Tag Archives: SPCA

Local pet shelters assist with hurricane relief

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Texas shelters are preparing for a wave of lost and displaced pets. They’ll need room, so other shelters are taking in animals to help make space – including at least two local ones. KRON4 reports that the San Francisco SPCA (which has a branch in the Mission) and Muttville senior dog rescue are among those...
Image shows dog with her owners.

Stolen Puppy Found Safe

Violet, a brown-and-white terrier mix puppy stolen from the SPCA last month, has been found. According to a press release from the San Francisco SPCA, an employee spotted Violet with a woman on Market and Guerrero streets on Nov. 2. The employee called the police, who arrested the woman on charges of drug possession and parole violation. It’s not clear...