Bucks County SPCA Appoints New Humane Society Police Officer Lizz Knight

January 17th, 2023

The Bucks County SPCA is proud to announce that Lizz Knight was sworn in today as the organization’s newest Humane Society Police Officer (HSPO). Since 2018 Knight has served in various animal care positions with…

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Why do we recommend training classes?

January 13th, 2023

Positive reinforcement training is an amazing tool for both pets and adopters. It can lead to less stress, more fun, and a better understanding between humans and animals. For dogs like Monster, training can be…

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51 Cats and Kittens Rescued from Perkasie Hoarding Situation

December 16th, 2022

Bucks County SPCA (BCSPCA) Humane Law Enforcement Officers removed 14 cats from a Perkasie apartment on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 after being notified of animals left behind following an eviction. The owner had managed to…

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Bucks County SPCA rescues 20 cats and 1 dog from Richland Township home

May 13th, 2022

The Bucks County SPCA rescued 20 sick cats and 1 dog from a home in Richland Meadows Mobile Home Park in Richland Township on Friday, May 6, 2022. The animals were living in extremely unsanitary…

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What is Resource Guarding?

April 20th, 2022

A resource is anything that a pet finds important, most often we find these resources to be food, treats, certain toys, a room, crate, or even a person. Resource guarding is when the pet wants…

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Bucks County SPCA Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of its Quakertown Shelter and 110 Years of Lifesaving Work Across Bucks County

March 2nd, 2022

On February 18, 2022, the Bucks County SPCA (BCSPCA) hosted a kickoff celebration to mark the 10th anniversary of its Quakertown shelter and 110 years of the agency’s lifesaving work across Bucks County. Since its…

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19 Reasons Why We Love Morty for His 19th Birthday

February 11th, 2022

For those of you who don’t know Morty, he is a special cat cat who lives at the Lahaska shelter full-time. Morty was first adopted by our shelter in 2006 and has risen to the…

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An Honest Conversation with a Cat about Litter boxes

November 1st, 2021

Firstly, I want you to know litter texture and the type of box are very important. As I cat, I definitely have a lot of opinions and litter choice is one of them. Also the…

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Working Cat FAQ

October 5th, 2021

What is a “working cat” anyway? Working cats (or barn cats) are healthy cats that prefer to live outdoors in and around a barn, workshop or other indoor/outdoor setting. They are typically not socialized enough…

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