Press Releases

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 […]

Angel is Home for the Holidays!

A Fostering Success Story! We are pleased to share a story with a very happy ending for a special dog named “Angel.” Earlier this year, Angel was living in a neglected household where she was kept outside from 5:30 AM to 10:30 PM and brought inside only to be crated, repeating the process daily for […]

Walk for a Dog App

Don’t just take your dog for a walk…Take your Walk for a Dog! Walk for a Dog is a simple, year-round fundraising app! It promotes healthy interaction between dogs and their owners, and raises money every day to support the Prince William SPCA (when you select us as your cause). How to get started? Go to, download […]

Little Free Libraries are Here!

[Lake Ridge, Va.] ‐ [September 20, 2016] ‐ The Prince William SPCA and Girl Scout Troop 1917 are proud to announce that they are the stewards of two new Little Free Libraries. The Junior Troop from Lake Ridge, VA, had an idea to sponsor the libraries to earn their Bronze Award, the highest honor a […]

Spay/Neuter Coupon Program Ends

Spay/Neuter Coupon Program Ends, Makes Way for New Programs As of September 1, 2016, the Prince William SPCA’s coupon program will no longer continue to offer coupons for spay/neuter surgeries.  We want to thank the Anicira Veterinary Clinic for their partnership in the program these last four years and commend all the pet parents who […]

Passion 4 Compassion Shelter Event

Looking to add a fur baby to your family? Now is the time to come into the Prince William County Animal Shelter June 9 – 12 to find your match. This weekend, the shelter is participating in the event. The Prince William SPCA is helping with the adoption fees, which are now $20 for all […]

KIND News Registration Now Open for 2016-17

Registration closed in May. Check back in May 2017 for information on next year’s program. For the eighth year in a row, the Prince William SPCA is offering elementary school classrooms gift subscriptions to the bi-monthly magazine, KIND (Kids In Nature’s Defense) News. Last year, 335 classrooms signed up and 9,380 students received the publication which […]

Thank You Miller Toyota of Manassas

The Prince William SPCA would like to thank Miller Toyota of Manassas for their 2016 Platinum Paw Sponsorship of $1,000.  They have been a leading provider of great deals, excellence service, and community involvement in Northern Virginia for thirty years. Visit them at

#RaiseYourPawPWC – Support the New Shelter

Raise Your Paw! Support the New Animal Shelter – Contact Your Supervisor TODAY How Do I Know Who My Supervisor Is? Prince William County is divided into magisterial districts, each represented by a Supervisor.  To find out who your supervisor is, go to  Look under “Elected Officials Information” to find your supervisor.  Below are […]

PWSPCA Donates 4,400 Microchips worth $33,277

The Prince William SPCA has sponsored the microchip program at the Prince William County Animal Shelter since January 1, 2014.  So far, 4,400 microchips have been donated at a value of $33,277.  Each cat or dog adopted from the shelter receives a complimentary microchip.  Strays that enter the shelter system and are redeemed by their families will receive microchips before […]