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
29
Sat
2018
Pet Supplies Plus Adoption Event @ Pet Supplies Plus
Sep 29 @ 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!

 

 

Oct
6
Sat
2018
28th Annual Walk for the Animals! @ Frances Slocum State Park
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

dogs-walk2016sPlease join us for our 28th Annual Walk for the Animals now scheduled for Saturday, October 6, 2018! 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 107.

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

Click here to download our 2018 Registration Form

Click here to download our 2018 Sponsor Form –

Oct
7
Sun
2018
PETCO (Edwardsville) ADOPTION EVENT @ Petco Edwardsville
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

petcoThe Petco Edwardsville location hosts a monthly Adoption Event.  These events promote adopting a shelter animal.   SPCA volunteers are on hand with information, to show cats, and to take available dogs to be seen.  Visit us while out and about this weekend!

Oct
20
Sat
2018
Halloween Pet Parade and Costume Contest @ SPCA of Luzerne County
Oct 20 @ 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!

 

Rabies & Microchip Clinic – @ SPCA of Luzerne County
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SPCA Rabies and Microchip Clinic on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 2-4 PM at the SPCA of Luzerne County In Wilkes-Barre.  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 ext. 104.

 

Oct
27
Sat
2018
Pet Supplies Plus Adoption Event @ Pet Supplies Plus
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Pet-Supply-Plus-logo

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!

 

 

Nov
3
Sat
2018
PETCO (Wilkes-Barre) ADOPTION EVENT @ Petco Wilkes-Barre
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

petcoThe Petco Wilkes-Barre location hosts a monthly Adoption Event.  These events promote adopting a shelter animal.   SPCA volunteers are on hand with information, to show cats, and to take available dogs to be seen.  Visit us while out and about this weekend!

Nov
4
Sun
2018
PETCO (Edwardsville) ADOPTION EVENT @ Petco Edwardsville
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

petcoThe Petco Edwardsville location hosts a monthly Adoption Event.  These events promote adopting a shelter animal.   SPCA volunteers are on hand with information, to show cats, and to take available dogs to be seen.  Visit us while out and about this weekend!