Events

The SPCA of Luzerne County is honored to have the support of our community and numerous businesses committed to supporting our mission. The SPCA exists solely on the generosity of the community.  Fundraising events are a primary source of income for our shelter.  Visit this page often to learn about the fundraising initiatives that we host annually with the help of  dedicated members of our community.

Sep
23
Sat
2017
Pet Supplies Plus Adoption Event @ Pet Supplies Plus
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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Join us for an Adoption Event at Pet Supplies Plus!

Come see some of the SPCA’s available animals who are ready to find their forever homes!

Hope to see you there!

 

 

Sep
30
Sat
2017
27th Annual Walk for the Animals! @ Frances Slocum State Park
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

dogs-walk2016sPlease join us for our 27th Annual Walk for the Animals now scheduled for Saturday, September 30, 2017! Registration begins at 9 AM. The blessing of the Animals and Walk begins at 11:00 AM.

Cost per walker  – $20 the day of the event.  Registration fee is waived for all individual walkers who raise $50 or more in pledges.

For more information call 570-825-4111 extension 4.

Remember you can really help the SPCA by having your friends and families sponsor your participation!

Oct
14
Sat
2017
Rabies & Microchip Clinic @ PetSmart
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SPCA’s last Rabies and Microchip Clinic of the year! Join us on Saturday, October 14th from 2-4 PM with your furry friends to get them up to date on Pennsylvania Law. All dogs must be leashed and cats must be in carriers.

Rabies Vaccinations are $10 each and are good for 1 year. Microchips are $25 each. Dr. Mark Stair from the Trucksville Dog and Cat Hospital volunteers his time to administer the vaccines/chips.
If you have any questions, please call the SPCA at (570) 825-4111.

Oct
21
Sat
2017
Halloween Pet Parade and Costume Contest @ SPCA of Luzerne County
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Looking for whole hearted fun for the whole family?! Look no further! Get your loved ones (full of fur AND fur less) together for a great cause! Dress your furry friends up and join us for our Annual Pet Parade at the SPCA of Luzerne County 10am-12pm– located at 524 East Main Street in Wilkes-Barre.

$10 donation includes a photo of your pet.  Prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in both Cat and Dog Categories, plus the cutest, scariest and most original.

Concessions will be available! Can’t wait to see you there!

Nov
5
Sun
2017
6th Annual Bone Appetit @ The Woodlands Inn and Resort
Nov 5 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

smallbonegraphic-webSAVE THE DATE – You Don’t Want to Miss this Delicious Event!!!

The SPCA of Luzerne County will be hosting its 6thAnnual Bone Appétit Dinner event on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at the Woodlands Inn and Resort from 4-7 PM.

This event highlights fabulous food from  local restaurants and wineries throughout our community.  Live Music and raffle chances also to be enjoyed!