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4th Annual Flapjacks for Fidos and Felines

Posted on: March 20th, 2015 by CCSPCA

Dog Pancakes PicYou are invited to attend our 4th Annual Flapjacks for Fidos and Felines pancake breakfast fundraiser on Saturday, May 2! This year we have partnered with Applebee’s Restaurant on West Shaw Ave who will be serving up a scrumptious breakfast of pancakes and bacon.

Breakfast will be served from 8:00AM to 10:00 AM. Tickets are only $10 and are on sale now!

Can’t join us for breakfast? Don’t worry, you can also support the CCSPCA through Applebee’s Dining to Donate program on that same day! If you enjoy a meal at any Fresno/Clovis Applebee’s location and present them with one of our special flyers, Applebee’s will donate 15% of your check to the CCSPCA!

All proceeds will go to support our Snip N Chip program, a low cost, low income program to assist those who otherwise could not afford to spay/neuter their pets.

Click here for more information or email flapjacks@ccspca.com and we hope to see you there!

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Valentine Adoption Promo at River Park

Posted on: February 13th, 2015 by CCSPCA


What better way to say “I love you” than to adopt a homeless pet who will reward you with years of unconditional love?

That’s why we’re offering a “Valentine’s Sweetheart Special” by discounting adoption fees for all kittens, cats, puppies, and dogs by 50%, Friday, February 13 through Monday, February 16!  And to sweeten the deal even more, we’re discounting selected pets to an even lower adoption fee of only $14!  This includes many of our long term pet residents who have been waiting for their forever homes.

Join us at River Park with our mobile adoption unit full of adorable adoptables, a kissing booth, and fun, educational activities for children this coming weekend, Saturday and Sunday, from 10AM to 4PM.

Select merchants at River Park are also partnering with us to offer store discounts if you adopt a pet this coming Saturday and Sunday only:

  • Ooh La La – Stainless steel cup & 20% off regular priced merchandise.
  • Yogurtland – Free 16oz. Yogurt
  • European Wax – Complimentary Wax (One service, any service)
  • Planet Hair – Free haircut. (redeemed Mon-Thurs. Offer expires six months from event)
  • Village Shoes – 20% off purchase. Expires 2/28/15
  • Claire’s – 20% off coupon
  • Anna’s Linens – 20% off on a $40 purchase coupon.
  • Chick-fil-A – Free Sandwich
  • Subway – Buy One Get One 6″ Sandwich with medium drink.

Adoptions include spay/neuter, vaccines, de-worming, microchip, Fresno City dog license (if applicable), flea/tick treatment, complimentary exam at the CCSPCA Small Animal Hospital, or by one of our participating veterinarians, and FREE gift of up to $750 in pet insurance.

This promotion is made possible by the support of the CCSPCA Board of Directors and the generosity of our donors and supporters.

You can view our adoptable dogs and cats online at ccspca.com or at our Adoption Center located at 103 S. Hughes Ave, Fresno CA 93706.  We are open 7days/week from 10:00AM to 5:00PM (6:00PM on Wednesdays).

Junior Volunteers Celebrate With Winter Party

Posted on: December 19th, 2014 by CCSPCA
December 14 was our last Junior Volunteer meeting of the year, so we recognized the efforts of our Junior Volunteers with appreciation certificates, a potluck, and a gift exchange.

Some of the fun and educational activities enjoyed by the youngsters included the following:

  • Played Pin the Ribbon on the Present and Bobbin’ for Apples
  • Dog Breed vs. Animal Question game in which contestants giving incorrect answers got silly-stringed!
  • White Elephant Gift Exchange
  • Award Ceremony for Junior Volunteers (ages 8-13)  who had given 40+hours during 2014
  • Discussed Spring 2015 upcoming workshop topics

To learn more about our Junior Program contact our Education Department at 559.233.0115 or email education@ccspca.com.

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Whisker Wonderland Day With Santa!

