Feature Stories

  • SPCA International Awards $100,000 Grant to Lebanon Animal Shelter

    September 26, 2019
    SPCA International has awarded the largest grant in our history to a Lebanon shelter called Beirut for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (BETA). BETA will use the funds to construct a new state of the art shelter in Beirut, Lebanon.
  • Viral Video: Cat Plays I-Spy

    September 26, 2019
    All of us know pets that communicate as well as humans. Watch this furry feline’s attitude come to life with his owner’s rendition of I-Spy. See if you can find the “something blue” he is looking for. What could it be?
  • Serving Our Military Families

    August 23, 2019
    Victoria is a U.S. Army soldier, a single mother of two, and an animal lover. Her orders recently took her from North Carolina to South Korea!
  • Shelter Spotlight: AMA in Guatemala

    August 23, 2019
    SPCA International is excited to announce a new partner in Guatemala. AMA (Asociación de Amigos de los Animales) helps local individuals foster animals and educates people throughout the city.

    AMA’s founder shared that her original hope was to establish an animal shelter, but she didn’t have the funding. Today, she realizes this was a blessing in …

  • Video: Rescuing Ofelia

    August 21, 2019
    While visiting our partners AMA in Guatemala a dog was in urgent need of rescue. Watch Ofelia’s amazing transformation from a scared stray to a happy pup. You won’t want to miss this!
  • Video: Pup and Marine Reunite

    August 21, 2019
    This video will warm your heart! U.S. Marine Lance Corporal Morgan didn’t hesitate when Dani needed someone to care for her. They have come a long way from Eastern Europe, but they are together again in Pennsylvania. We wonder, will Dani’s tail will ever stop wagging?
  • Viral Video: Doggy Pool Party

    July 17, 2019
    Nothing says summer like a pool party. Watch as shelter dogs in Argentina are let loose at the pool. We can all identify with their rush to the cool water. Forget the sunscreen, these dogs are ready for a swim with their pals.
  • Shelter Spotlight: Campaign Against Cruelty to Animals Sierra Leone

    July 17, 2019
    Tom Sandi and a group of concerned citizens to found Campaign Against Cruelty to Animals Sierra Leone. Today, they provide food and medical care for animals and have reached thousands of people through their education efforts.
  • Spay and Neuter Success in Chernobyl

    June 26, 2019
    Thanks to many generous sponsors, approximately 500 dogs of Chernobyl received critical medical treatment this month.

    June 25, 2019
    As you roll out the barbeque and fireworks, don’t forget your pet’s safety! July 5th is one of the busiest days for shelters across the country with a 30% increase in lost pets because many spooked pets flee their homes amidst explosions and smoke. This video rounds up some of the best 4th of July …