Sacramento SPCA Receives over $100,000 in Grants from PetSmart Charities® to Help Pets in Need Find

OCTOBER 30, 2018-SACRAMENTO, CA-Today, the Sacramento SPCA announced their receipt of two new grants of $50,000 and $51,821 from PetSmart Charities, the leading funder of animal welfare in North America. The grants are designed to increase intake and help the Sacramento SPCA transport and relocate pets so they can find forever homes. Since 2016, the Sacramento SPCA has transferred close to 1,000 animals from overburdened shelters in Northern California to their location in Sacramento. In 2018 alone, the Sacramento SPCA transferred 328 animals from Antioch Animal Services, Contra Costa County Animal Services, Placer SPCA, Stockton Animal Control, Sacramento County Animal Control, and weekly

California’s Animal Welfare Leaders Meet in Berkeley for 5th Annual Animal Welfare CEO Forum

SACRAMENTO, Calif., October 18, 2018 – The top dogs of 41 of California’s animal care and control agencies, SPCAs, and humane societies met in Berkeley earlier this month for the California Animal Welfare Association’s fifth-annual Animal Welfare CEO Forum. Thanks to the generous support of Wallis Annenberg and the Annenberg Foundation, California’s animal-welfare leaders came together to discuss the key issues facing animal shelters, animals, and communities across the state. “This year’s CEO Forum was particularly exciting because it was the first gathering of California’s animal-welfare leaders since the California Animal Control Directors Association and the State Humane Association of C

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California's animal care and control agencies, SPCAs, and humane societies are not directly affiliated with any of the national animal welfare organizations, such as Humane Society of the United States and American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.  Read more here.