spcaLA Deploys to Caldor Fire

Los Angeles, CA — Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles’ (spcaLA) Disaster Animal Response Team (DART) deployed to El Dorado County, California to assist with the care of animals displaced by the Caldor Fire. spcaLA DART caring for displaced animals of the Caldor Fire Responding to a statewide California Governor’s Office…

Outbreaks of Canine Influenza and Leptospirosis Affect Area Dogs

spcaLA urges vaccinations prior to boarding pets Los Angeles, CA — In an emailed Animal Health Alert on Friday, the Los Angeles County Department of Health, Veterinary Public Health, reported higher-than-average cases of Leptospirosis, a pathogenic bacteria, in dogs (51 confirmed cases), as well as the largest outbreak of Canine Influenza Virus H3N2 (10 confirmed cases,…

spcaLA Asserts: Donate Locally!

spcaLA not affiliated with ASPCA Los Angeles, CA — This morning, a story about the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals’ (ASPCA) aired on CBS This Morning outlining the truth of the organization’s fundraising and spending practices. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles (spcaLA) is not surprised to hear…

Keep Pets Cool When Temps Rise

Los Angeles, CA — Looks like summer has arrived and is here to stay. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles (spcaLA) urges all pet companions to take preventative measures to protect their pets during this and future heatwaves. Adoptable dog, Mamba cools off at spcaLA South Bay Pet Adoption Center Protect your…

Safety Tips for Pets on the Fourth

Los Angeles, CA — It’s that time of year again. While some love the professional and amateur fireworks diplays that can be seen throughout Los Angeles, many pet parents shudder at the thought. Loud noises from fireworks can distress people and pets alike. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles (spcaLA) asks the…

Low Cost Vaccine Clinic Saturday, June 26th

Los Angeles, CA — Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles (spcaLA) is hosting a Low Cost Vaccine & Microchip Clinic on Saturday, June 26th from 10am to 2pm at the spcaLA PD Pitchford Companion Animal Village & Education Center, 7700 E. Spring Street in Long Beach. At Saturday’s clinic, spcaLA Medical Staff…

Surf’s Up Adoptions – EXTENDED!

Los Angeles, CA — Our shelter pets are ready for Summer! To celebrate, pet adoption fees are $25 now until June 30th at Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles (spcaLA). Reduced adoption fees are for qualified adopters (exclusions may apply). Interested adopters may visit spcaLA.com/adopt and click ‘Apply to Adopt’. Pet adoptions are…

Importer Abandons Sick Puppy

CDC issues temporary dog importation ban to go into effect July 14th Los Angeles, CA — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) denied a litter of six Yorkshire Terrier puppies entry to the United States at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on June 8, 2021. The litter, hand-carried on a Turkish Air flight…