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October 2019 Sponsor of the Month

October 10, 2019

  Muphy Plastic Surgery and Medical Spa is a family-owned business and proud supporter of the SPCA of Northern Nevada. Here is why they support homeless animals:  “We have had animals in our lives for as long as I can remember. From every stray on the street, to the rat in chemistry class, caring for…

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Texaco’s Journey

October 7, 2019

Part 1, Texaco’s Rescue Texaco was starved, dehydrated, and heavily pregnant when she, along with many other dogs, was rescued from an unfortunate hoarding situation. The owner had passed away, and the pups were left to fend for themselves without food or water for weeks before they were discovered. ⁣ ⁣ When Texaco arrived at…

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SPCA 2019 Spooktacular

October 4, 2019

  (Please contact Laura@spcanevada.org if you would like a PDF of this poster to hang up in the community! Are you a business and want to help? You can run a fun staff-candy-drive at your office! Or, your staff can get set up to volunteer for this event! Please contact us.) About the Spooktacular Event!…

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Please Join the SPCA of Northern Nevada to Protect Washoe County Pets

September 17, 2019

  Now is the time for all pet lovers and consumer advocates to join together and ask our government representatives to enact a retail pet sales ordinance. Recently, the owners of two Washoe County pet stores were indicted on felony charges involving animal cruelty and illegal veterinary practices. Click here to read the article. The Reno…

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Please Join the SPCA of Northern Nevada to Protect Washoe County Pets

September 17, 2019

Now is the time for pet lovers and consumer advocates to band together and ask our government representatives to enact a retail pet sales ordinance. Recently, the owners of two Washoe County pet stores were indicted on felony charges involving animal cruelty and illegal veterinary practices. Click here to read the article. The Reno City…

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The Gideon Family – Volunteer Highlight

September 12, 2019

Meet the Gideon family! Anne, Gabe, Mike and Maze, their two-year-old German Shepherd, have been volunteering with us for three years. Collectively, they have totaled over 1,433 hours. In fact, as soon as Gabe, age 17, cleared 250 hours, he became the SPCA’s first “Superstar Minor,” officially granting him permission to walk green and yellow…

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One Nevada Credit Union – September Sponsor of the Month

September 12, 2019

“People that have pets suffer from less depression, they have lower blood pressure, and their health is better. When you help your health, you help your finances.”⁣ – Lisa Jansen, Assistant Vice President Community Engagement for One Nevada Credit Union. ⁣ A huge thank you to our Sponsor of the Month One Nevada Credit Union for…

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4 Ways Your Cat Talks to You With Their Body

September 11, 2019

by Dayna Genio Did you know cats use body language as their main form of communication? Here’s 4 things to look out for to better understand how your feline friend is feeling. 1. Look at your cat’s tail. Dogs often wag their tails when they’re happy, so it must be the same for cats, right?…

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We’re looking for a marketing intern

July 18, 2019

SPCA of Northern Nevada Marketing Internship Do you love animals? Do you enjoy writing, photography, design, and canoodling puppies and kittens? If you’re passionate, or even curious, about a career in the non-profit world and want to learn more about the ins and outs of how an animal welfare organization operates, then this is the…

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What Fostering an Anxious Dog Taught Me About Life and Love

July 16, 2019

What am I THINKING?! This is INSANE! I glanced into my rearview mirror to check on the terrified German Shepherd in my back seat. The one I had to pick up into my arms and hoist into my car. The one that panicked as soon as we began driving, frantically seeking an escape before ultimately…

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