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Happy Tails | Dragon

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. Dragon was one of 33 dogs… Read More

Dr. Heather Andrews, DVM | In Service to the VBSPCA for 9 Months

At five years old, Dr. Heather Andrews knew she wanted to become a veterinarian. Her love of animals pushed her to achieve that dream. That love now motivates her to help public pets and shelter animals alike. Dr…. Read More

Compassion in the Community | May 2022

Spring has sprung, and our community is blooming with creative ideas to show compassion to the animals of the Virginia Beach SPCA. From a big day of giving here in Hampton Roads to a festival where you’re sure… Read More

The Inside Scoop | Why Pet Cleanup Matters

While there are many pleasant parts of being a pet parent, cleaning up after them isn’t exactly one of them. However, picking up after your dog is extremely important! It doesn’t matter if your pup relieves themself in… Read More

A Look Inside the VBSPCA Clinic

The Virginia Beach SPCA Clinic has been serving the community for over 50 years; however, the demand for our veterinary services has increased significantly since 2020. Staffing challenges have interrupted many industries, including veterinary services. Currently there is… Read More

Happy Tails | Bruce

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. Bruce was surrendered to the VBSPCA… Read More

Happy Tails | Tater Tot

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. In July 2021, Tater Tot was… Read More

2022 VBSPCA Lifesaver Award Recipients: Jan & Morris Fine

For Jan and Morris Fine, a house isn’t a home without a pet or two. Animals have been a part of both of their lives since well before they were married in 1976. Currently Ginger, a four year… Read More

2022 VBSPCA Compassion Award Recipients: Tonya & Rob Deveau

There are animal people, and then there are Tonya and Rob Deveau. When asked what role animals play in her life, Tonya is quick to explain, “the biggest role! Animals are the whole reason I started my business.”… Read More

Running with Your Dog | Keep Exercise Safe and Fun

Dogs can make great running buddies, and there are several benefits to logging your miles together. It’s a great way to bond with your canine companion, and they will enjoy getting some exercise outside. Running can also ward… Read More