SPCA


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SPCA

abbr.
Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
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SPCA

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
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Translations

SPCA

[ˌɛspiːsiːˈeɪ] n abbr (US) (=Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) → SPA f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

SPCA

abbr of Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals˜ Tierschutzverein m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
References in periodicals archive ?
"I'm giving 100 per cent to my pigs to make sure that their welfare standards are high and they are healthy, fit and thriving and I am really proud of that." Consumers purchasing Specially Selected Pork labelled as approved by the Scottish SPCA can be confident the product has been sourced from selected farms which have been inspected by QMS farm assessors and the Scottish SPCA, meaning that the health and welfare of pigs is a top priority.
Richenda McLean, Scottish SPCA community fundraiser for the east of Scotland, said the charity wants to hear from anyone interested in raising funds so they can continue to help animals.
It stated: "Call today where PS Matt and PC Lee, along with our Scottish SPCA colleagues attended a house near St Andrews due to concerns re conditions.
Scottish SPCA inspector Fiona Shand said: "The way the cat's whiskers have been burned and the lack of other burn marks would suggest this was not an accident, and it would have been a traumatic experience for him.
Scottish SPCA inspector Emma Sergeant said:"The white and brown chickens were found in two wheelie bins in very poor condition.
The mural will be placed in the Scottish SPCA animal rescue and rehoming centre closest to where the winner/s are located.
The head of the Scottish SPCA's Special Investigations Unit, who can't be named due to undercover operations, said: "It's a barbaric trade which commands huge profit from selling puppies.
A spokesperson for the Scottish SPCA said:"We took an injured sparrow hawk to our National Wildlife Rescue Centre.
Scottish SPCA animal rescue and rehoming superintendent Sharon Comrie said: "We're calling on animal lovers and adrenaline junkies alike to take part in these once in a lifetime challenges.
Peter Fleming, manager of the Scottish SPCA rescue and rehoming centre in Hamilton, said: "Every year we emphasise that animals should not be an impulse buy or purchased as a surprise present.