Dog on a Diet: Ray Ray’s final chapter

It is with heavy hearts that we share that Ray Ray the dog passed away on Sunday afternoon due to a sudden and unexpected deterioration of his condition and a cardiovascular heart, lung, or circulatory event. Ray Ray was making … Continued

Dog on a Diet: Ray Ray’s weight loss journey

How To Help Ray Ray: Donate to the nonprofit, no-kill SPCA of Wake County and help care for survivors of animal cruelty. PLEASE GIVE NOW Join the SPCA Dog Walk. This important event is a fun day that save lives. SIGN UP HERE April … Continued

What to do when you find a lost dog

April 2, 2017 – Minnie, a 4-5 month old puppy that was staying in a foster home through the SPCA of Wake County is currently missing. She got loose Saturday afternoon/evening April 1st from Walking Stick Trail in Raleigh, near … Continued

Samantha’s Story: SPCA dog found in Indiana

Samantha’s story is a perfect example of how community support and rescue cooperation can save lives! Samantha was first adopted from the SPCA of Wake County in January of 2009. Last November, she was picked up as a stray in … Continued

Veteran fights for her life and for her dogs

Our mission at the SPCA is to create a more humane community where every adoptable animal has a home.  Yes, we are an animal welfare organization, but we are also an organization passionate about people. We hear sad stories and … Continued

Your donations at work: Skittles and Sydney

There are many well-known mother and daughter pairs – Sophia and Dorothy, Lorelai and Rory, Skittles and Sydney. Wait, you say you’ve never heard of that last pair? Well Skittles and Sydney are the SPCA’s happiest, fluffiest duo. We thought … Continued