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What to Do If You Find Kittens Outside

What to Do If You Find Kittens Outside

Well, kitten season is upon us. And while kittens are remarkably cute, they are also very vulnerable and need a lot of care to survive. Did you know that on a typical spring and summer day, the Lycoming County SPCA may receive as many as fifteen kittens, sometimes...
Life is Short, but Sweet for Certain

Life is Short, but Sweet for Certain

Life may be short, but it is sweet for certain. Just ask Charlotte. You see, Charlotte was blessed to grow up with a great mom. Her mother was an outside cat when Charlotte and her three brothers were born. Though her mom had to battle unpredictable weather and food...
Hector Finds Home at Last

Hector Finds Home at Last

Could it be that 2020 would find Hector safe and settled in a new home? As 2019 dwindled to a close, it seemed unlikely. The tan beef boy had been our longest resident in the dog area for quite some time. Many other hard-to-place dogs got adopted into loving forever...
Send Shelter Pets Holiday Love

Send Shelter Pets Holiday Love

“The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.” -Burton Hills The pets at the Lycoming County SPCA would love to be all wrapped up in their new forever family this Christmas. But even if they...
Dog Delivers Twelve Puppies

Dog Delivers Twelve Puppies

Happy Giving Tuesday! The day has finally arrived, and we have saved our piece de resistance for last. Today’s story features one of our most exciting shelter stories of the year. Drumroll….and…. It was early and it was steamy one morning this past...
A Survival Story

A Survival Story

Looking up into a cage full of metal. Faces peering down, talking, examining, looking concerned. Sienna’s life had taken a major turn in the last twenty-four hours. Earlier that day, she had been living in her owner’s home, a home that she had likely...
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