A Message from Executive Director Jill Vacchina Dobbs

A message from Jill Vacchina Dobbs, executive director at the SPCA of Northern Nevada.


SPCA of Northern Nevada Adopts Out All Available Pets During Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days

Read happy tales from this year's Maddie's Pet Adoption Days virtual event!


My First Pregnant Cat Foster

Learn about this foster's first experience helping a pregnant cat give birth.


Man standing with dog in front of a graffiti wall.

Volunteer Appreciation Week 2020

A note to, and about, our the amazing volunteers at the SPCA of Northern Nevada.


Meet Rebecca

Learn more about our volunteer and staff member duo, who go above and beyond to make sure our PetSmart program is a success!


Photo of Cathy and Alyssa standing next to a cat inside a crate, smiling.

Meet Cathy and Alyssa

Learn more about our volunteer and staff member duo, who go above and beyond to make sure our PetSmart program is a success!


Executive Director Jill holding a basketball and touching noses with a puppy.

2019 Community Impact Report

Our 2019 Community Impact Report reveals a record-breaking year for adoptions and life-saving efforts!


Legends at Sparks Marina

November 2019 Sponsor of the Month

The Outlets at Legends in Sparks, Nevada are a proud supporter of the SPCA of Northern Nevada!


Murphy Plastic Surgery and Medical Spa

October 2019 Sponsor of the Month

Murphy Plastic Surgery and Medical Spa is a family-owned business and proud supporter of the SPCA of Northern Nevada.


A volunteer duo consisting of a mom and son holding a german shepherd outside.

The Gideon Family – Volunteer Highlight

The Gideons consistently go above and beyond in helping us improve the lives of homeless animals in our community.