Sacramento SPCA

McKinley Park (credit: A. Sargis)

Best Places For Your Dog To Enjoy The Day Outdoors In Sacramento

Whether relaxing together over breakfast or a brew on a sunny patio, swimming and hiking along the river or participating in the Doggy Dash, there are many places in Sacramento that will help get you on the fast track to canine happiness.


dogs rescued

Dogs Rescued From Korean Meat Farm Heading To Sacramento SPCA

Sacramento SPCA CEO Rick Johnson says it’s not against the law to farm dogs for food in South Korea, but a different perspective.


Credit: CBS13

Reward For Information In Burned-Dog Case Increased To $13,500

The reward being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who set a dog on fire earlier this week has been increased.


Pit bull canine clas

Sacramento SPCA Offering Pit Bull Training Courses To Improve Breed’s Reputation

The idea of nine pit bulls in a small space may sound frightening, but this class promises to bring insight and techniques to a breed that can be easily agitated.


Photo Credit: Getty Images

Best Volunteer Opportunities For Animal Lovers In Sacramento

Sacramento has a number of wonderful opportunities for animal lovers to volunteer and enjoy. Some have prerequisites, while others are simple items you can do when you have 15 minutes to spare. Read on to see where you fit into the animal lover’s volunteer opportunities.


The Rehoming And Rehabilitation Of Unwanted Dogs And Cats During The Christmas Holiday

Best Pet Rescue Shelters In Sacramento

Sacramento has made an effort to bring public awareness to animals that are left to fend for themselves. If you desire to find an animal to nurture and provide the care it needs, contact any of these shelters.



Sacramento SPCA Turning Away Strays To City, County Animal Shelters

Workers say the number of strays brought to the Sacramento facility has doubled in the past six years, going from hundreds a year to more than they can handle.


File (Credit: Veejay Villafranca/Getty Images for WSPA)

New Virus Has Deadly Potential For Dogs

Dog owners beware. A new virus with deadly potential is attacking man’s best friend in California, and there is no vaccine.


(credit: Thinkstock)

10 Jobs With A High Starting Salary

Sacramento’s higher education graduates in some fields do better than others. Find out who’s earning the most.



Call Kurtis: Sacrament SPCA Offers Incentive To Adopt Its Animals

An Elk Grove viewer rescued a dog but says he quickly became sick. She called Kurtis to look into it and we uncovered a unique incentive from the Sacramento SPCA.


Golden Retriever puppies with their hand

Best Places to Adopt a Pet in the Sacramento Area

Trying to find a pet to fit your lifestyle can be a challenge. If you’ve ever found yourself asking if the dog in question is going to get along with your cat, or if that eye-catching feline will enjoy apartment life, we have some places you can turn to for help.