Education Archives | Central California SPCA, Fresno, CA
Poison Prevention Week Tips

Poison Prevention Week Tips

To raise awareness about Animal Poison Prevention week, March 20 thru 26, 2016, here are some simple steps to remember in a poison ingestion emergency.

How To Brush Dogs Teeth

How Do I Brush My Dog’s Teeth?

You do it every day, but the thought of brushing your dog’s teeth makes many of us feel nervous and uncomfortable. We’re here to tell you that it can be easy and fun if you know what you’re doing, so read on and you’ll learn how to brush your dog’s teeth to retain his fresh breath and healthy smile.

What Are the Signs of Parvo

What Are the Signs of Parvo & What You Need to Do

While proper vaccination has significantly decreased the incidence of canine parvovirus (CPV), it is still one of the most common causes of death in puppies and young dogs. It’s important to be able to recognize the signs of parvo in order to take the necessary measures to help your pup.

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass and Why You Should Care

The list of things our dogs do that confuse us is long and high on the list of the most confusing behaviors is grass eating. Everyone likes to speculate about why dogs eat grass.

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.

Junior Service Workshop2

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.

What To Do After You Adopt A Pet

The ultimate guide for new adopters!

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