Press Releases

No Lilies for Kitties

Easter is right around the corner and with it comes many dangers for our pets. While you are putting away the chocolate, remember that another holiday favorite can be just as deadly. Lilies are beautiful and festive, but can mean disaster for our feline friends. Eating small amounts of any part of the lily can […]

2017: Successful Year for Companion Animals

We are thrilled to report that 2017 was our most successful year since we started the organization in 2004. Our greatest accomplishment, by far, was our successful campaign to build a new animal shelter in Prince William County. The Prince William SPCA was the first animal welfare organization to advocate for a new animal shelter […]

Adoption Tree Program Seeking Volunteers

“Home for the Holidays” Adoption Tree Program November 19, 2017 – It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and we need your help to place and maintain pet adoption trees throughout the county! How can you help? First, find a local business to host a tree or wreath. Second, make ornaments for placement on […]

Support the PWSPCA Through CFC!

# 66973 Prince William SPCA is participating in the 2017 CFCNCA Campaign: # 66973 If you are a federal worker, please support the Prince William SPCA during this year’s CFC campaign. More details on how you can make a donation can be found here: https://cfcnca.org/ Official Solicitation Period October 2, 2017 – January 12, 2018 […]

Pet Food Drive

You might be thinking about Halloween (and who isn’t?), but the Prince William SPCA is planning ahead for Thanksgiving. We are once again teaming up with ACTS to provide safe and healthy food alternatives for pets this holiday season. During the month of October, we are collecting cat and dog food donations to be distributed […]

Check the Chip Day – August 15

To remind pet owners to have their pets microchipped and to keep the registration information up-to-date, AVMA and the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) joined together to create “Check the Chip Day.” Microchips greatly increase the chances that pets will be reunited with their families if they are lost or stolen…but a microchip only works […]

“Option C: New Construction” for County Animal Shelter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: August 2, 2017 Prince William SPCA Supports “Option C: New Construction” for County Animal Shelter Community urged to contact Supervisors before final vote on September 19 August 2, 2017 – Woodbridge, Va. – On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, the Prince William Board of County Supervisors heard a presentation from county staff on several […]

Support the New Animal Shelter

New Animal Shelter Presentation August 1, 2017 at 2 PM County staff is scheduled to make a presentation to the Board of County Supervisors on Tuesday, August 1 at 2 PM in the Board Chambers of the McCoart Building (1 County Complex Court). Plan to attend to hear the presentation and to speak during Citizens’ […]

Winner of the 2016 PWL Giving Back Award

For Immediate Release, Nov. 1, 2016 Prince William SPCA Wins 2016 Prince William Living “Giving Back Awards” Prince William, VA: Each fall, Prince William Living, a lifestyle magazine celebrating the people and places of Prince William County and the cities of Manassas and Manassas Park, invites its readers to submit nominations for its “Giving Back […]

Speak Out for a New Shelter

Attention Scouts! The Prince William SPCA is seeking girl and boy scouts to help be the voices of the animals. In the summer of 2017 (tentatively July), the Prince William Board of County Supervisors is expected to vote on a new animal shelter. They need to know the community supports this project and scouts can help […]