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Rocky and Chloe: Twice the love. Twice the Hope

A common refrain heard by all who work or volunteer here is, “Oh, I could never work at a shelter. It’s too sad. I’d want to take all the animals home!” Indeed, there are times when we see animals so neglected it makes our hearts twist with despair. Day after day, people surrender unwanted animals to us. It’s true, [...]

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New Hampshire SPCA Assisted NH State Police in Rescue of Horses Suffering From Suspected Neglect

On Sunday, August 15, 2016, the Field Services Division of the New Hampshire SPCA assisted the New Hampshire State Police department as they responded to a complaint of animal cruelty and conducted an investigation on the property. The horses were living in unsafe conditions and the veterinarian on site stated that it would be in the best interest of the horses [...]

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UPDATE: From Meat Farm to Forever Home

On May 10, 2016 the New Hampshire SPCA took in 5 dogs rescued from a South Korean Meat Farm.  The five rescued included two Samoyeds, two Huskies and one Korean Jindo. Upon their arrival, they were completely shut down, fearful of everything and completely unable to bring themselves to even leave their crate. We were told that [...]

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#ClearTheShelters- July 23 at the New Hampshire SPCA

NEW HAMPSHIRE SPCA TEAMS UP WITH NECN and Telemundo Boston  TO HOST SECOND ANNUAL PET ADOPTION DRIVE -CLEAR THE SHELTERS – ON SATURDAY, JULY 23 The New Hampshire SPCA today announced that it has teamed up with NECN and Telemundo Boston to host NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Clear the Shelters second annual nationwide pet adoption drive on Saturday, July 23. “We are so [...]

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Dogs Once Destined for Slaughter on South Korean Dog Meat Farm Now Safe in Stratham, NH

Humane Society International rescued dogs and shut down farm; partners with New Hampshire SPCA to find dogs loving homes   [STRATHAM, NH] (May 9, 2016) ― Five dogs rescued from a dog meat farm in South Korea by Humane Society International (HSI) arrived at the New Hampshire SPCA (NHSPCA) on May 9th, where they are being evaluated and treated for any medical [...]

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New Hampshire SPCA's Humane Education Making Great Strides for Animals.

Starfish Club Members to Testify, Thursday, Feb. 4The New Hampshire SPCA taught nearly 10,000 children in 2015 about the importance of humane treatment of animals. One particular group of 8-13 year olds, members of our Starfish Club, are due to testify this Thursday in front of the House Fish and Game and Marine Resources committee to support the passage [...]

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Top 5 pet shedding-prevention hacks

Allergies, especially pet allergies, are becoming more prevalent. In the U.S., more than 70 percent of households have a cat or dog, according to the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. The ACAAI claims that, “an estimated 10 percent of the population may be allergic to animals, and 20 to 30 percent of individuals with asthma have pet allergies.” [...]

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Fostering: Short term commitment- big time difference!

Dear Friends and Supporters, Every so often I have the pleasure of caring for some of the babies here and this month I have the honor of caring for five such munchkins. My family and I are taking care of a litter of kittens that were found under a porch and brought to the Adoption Center. [...]

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​DIY Affordable Pet Treats Fur All!

At the NHSPCA summer camp, you can always tell that it’s Wednesday by the delicious smells wafting out from the kitchen near the classroom. But before you get too excited about what’s baking, you should know that most of the time the goodies whipped up lovingly and with great care by the campers are actually for animals here at the [...]

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Summer days are anything but lazy at the NHSPCA

New Hampshire SPCA Summer Camp is in full swing!!   The classroom is busy all summer long with twelve sessions of camp in 2015. The campers who attend are animal lovers who just want to visit with and learn about animals the whole time they are here! The younger campers, ages 6 to 8, learn mostly about [...]

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