Press Releases

The San Francisco SPCA Announces Honorary Board

Monday, March 5, 2012
The San Francisco SPCA has formed an Honorary Board of Directors, whose members include prominent community leaders and celebrities who have generously agreed to help further the Society’s mission to save and protect animals.

San Francisco SPCA Teams Up with Univision San Francisco for Spay/Neuter Campaign

Monday, January 23, 2012

Starting late January, the San Francisco SPCA will be partnering with Univision San Francisco on a five-week campaign to increase awareness about the importance of spaying and neutering. The campaign, which will feature Univision San Francisco personalities, is aimed at encouraging people to take advantage of free spay and neuter services at the SF SPCA during the month of February. The multi-level campaign includes testimonials by popular TV and radio personalities, billboards, TV specials, radio remotes, and a photo contest.

El SPCA de San Francisco se une a Univision San Francisco para una campaña para la esterilización

Monday, January 23, 2012

A partir de finales de enero, el SPCA de San Francisco se asociará con Univision San Francisco en una campaña para aumentar la conciencia sobre la importancia de la esterilización de las mascotas. La campaña, que contará con la participación de personalidades de Univision San Francisco, tiene como objetivo animar a la gente a tomar ventaja de la oferta de esterilización gratuita en el SPCA de San Francisco durante el mes de febrero.

The San Francisco SPCA Confirms Contagious and Often Fatal Parvovirus Infecting Dogs at Occupy SF

Friday, November 11, 2011

The San Francisco SPCA has confirmed the presence of parvovirus in the Occupy SF camp. Parvo is a highly contagious and often fatal disease that mostly affects young dogs and puppies under the age of six months. A dog named "Hope" contracted the disease at Occupy SF and is currently receiving medical attention in the SF SPCA Veterinary Hospital at the Leanne B. Roberts Animal Care Center.