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How to Potty Train a Puppy

Puppy training: How to Potty Train a Puppy

Congratulations, you’ve made the leap and adopted your first puppy! As you may well know you are in for quite a wild ride as you get acquainted with your new addition over the coming months.

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Junior Service Workshop

The juniors learned about the care involved in owning a pet bird and why shelters promote bird adoptions versus purchasing a bird from the pet store.

Dog Vaccinations What You Need To Know

Dog Vaccinations: What You Need to Know

With all the information and misinformation floating around regarding dog vaccinations, we felt it was important to give you a rundown on what you really need to know to protect your canine companion.


We are in Need of Dedicated Volunteers

Do you have a love for children and a passion for teaching? The Central California SPCA is looking for dedicated volunteers to help us spread our message in the Central Valley.

5 Reasons to Adopt a Senior Pet - Fresno Animal Shelter

5 Reasons to Adopt a Senior Pet

Walking into an animal shelter can be overwhelming with all the choices of pets available: dogs, cats, kittens, puppies, a variety of breeds, colors, temperaments, ages, etc. Most people tend to be attracted to puppies and kittens, because, well they are adorable. Who could not resist their cute little faces?

How to Become a Foster Parent - Fresno Animal Shelter

How To Become A Foster Parent & Foster a Dog or Cat

At the CCSPCA we often have animals that are too young to be adopted, have an illness or injury, waiting for transport to another humane society or cannot adapt well to the shelter environment that need special care.


Pet Safety Tips for the Holiday Season

Keeping your furry family members safe during this time of year can be difficult. There are many new things introduced to their living space that can look tempting. Here’s a list of things you can do to make sure your pets are safe this season


Top 10 Reasons to Adopt an Older Dog

If you are looking for a new best friend who is already trained and doesn’t scratch or chew everything in sight, please consider adopting an older dog.

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2014 Essay/Bookmark Contest Winners

The CCSPCA celebrated “Be Kind to Animals Week” on May 10th by hosting an award ceremony for our 2014 Essay/Bookmark Contest winners. We appreciate all the entries submitted and want to thank all the participating teachers who have worked with us in order to provide a humane perspective to their students.

CCSPCA Student Essay/Bookmark Contest

In preparation of the upcoming ASPCA Rahcel Ray 100K Challenge and our efforts to reunite more lost pets with their owners than ever before, we are pleased to announce the opening of our annual Essay/Bookmark Contest featuring the important life saving topic of microchips.

What To Do After You Adopt A Pet

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