Christmas in July — Featured Products

‘Tis the season for compassion! Starting on July 7th and lasting throughout the rest of the month, we are offering a 25% discount on our retail. Stock up on all your pet needs and get a VERY early… Read More

July Compassion in the Community

Summer is in full swing and we have plenty of exciting things happening during this month! You can support the animals of the VBSPCA by running a 5k, buying a shirt to show your Bayfront community pride or… Read More

Happy Tails — Squirt

Every single animal that comes through our shelter has a story. Some are complex, many are sad, but all of them get better the minute they arrive at the Virginia Beach SPCA. However, as important of a role… Read More

Hurrican Preparedness — Disaster Plan for Pets

The safety of our furry friends is a primary concern for many pet owners during a disaster. With hurricane season officially upon us, now is the time to revisit your disaster plan and ensure that you and your… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight — Joanne Emerson

Joanne Emerson has been an amazing behind-the-scenes volunteer with the VBSPCA since 2016. She washes dishes in the kennel multiple days a week, which gives our animal care technicians more time to make sure our canine friends are… Read More

June Compassion in The Community

While our June activities may not be how we had originally planned them, we are so grateful to see our community continue to be supportive of our mission. From fun running challenges to our Neuter Scooter now back… Read More

Junior Picasso Pet Portrait Challenge

During the month of June, we challenge all young artists to tap into their compassionate side and help out the animals of the VBSPCA. Artists are invited to pick one of our cute adoptable animals, draw their portrait,… Read More

VBSPCA Organizational Updates – May 29

The past few months have been challenging for so many organizations, businesses, and households, and we’ve all had to make difficult decisions about how we operate in this unprecedented time. Yet even amidst such uncertainty, it has been… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight — Linda Patterson

Linda first volunteered with the Virginia Beach SPCA back in the 90’s but returned as a volunteer nearly two years ago. She has fostered (and foster failed), volunteered with Listening Ears and outreach events, and most recently she… Read More

Heartworm Disease: Prevention Matters

As summer approaches, mosquito activity increases, and with more mosquitos comes a higher risk for heartworm disease. Now is the time to brush up on heartworm facts while also making sure your pets are protected from what is… Read More