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Placer SPCA offers microchip clinics

We all know microchips greatly increase the chances that you’ll get your pet back if he/she is lost or stolen, but a microchip only works if its contact information is accura ...

Placer SPCA to eventually move into larger facility

Placer SPCA has purchased land for a new-and-improved animal shelter in Roseville, which it expects to move into in about three years, having outlived its current facility. The ne ...

Dog thrown from moving vehicle in Roseville

On Sunday, July 15, a truck driving on Blue Oaks Boulevard lost its canine passenger in what appeared to be an attempt to outrun a changing traffic light, according to the Placer S ...

Placer SPCA seeks donations for pet food program

The cupboards are nearly bare for the Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals’ Food Assistance Program. The organization is urgently seeking donations of dry ...

Fireworks – fun for you, frightening for pets

Humans may have a blast celebrating the 4th of July, but the flashes, cracks and booms of fireworks can be very frightening for pets. The Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruel ...

School Bulletin: Kids write about love for animals

Kids write about love for animals Heritage Oak Elementary School student Gracie Mae, of Roseville, recently won a poster and writing contest sponsored by the Placer SPCA, which as ...

Placer SPCA shows its appreciation for military members

May is Military Appreciation Month, and the Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is offering a discount on adoption fees for military personnel. “While, w ...

Placer SPCA presents workshop about lifetime pet care

  The Placer SPCA will offer a free workshop, “Planning for Your Pet through Estate Planning” Tuesday, May 14, at Sun City, Roseville. Attendees will learn whethe ...

Placer SPCA recognizes heroes

The Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals annually recognizes individuals, organizations and animals that make extraordinary contributions to strengthening the hu ...

Placer SPCA gets by with a little help from its friends

Last year, the Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals had 493 volunteers who dedicated a total of 84,739 hours. That equates to an additional 40 full-time employee ...