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Brush Up on Summertime Grooming Tips

Happy summer! With the heat in full swing, it’s time to brush up on grooming tips and tricks for your dog. It is a common misconception that dogs with thicker coats must be miserable in the heat and with all the trips to the beach or park, it’s impossible to keep them clean. So immediately [...]

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Violet's Training, Progress and Success

In the NHSPCA Training and Behavior Department we see many dedicated and passionate dog owners looking to do right by their dogs and their families, we wanted to take this opportunity to feature one such dog/owner team that we have seen come so far in the past months. Here is Violet's story in her owner Sharon's own words:  "We adopted Violet [...]

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​Preparing for Fun On the Water with Your Dog

We have all seen those fantastic photos of dogs out enjoying water activities with their people. If you have hopes of your dog being your stand up paddle board companion or your adorable furry first mate on your boat or canoe, you may want to teach them a few skills before they make their water debut!Life JacketsPhoto: Kurgo.comWe want your dog to [...]

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Keep Your Pets Safe this Holiday Weekend!

More pets go missing around the 4th of July holiday than any other time of year. Please read and share these summer pet safety tips.Never ignite fireworks near your pets.Leave dogs at home when traveling to a fireworks display.During firework displays, keep pets indoors in a confined area. Close blinds and turn on a TV [...]

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8 Local Dog-Friendly Places to Check Out This Summer!

The dog days of summer are here! With the weather heating up and the days getting longer, it’s time to get outside and enjoy the sun.  What could make a beautiful summer day even better? Getting to spend it with your pup! We’ve put together a list of awesome parks and activities for you and Fido to enjoy together.1) Wagon [...]

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Lost and Found

  This past weekend, the New Hampshire SPCA Field Services Department received an email from a resident in Stratham reporting her dog had gone missing that night. We gave her all the tips and tricks of what to do when your dog goes missing and told her we'd check with her in the morning. As I was pulling into the [...]

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Hot Car Safety

Every year we try to remind dog owners that it is a misdemeanor to leave a dog in a vehicle during the hot temperatures. Every year we hear of dogs dying from being left in a vehicle while the owner runs into the store for just a few minutes. This year we all need to be more [...]

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Advocacy Alert- NH Cats Need Your Help!

Sign up to receive future advocacy alerts here!UPDATE JUNE 23:  YOU DID IT! Yesterday, the NH legislature passed the state budget and included the exemption for cats who test positive for FeLV/FIV! This is ONLY because of your focused advocacy, phone calls and emails during the committee of conference process!  Thanks to your advocacy, euthanasia or [...]

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50 Animals Rescued from Suspected Neglect

NEW HAMPSHIRE SPCA RESCUES 50 ANIMALS SUFFERING FROM SUSPECTED NEGLECT  Click here to make an SOS Donation to help us care for these 50 innocent animals.Stratham, NH – On Thursday, June 1, 2017, the Field Services Division of the New Hampshire SPCA assisted a Police department in Northwesterly NH responding to a complaint of animal cruelty and conducted an investigation on the [...]

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Freeze your tail off-- for the animals!

The New Hampshire SPCA is proud to announce that it’s THAT time of year again! The 7th Annual Doggie Paddle Plunge, which has become one of our favorite signature events, will be held on Saturday, March 11, 2017! The Plunge will take place at Great Island Common in New Castle, NH at Noon [...]

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