Public Programs

The Peninsula SPCA now offers educational and informative programs on a variety of topics that encourage responsible pet ownership and animal welfare.

Love-a-“bullys” – Tuesday, February 9, 2016 – Registration is closedROSCOE

What is a bully breed?  Are all Pit Bulls mean? Are you afraid of “Bullys?” Join us for an informative session from Pit Road K-9 Rescue on bully breeds.  Learn more about their origins and the breeds today.  Discover if they make good pets, and get some training tips, too. Then meet a couple of the sweetest and friendliest bullies around!

flopsyLove-a-Bunny – Tuesday, April 12, 2016 – registration is closed

Spring is upon us, and bunnies are everywhere. They are cute and cuddly, but do you know what it takes to care for them? Meet some of our loveable bunnies and learn what it takes to care for your own.  This session will share everything you need to know to give a bunny a good home.

 

DIY – Cat Scratching Post – Tuesday, June 14, 2016 – registration is closedscratching-post

Scratching posts can be so costly!  But they are a necessity if you want to train your kitty to stay away from the furniture.  Join us for a do-it-yourself workshop where you can make your own cat scratching post.  $25 includes all supplies.  Must register in advance to guarantee your spot.

 

Dog_clicker_trainingClicker Training – Tuesday, August 9, 2016 – 6:00 p.m. – registration is closed

Do you have a pet that could use some training? This is the class to attend! Learn how to clicker train your pet. Positive reinforcement with treats make for a happy pet!

 

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Guinea Pig Care – Tuesday, October 11, 2016 – 6:00 p.m. -registration is closed

Does your child want a small pet like a guinea pig? Don’t know what to do with them? This session will help you learn all about what guinea pigs are like and how to take care of them. Meet a couple of our own guinea pigs, and get all your questions answered by an expert from the Peninsula Guinea Pig Rescue!

 

cat toyDIY – Pet Toys for the Holidays – Tuesday, December 13, 2016 – 6:00 p.m. – $15.00

Not sure what to get your pet for Christmas this year? Join us for a do-it-yourself pet toy workshop and make some homemade pet toys for your cat or dog! All supplies will be provided. Register in advance to guarantee your spot.  $15.00 covers all supplies for 3 toys.

 

Register on-line or e-mail swee@peninsulaspca.org for more information