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2013-07-11 12:28:25

HOUSTON, July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Houston SPCA and the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences have partnered to create a new program which exposes veterinary students to animal cruelty, neglect and trauma cases involving dogs, cats and other companion animals, horses and donkeys, farm animals, exotic animals and native wildlife. The partnership is considered the largest between an animal shelter and a veterinary school in the United States to...

2013-06-17 23:21:10

Park Cities Pet Sitter, Inc. has selected the Humane Society of Dallas County (dba Dog & Kitty City) and Big Fix for Big D as the two organizations that will receive monies and supplies from its “Presents 4 Pets” campaign. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Park Cities Pet Sitter, Inc. is joining forces with the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters (NAPPS) for the “Presents 4 Pets” campaign, a money and supply collection drive to benefit the shelter...

2013-02-22 20:21:25

LAKELAND, Fla., Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In partnership with Hillsborough Community College (HCC), SPCA Florida announced today that its McClurg Animal Medical Center has been selected as an official externship site for students enrolled in the Certified Veterinary Technology (CVT) program for the school. The two year Applied Sciences program, one of only six in Florida, requires veterinary technician students to participate in 240 hours of course work in approved veterinary...

2012-11-01 07:30:40

LAKELAND, Fla., Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SPCA Florida, leading the state in advancing animal health care and well-being, announced today that Sean Hawkins, former Director of Strategic Partnerships for American Humane Association, has accepted the new Chief Executive Officer position for the 33 year-old institution. "The opening of the state-of-the-art McClurg Animal Medical Center in September on the SPCA Florida campus and the forward-thinking leadership of the SPCA Florida Board of...

2011-08-05 00:00:30

SF SPCA is featuring the work of local printmaker Xavier Viramontes as the first artist to exhibit in the new Leanne B. Roberts Animal Care Center Gallery. An artist's reception will be held on August 11th. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 04, 2011 The San Francisco SPCA is pleased to announce its first art exhibition/benefit at the Leanne B. Roberts Animal Care Center Gallery, entitled "Characters, Friends and Neighbors." This new endeavor will get art on the walls of the beautiful...

2011-08-03 00:00:30

SF SPCA exceeded their goal of fixing 9,000 cats and dogs in a one-year period. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2011 The San Francisco SPCA is proud to announce that they surpassed the goal of 9,000 spay and neuter surgeries on cats and dogs between July 1, 2010 and June 30, 2011, the SF SPCA fiscal year. It was an ambitious goal and one which required the SF SPCA Spay/Neuter Clinic to operate seven days a week, 52 weeks of the year, with at least one surgeon and six support staff...

2011-05-13 00:00:30

Festive, dog-friendly cruise to support local children and canines. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) May 12, 2011 Family dogs are invited to be furry first mates on Sunday, June 12, when Hornblower Cruises & Events holds its annual Dog Day on the Bay cruise. The popular event is the one time each year that dogs cruise free with their owners, and this year's cruise navigates new philanthropic waters by benefitting the San Francisco SPCA's Puppy Dog Tales Reading Program for the first...

2011-04-23 00:00:31

SF SPCA to provide free spay and neuter procedures for Chihuahuas and Chihuahua mixes throughout May. The organization is also extending its $100 adoption offer for dogs under 20 pounds. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 22, 2011 The San Francisco SPCA has announced that it will offer free spay and neuter procedures for Chihuahuas and Chihuahua mixes for the entire month of May in an effort to curb overpopulation and abandonment of these adorable dogs. To kick-off the month-long...

2011-03-06 00:02:31

"Pit Fix Month" aims to provide free spay/neuter procedures to more than 150 pit bulls San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 04, 2011 After performing more than 550 free spay and neuter surgeries for San Francisco's cats and dogs in February, the San Francisco SPCA has declared March "Pit Fix Month" and is offering free spay/neuter procedures for the city's pit bull and pit mix populations. San Francisco residents can schedule appointments on a first-come, first-served basis with the SF...

2010-07-13 16:26:00

DALLAS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Time Warner Cable is ushering in the "dog days of summer" by teaming up with the SPCA of Texas to showcase adoptable dogs and cats on its newest on demand feature, PAWS on Demand, exclusively on North Texas On Demand. PAWS on Demand features short video clips of dogs and cats, as well as detailed information on adopting the pet through the SPCA of Texas' locations across the Dallas area. Digital Cable customers can view all adoptable pets on Paws on...