Well, kitten season is upon us. And while kittens are remarkably cute, they are also very vulnerable and need a lot of care to survive. Did you know that on a typical spring and summer day, the Lycoming County SPCA may receive as many as fifteen […]
Life may be short, but it is sweet for certain. Just ask Charlotte. You see, Charlotte was blessed to grow up with a great mom. Her mother was an outside cat when Charlotte and her three brothers were born. Though her mom had to battle unpredictable […]
Could it be that 2020 would find Hector safe and settled in a new home? As 2019 dwindled to a close, it seemed unlikely. The tan beef boy had been our longest resident in the dog area for quite some time. Many other hard-to-place dogs got […]
“The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.” -Burton Hills The pets at the Lycoming County SPCA would love to be all wrapped up in their new forever family this Christmas. But even […]
Happy Giving Tuesday! The day has finally arrived, and we have saved our piece de resistance for last. Today’s story features one of our most exciting shelter stories of the year. Drumroll….and…. It was early and it was steamy one morning this past July when a […]
Looking up into a cage full of metal. Faces peering down, talking, examining, looking concerned. Sienna’s life had taken a major turn in the last twenty-four hours. Earlier that day, she had been living in her owner’s home, a home that she had likely called her […]
Who does not love a happily-ever-after story? Well, settle down in and get ready, because we have a great one coming just for you. Once upon a time, there was a beautiful princess. She had sparkling golden and orange locks and captivating, adoring eyes. All who […]
‘Tis the season for Hallmark movies! To join in on all the warm and fuzzy feelings, we thought we would share some of the most adorable parts of our work this past year. So, step inside the SPCA nursery and take a peek at all the […]
It was a beautiful spring day when infant Darrel was brought to the SPCA. He was just a few weeks old and had been found underneath a porch way up in the hills of the Lycoming Creek valley. He was just the cutest thing. All fluff […]
Happy Thanksgiving! As we celebrate all that we are grateful for, we thought we would dive in and serve up a good, old-fashioned dish of warm and fuzzy adoption story. Meet Oreo. Oreo came in to the SPCA as a stray last December. It was cold, […]

Our mission is to protect all domestic animals by: providing shelter, emergency treatment, investigation and prosecution of cruelty or abuse complaints; adoption and counseling; education programs; and humane care through Lycoming County.


Monday: 11 AM – 6:30 PM
Tuesday: 11 AM – 6:30 PM
Wednesday: 11 AM – 4 PM
Thursday: 11 AM – 6:30 PM
Friday: 11AM – 6:30 PM
Saturday: 11AM – 4 PM
Sunday and Holidays: Closed