Feature Stories

  • Wildlife Ambulance Funded by SPCA International Helps Save Lives

    August 12, 2021
    SPCA International is excited to share that our past support of WA Wildlife in Australia continues to save lives. With funding from the SPCA International community, the Wildlife Rescue Team began using the Wildlife Ambulance just six months ago.
  • 17 Dogs Being Rescued Ahead of CDC Ban

    July 13, 2021
    Last month we shared the sudden news that the CDC would be banning dogs coming from over 100 countries. We asked for the help of the SPCA International community to help our team expedite travel plans for seventeen pups in our Operation Baghdad Pups: Worldwide program. Thanks to many generous supporters, these pups made it …
  • Improving Conditions in Brazil

    July 13, 2021
    Check out this heartwarming message of gratitude from SPCA International partner organization Oito Vidas. Located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this group focuses on community education, trap-neuter-vaccinate-release programs and adoption to improve conditions for animals without homes of their own.
  • Saving Horses from Slaughter

    July 13, 2021
    Every year tens of thousands of horses and burros are sent out of the U.S for slaughter. Fortunately, a bill moving through congress will make it harder to transport horses to Canada and Mexico for slaughter. SPCA International is proud to stand with other animal welfare groups in support of this legislation.
  • Lemonade “Give-Back” Donations Total $295,785!

    July 13, 2021
    Lemonade, an innovative home and renters insurance company, is donating $295,785 to SPCAI as part of their Lemonade Giveback program, made possible by their customers unused premium payments. This generous grant will provide life-saving care, rescue, shelter construction, and disaster relief aid for animals in over 40 countries across six continents.
  • Adopt a Shelter Cat Month!

    June 8, 2021
    Calling all cat lovers. June is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month. Every spring, thousands of kittens are born, adding to the number of cats in need of loving homes. Shelters across the globe have cats of all personalities and at all stages of life. From fluffy kittens to mature felines, there’s a perfect cat for …
  • Relief for India as COVID-19 Continues

    June 8, 2021
    In May, SPCA International turned to supporters to help shelters and rescue organizations in India. A pandemic surge there has caused worsening conditions for animals and increased difficulty for their caretakers. Thank you to everyone who donated to support these incredible animal welfare partner organizations.
  • Education in Romania: Changing attitudes one child at a time

    June 8, 2021
    SPCA International has supported numerous education initiatives, but beginning now, we will dedicate one grant each month specifically for educational programs. We are thrilled to launch this initiative with a grant to Sava’s Safe Haven and look forward to supporting education initiatives across the globe each month. The Sava’s Safe Haven program is an excellent …
  • Beirut Shelter Nears Completion

    May 18, 2021
    SPCA International partner shelter, BETA Lebanon, received an eviction notice in 2018 that put them on a path to build a state-of-the-art shelter to house the over 800 animals in their care. Today, the finishing touches are being added to this innovative shelter, but we are excited to announce that the “Senior Sanctuary” supported by …
  • Keeva is Safe!

    May 17, 2021
    Keeva is an Operation Baghdad Pups: Worldwide success story, thanks to many generous individuals. Staff Sergeant Renee rescued tiny Keeva as she was being abused and couldn’t imagine leaving her behind to suffer in the Middle East. Now, they’ll have a lifetime of love and happiness together.