Animal Stories

Doggie Pupcakes Recipe

Doggie Pupcakes Recipe

Staff member Wendy loves to treat the pooches in her life with these tasty “pupcakes.” Doggie Cupcakes Ingredients ½ cup rye flour (or whole wheat flour or brown rice flour) 1 teaspoon baking powder ⅓ cup canola oil ⅓ cup applesauce 1 egg 2 tablespoons...
A Home for the Holidays – An Adoption Story

A Home for the Holidays – An Adoption Story

Meet Pippa. The 7-month-old Australian Cattle Dog-mix was brought in as a frightened stray on Halloween. She had been found wandering near a gas station in Pennsdale. Nervous and unsure, she would move as far back into her kennel as she could get when a human...
Take Care, Old Friend – #GivingTuesday

Take Care, Old Friend – #GivingTuesday

End-of-life care. What a difficult topic, whether it involves humans or pets. On any given day, if you were to walk around the adoption floor at the Lycoming County SPCA, what would you see? Probably a large number of younger pets, full of vim and vigor. They tend to...
Just Hours to Live – Lost Kittens Saved – #GivingTuesday

Just Hours to Live – Lost Kittens Saved – #GivingTuesday

Nothing moves the hearts of staff more than when a nursing mother is brought in without her babies. “Where could the little ones be?” we wonder. “Can we go back to the area where the mother was found and search for the babies? How old are they? Will...