Feature Stories

  • A Happy Reunion for Lebbie and Sergeant Ryan

    December 14, 2021
    Lebbie is one of the very first Operation Baghdad Pups: Worldwide dogs to get a permit to travel to the U.S. since the CDC tightened import restrictions for dogs. We are thrilled to share that she has finally been reunited with her soldier, Army Sergeant Ryan. 
  • Rescue Flight Success

    December 14, 2021
    SPCA International proudly sponsored a November Pet Rescue Pilots flight to relocate 22 dogs from California to Victoria, BC. A truly beautiful partnership, three incredible organizations worked together to make this mission a success.
  • Holiday Gifts Simplified: SPCA International staff share their favorite pet-centric products.

    November 19, 2021
    Each November, SPCA International staff share their favorite pet products. We hope this year’s “Holiday Gift Staff Picks” give you a head start on your holiday shopping for all pets and pet-loving people on your holiday gift list.
  • Cathulhu Home for the Holidays

    November 19, 2021
    Do you remember Cathulhu and Sergeant Arielle? She has been in good company with several other cats waiting to be reunited with the U.S. military members who saved them. We are thrilled to share that the thoughtful cats in this video are all scheduled to arrive in the U.S. during Thanksgiving week!
  • Vaccination Clinic Honors World Rabies Day

    October 13, 2021
    SPCA International is a proud sponsor of Tanzania Animal Protection Organization’s World Rabies Day vaccine clinic. This incredible organization provides vaccines, veterinary care and animal welfare education to the local community.
  • Operation Military Pets: Keeping Pets out of Shelters and With their Military Families

    October 13, 2021
    SPCA International’s Operation Military Pets program provides grants directly to military families to help cover the expense of moving pets to new duty stations in the U.S. and abroad. This program keeps pets with the families who love them, keeping them out of shelters and helping families stay whole. This straightforward support means the world …
  • Cathulhu the Kitty is Safe

    October 13, 2021
    A huge THANK YOU to everyone who donated toward Cathulhu’s rescue! She is now safe in our care and receiving her required vaccinations. She should have all of her travel clearances by early November; then, she will reunite with Sergeant Arielle in the U.S.
  • Pet Rescue Pilots: Rescuing by Relocation

    September 16, 2021
    This month, SPCA International would like to shine a spotlight on our partner organization, Pet Rescue Pilots. Founded by pilots to help remove animals from overcrowded and high kill shelters, this group has done so much more. We are proud to support their life-saving work.
  • Veterinary Supply Aid: Supplies that Save Lives

    September 16, 2021
    SPCA International’s Veterinary Supply Aid program is a cornerstone of our work, delivering critically important veterinary supplies where they are needed most. Too often, veterinary supplies are unavailable or unaffordable in the countries where many of our partner organizations are based. That’s why we secure veterinary supply donations in the U.S. and arrange for …
  • Putnam County SPCA

    August 12, 2021
    SPCA International’s support for overseas animal welfare organizations is well known, but we also support critical animal welfare efforts here in the U.S. Putnam County SPCA is the only animal welfare organization operating in their county and we are proud to support their life-saving work.