Positions on Animal Welfare

The Central California SPCA has developed animal welfare position statements that express our views regarding the appropriate treatment of animals. These positions are based on a belief that creatures deserve our respect, compassion, and consideration of their psychological and physical well-being.

Socially Conscious Animal Sheltering

Feral Cat Management

Breed Specific Legislation (BSL)

Selling & Breeding of Companion Animals

Mandatory Spay/Neuter Laws

Animals Used for Research, Testing, and Education