SPCA announces new extended hours

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 26, 2016 SPCA of Wake County extends adoption hours year-round Now open on Thursdays and for an extra hour on Sundays at our Pet Adoption Center  (Raleigh, NC) – The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty … Continued

Thank you: Your money doubled

CareFirst Animal Hospital offered a challenge.  You accepted and have blown us all away! The veterinary practice offered to match each dollar donated to the SPCA of Wake County for two months, through July 31 — with up to $100,000 in donated … Continued

SPCA of Wake County sets historic adoption record

SPCA of Wake County makes history during “Clear the Shelters” The SPCA of Wake County celebrated 88 adoptions in one day, July 23rd, 2016 during the nation-wide “Clear the Shelters” Campaign.  The non-profit animal welfare organization joined WRAL-TV, the North Carolina … Continued

SPCA Dog Walk T-Shirts Are Here

We hope you’re as excited for the K9-3K Dog Walk & Woofstock as we are! SPCA Dog Walk T-Shirts Are Here The K9-3K Dog Walk & Woofstock T-shirts are in and they look great — even Logan thinks so! You … Continued

Your Dog Wants You to Read This

Countdown to the Largest Dog Event In North Carolina FACT: The SPCA is here to speak on behalf of animals. We know what we’re talking about when we claim your dog wants to attend this event. The K9-3K Dog Walk is … Continued

We Stand Against Cruelty

  Things are changing. Sometimes change can happen so slowly you don’t recognize it until something really dramatic happens – like some woman from Cary, NC posting on her Facebook page a photograph of her Chocolate Labrador, with a duct-taped … Continued


We all know about Black Friday, and Cyber Monday… this year the SPCA’s homeless pets are part of Giving Tuesday.   If we lived in a different world, I wouldn’t be writing this blog right now. We live in the … Continued