Compassion in the Community | July 2019

Grab those sunglasses! This month you can listen to live music, enjoy a cold beer, and take advantage of some great deals at the VBSPCA’s Pet Supplies & Adoption Center, or even on Amazon. There’s lots to do… Read More

7 tips to keep your pet safe on the 4th of July

According to BluePearl, the Fourth of July is the busiest day for pet-related emergencies, with emergency rooms more than doubling in activity. Heat, food, outdoor events, and fireworks create the perfect storm, elevating a pet’s risk of heat… Read More

Tuesday Tail Wag at Reaver Beach Brewing Co.

Join the VBSPCA at Reaver Beach on Tuesday, July 2 at 6:00 PM for a special Yappy Hour to kick off Reaver Beach’s new Tuesday Tail Wag, where all VBSPCA Members receive 10% off their tab* EVERY Tuesday… Read More

Compassion in the Community | June 2019

It’s June, and with summer comes lots of ways to support the VBSPCA. The first thing to celebrate is National Adopt a Cat Month, and the Virginia Beach SPCA is offering discounts on feline adoptions to help our… Read More

Get $10 off cat adoptions in June and be entered into a Cat DNA raffle!

June is National Adopt a Cat Month! To celebrate, the Virginia Beach SPCA is offering a $10 discount on all cat adoptions (1 year or older), and $25 off all senior cats (8 years or older) and long-term… Read More

How to Reduce Leash Pulling

Leash pulling is one of the most common frustrations expressed by pet owners. Dogs pull, which makes them difficult to manage, leaving many pet owners unable to provide their dogs with the exercise, stimulation, and enrichment they need…. Read More

Derby Brackett, CEO

“There’s a saying I seem to remember more than most over the years…’The only constant is change.’ Throughout the years, the VBSPCA has been recognized as a constant in our community despite the multitude of external changes. This… Read More

Compassion in the Community | May 2019

Our community is blooming with compassion this May! We have painting workshops, kitten showers, the VBSPCA’s first ever Paw Crawl, and – of course – the Pungo Strawberry Festival, plus a variety of other events where you can… Read More

Children’s Activities at the Virginia Beach SPCA

The VBSPCA Humane Education Program is gearing up for the Spring and Summer seasons, and we have lots of activities in store for kids of all ages. We have one day workshops, half day workshops, and week long… Read More

April Showers Bring May Flowers, and Some Flowers are Toxic

Spring is finally here! But did you know certain flowers are lethal to your pets? Before you bring those beautiful blooms inside, be sure your four-legged family members are safe! One of the most popular flowers this time… Read More