Press Releases

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 […]

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 […]