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Serving Animals and People in
Allegany County of New York

The SPCA's mission is to attend to the needs of the abandoned, neglected, and abused companion animals of Allegany County. Change is constant at the SPCA shelter. Animals in great need of care and compassion continually arrive as others are adopted out into their forever homes. The furry faces may change, but the need never goes away.



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NEWS & EVENTS

The Campaign for The SPCA Serving Allegany County - Give Me Shelter
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UPCOMING FUNDRAISING EVENTS


OCTOBER 14th & 15th - 22nd Annual Theme Basket Auction - Friday Oct 14th - 5:30pm -9pm & Saturday, Oct 15th - 9am -1pm at the Wellsville Elementary School - We will have hundreds of baskets to bid on and back by popular demand the MAN CAVE and the Kid's Corner!!!!

NOVEMBER 5th - Radio-Thon - Classic Hits Oldies 103.5 WJQZ - 10am - 2pm

DECEMBER 10th - Holiday Cookie Sale & Pet Pics with Santa - 9am - 2pm



NEW SHELTER NEWS:  "GIVE ME SHELTER"

"The cat is out of the bag and our tails are a waggin at the SPCA!!!" The land which has been graciously donated to the SPCA on Route 19 in Belmont by Kevin and Claudia Gildner is NOW under construction.  As planned, the SPCA Serving Allegany County has completed Phase 1 of building our new animal shelter in January 2016.   The project is broken into 2 phases - Phase 2 is planned to start in 2016 and will take about 4 - 5 months to complete.  We started construction with Kinley Corp from Allegany on July 20th, 2015. LaForge's has been doing the excavation work, our geo-thermal is in the ground an we are heating our building using the geo-thermal heat system.  The contractors have moved forward with completion of the building shell.  We now have a roof, doors and windows, plumbing, insulation and in floor heating  and concrete floors have been poured.

The shelter building has been designed by Clark Patterson Lee from Olean using the latest shelter design techniques, including sound mitigation, energy efficiency, air exchange and sanitation. Improved systems will make the building more comfortable for volunteers, visitors, and our resident animals. In addition, the SPCA has incorporated "green" building strategies to minimize environmental impacts and increase efficiency, such as geo-thermal for our heating and cooling and solar arrays.  We have chosen to construct the new shelter out of ICF (insulated concrete forms) - comprised of styrofoam inner and outer walls and concrete poured inside the walls which not only has a high R-value, but it also will act as a sound barrier.  We are taking a break until we are ready to start construction on Phase 2,  as we are still working on our capital campaign to raise the rest of the funds needed to complete Phase 2.  We are also funding this project with a few grants.   Once the funds are raised we will give the green light to our general contractor to go ahead and move forward with Phase 2 - our plan is to complete the shelter in 2016 and move all our furry friends into their new home - as they have been patiently waiting!  Stay tuned and follow us on Facebook for updates. 

A special THANK YOU to all of our donors who have made this possible and thank you to all that attended our Donor appreciation event held on Feb 28th at the new shelter, we had a very good turnout and we were able to share our progress with our donors. 

Check Out Our New Shelter Design Pics


NEW BUILDING FUND -
How you can help to build our new building! The First Citizens Community Bank in Wellsville is taking donations towards our New Shelter, and all donations are greatly appreciated...just let the tellers know you would like to donate to the SPCA and they will put your donation into the SPCA New Building Account. Or you can donate from the comfort of your home computer via Pay-Pal, just click here to Donate or stop into our shelter at 1374 State Route 19 South, Wellsville, NY 14895, you can also mail donations to our shelter address at: SPCA, P.O. Box 381, Wellsville, NY.



PET OF THE WEEK

Cat of the Week - GARRISON

Our CAT of the week is GARRISON!!!  Hey, my name is Garrison. I have been here at the shelter since I was just 3 months old. I have grown up quite a bit over the last few months and am patiently waiting for my family to find me. I know I'm not a "cute little kitten", but I am still young and I love everyone! So, maybe give me a chance to show you what a great guy I am?



Our Dog of the Week is OBI

Our DOG of the Week is OBI - He is a young neutered male Pit Bull mix. He is a very smart dog. He loves to play catch and he is very good at it. Obi is very unsure of men so he would do best in a single adult female home. If you are a single lady and are looking for a companion that will be your best friend and protect you, Obi is the dog for you!


Our shelter hours are NOON to 4pm EVERYDAY.  We are located at 1374 State Route 19 South, Wellsville, NY.  Let our staff help you to find the right pet for you!