Posted on: December 10th, 2014 by CCSPCA

photos-with-santaSanta is coming to town and he’d love to meet you and your dog-gone good canine, purr-fect feline or other furry or feathered friends! Why not say “Happy Holidays” while helping the animals of the Central California SPCA with a photo of Santa and your cherished pet! Santa is also available to take photos with children.

On December 20, 2014, the CCSPCA is hosting holiday pictures with Santa and fun activities for children at our Animal Center located at 103 S. Hughes Ave, Fresno, from 10AM to 4PM.

Photos begin at $10 and the proceeds will benefit the animals at CCSPCA. Each photo will be printed immediately and placed in a photo folder for you to take home! Additional poses and digital copies can also be purchased.

Join Us at the Pooch Parade this Saturday, October 25

Posted on: October 24th, 2014 by CCSPCA


Come join us at the Pooch Parade this Saturday, October 25, from 1PM-5PM at the old Blockbuster Parking lot on Olive and Yosemite in the Tower District. 

There will be vendors, entertainment and, of course, the Pooch Parade! Prizes will be awarded for best dog costume, best dog/owner costume combo, best dog float, and cutest dog! Look for our mobile adoption unit and come check out our adorable adoptables. See you there!

CCSPCA Participates in Fashion Fair Kid’s Day

Posted on: August 18th, 2014 by CCSPCA
On Tuesday, August 11th, 2014 we collaborated with Fresno’s Fashion Fair Mall’s Kids Club powered by Nat Geo Kids, to promote animal welfare and provide activities to the children in order to learn more about animals.  Activities included animal sing-a-longs, freebies, and a reptile show!  Information about our 100K Challenge was also distributed. 

Our Education Department has Junior Animal Education workshops for kids 8-13 years old, year-round.  In order to create a more humane community, we must show our children compassion for animals through animal education programs.  If you would like to enroll your child in our Junior Program, please contact (559) 233-0115 or education@ccspca.com.  


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By Thalia Arena, Humane Educator

Mobile Adoption Unit at Fresno Grizzlies’ Dog Days of Summer Game

Posted on: August 1st, 2014 by CCSPCA

Join us for the Dog Days of Summer at Chukchansi Park where the Grizzlies will meet the Salt Lake Bees Saturday, August 2nd. Our Mobile adoption unit will be there full of adorable adoptables all for the greatly reduced fee of $28.80! Pre-game festivities include a pooch parade and costume contest. Game starts at 7:05PM. For more details regarding game festivities, please contact The Fresno Grizzlies at 559.320.2525. 

Adoptions include the following: spay/neuter, vaccines, de-worming, microchip, Fresno City dog license (if applicable), flea/tick treatment, complimentary exam at the CCSPCA Small Animal Hospital, and FREE gift of up to $750 in pet insurance.

Adoption Fees Waived for Military Veterans

Posted on: July 21st, 2014 by CCSPCA


We are waiving all adoption fees for military veterans from July 21 – July 31.

The CCSPCA would like to express gratitude for the role that veterans played in keeping our country and community safe.  Our adoption special is a way to say “thank you” to veterans – the Life Savers of our country.

The lessons pets teach us about love, loyalty and gratitude are those that resonate with many in the community and particularly with those who have chosen to dedicate their lives to service.

Adoption Fees Waived for All First Responders – Extended!

Posted on: July 1st, 2014 by CCSPCA

Adoption Special Extended Through July 20th!

In commemoration of July 4, the CCSPCA would like to express gratitude for the role that first responders play in keeping our community safe. Our adoption special is a way to say “thank you” to peace officers, fire, active military, paramedics or emergency medical technicians, and search & rescue – the Life Savers of our community. We are waiving adoption fees for all first responders!

The lessons pets teach us about love, loyalty and gratitude are those that resonate with many in the community and particularly with those who have chosen to dedicate their lives to service.

This adoption special goes from July 1 – July 13.

Thank you to Stephanie Annett and her husband!

Posted on: June 30th, 2014 by CCSPCA

We want to thank Stephanie Annett and her hubby for the wonderful donation of over $100 from their cookie and cupcake sales at the Dominion Courtyard Villas adoption event this past weekend. Not only were the pastries cute, they were delicious, too!


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