrible abuse she and her puppies had suffered. It was truly one of the most heartbreaking cases we had ever seen. Now, Elena is proof that no dog is beyond saving. Check out her amazing transformation!