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Richmond SPCA pledges to shelter animals: I’ll be there for you

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

With Thanksgiving approaching, many people have asked us if we’ll be pushing to clear our humane center before the holiday. On the contrary, in the days leading up to Thursday,….

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Four dogs rescued from the Bahamas arrive at the Richmond SPCA

Rescued Bahamian dogs arrive safely at the Richmond SPCA

Friday, October 11, 2019

Before Hurricane Dorian made landfall on the US mainland over Labor Day weekend, the Richmond SPCA brought pets into our care from two Florida shelters, and today we are again….

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blog graphic for National Microchipping Month

The importance of microchipping your pet

Sunday, June 30, 2019

For anyone who has ever lost or found a pet, you will most likely hear about “microchips.” The misconception lingers that a microchip acts as a GPS tracker. Unfortunately, for….

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Infographic: I found kittens. Now what?

A heartbreaking story with a vital lesson about neonatal kittens

Friday, June 14, 2019

There are times when, even after all the years I have worked for the Richmond SPCA, I am still awed by our people, both staff members and volunteers, And, to….

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Ranger’s rescue

Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Meet Ranger. He’s an adorable 9-month-old pup with sparkling, soulful puppy dog eyes. He was adopted last week into a wonderful, loving family and has bonded particularly closely with his four-legged….

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Bottle baby kittens transferred from Hopewell Animal Services

We are proud partners of animal control agencies

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

In honor of National Animal Control Appreciation Week, Ellen Harrison, coordinator of transfers, gives an inside look at the Richmond SPCA’s partnerships with animal control agencies statewide. We partner with….

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An island dog with an embedded collar gets a second chance at the Richmond SPCA

Thursday, November 01, 2018

On October 7, 2018, The Richmond SPCA transferred three dogs from Turks and Caicos into its care. These three dogs have made an incredible journey, but one dog in particular,….

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