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Barn Cats Find Cozy Homes

Barn Cats Find Cozy Homes

It’s back … and by back, we mean Giving Tuesday, the International Day of Giving. Held every Tuesday after Thanksgiving, it falls on December 1st this year. And for supporters of the Lycoming County SPCA, that means an annual dose of heartwarming Giving...
Chicken Rescued from the Streets

Chicken Rescued from the Streets

So, just how did Betsy the chicken end up in the back of a police car? Let’s just say that the little lady arrived at the Lycoming County SPCA in style. She was escorted by not just one, no, but two police vehicles. The plucky chicken had been found wandering as...
Ready for Love: Brutus’ Story

Ready for Love: Brutus’ Story

You know how it goes. Sometimes, a particular dog or cat (or guinea pig, or bunny, or horse, or parrot) just catches your heart in an extra special way. Brutus has become that dog for many of our staff and volunteers. He is sweet, sweet, sweet, “a real...
Guinea Pigs Saved from the Hot Streets

Guinea Pigs Saved from the Hot Streets

It was during one of the hottest weeks of the summer when we received a phone call from a plumbing company in town. “There is a guinea pig…living under our trailer,” the plumber on the other end of the phone explained, “and try as we might, we...
Tips for Pet Owners for the Fourth of July

Tips for Pet Owners for the Fourth of July

Did you know that shelters across America see a surge of lost pets on the Fourth of July? Fireworks, picnics, and travel can cause pets to become disoriented and frightened. Here are some tips for both before and during the holiday to keep your pet safe. Before the...
A Fairytale Ending for Shut-Down Baby

A Fairytale Ending for Shut-Down Baby

A landlord’s policy was the magic key for Baby. Baby had been at the Lycoming County SPCA for almost two years and was nearing her seventeenth, yes, seventeenth birthday. Many potential adopters and other cats had come and gone, yet Baby remained. It was not...