Inquiries

All members of the MEDIA: Contact Stephanie Van Patten, Director of Development at svanpatten@rispca.com, office (401) 270-1964. Please include your media outlet, nature of your query, and contact information.

All other inquiries: Visit our Contact Us page to reach the appropriate staff member or department. Your views and concerns are important to us. Thank you for your interest in the Rhode Island SPCA.


In The Press

July 23, 2021 – WJAR 10 ~Vets say cases of dogs ingesting marijuana on the rise in RI… Read more >>>

June 9, 2021 – WPRI Channel 12 ~5 Dogs Removed From East Greenwich RISPCA: Some dogs found at East Greenwich home were left in the sun with no food, water… Read more >>>

June 9, 2021 – East Greenwich Patch ~5 Dogs Removed From East Greenwich Home In Animal Cruelty Case… Read more >>>

June 8, 2021 – WJAR Channel 10 ~Dogs seized from East Greenwich home after some left in heat with no water, RISPCA says… Read more >>>

May 12, 2021 – WPRI Channel 12 ~RISPCA seeks foster home for dog seized in cruelty case… Read more >>>

May 12, 2021 – GoLocal Prov ~Urgent Foster Home Needed for Cruelty Case Dog, Says RISPCA… Read more >>>

January 19, 2021 – WPRI CHANNEL 12 ABC6 News ~ RISPCA names new president, chooses longtime member to lead organization… Read more >>>

January 19, 2021 – ABC6 News ~ RISPCA names new President… Read more >>>

January 17, 2021 – GoLocal Prov ~ Dog Left in Cooler Outside Coventry Walmart Dies, RISPCA Offers Reward for Info… Read more >>>

January 15, 2021 – WPRI CHANNEL 12 ~ Farm owner charged after police, RISPCA find animals in ‘deplorable conditions’… Read more >>>


Rhode Island SPCA Press Releases

RELEASE DATE: September 28, 2021 – FIVE DOGS SEIZED BY RISPCA NOW ON ROAD TO ADOPTION…Read More >>>

RELEASE DATE: January 19, 2021 – THE RHODE ISLAND SPCA ANNOUNCES THE NAMING OF ITS 12TH PRESIDENT AND GENERAL AGENT WAYNE M. KEZIRIAN, ESQ… Read More >>>

RELEASE DATE: January 15, 2021 – LOCAL OWNER ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH TEN COUNTS EACH OF UNNESSARY CRUELTY AND MISTREATMENT OF ANIMALS…(Coventry P.D. Press Release) Read More >>>


ABC6 News “Pick of the Litter” with Chelsea Priest!

Every Tuesday at Noon

November 16, 2021 – Kittens

November 2, 2021 – Lady

October 26, 2021 – Susan

October 19, 2021 – Vanity

October 5, 2021 – Eros

September 28, 2021 – Rio

September 21, 2021 – Navi


Lite 105 “Furry Friend of the Week” with Heather!

Every Tuesday Facebook LIVE at 10AM!

November 16, 2021 Jordan!

November 9, 2021 Heidi!

October 26, 2021 Marvin!

October 19, 2021 Harley Quinn!

October 5, 2021 – Loki!

September 21, 2021 – Diana!


Rhode Island SPCA “Monthly Scoop” E-Newsletters

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President Emeritus, Ernest J. Finocchio

All members of the MEDIA: Contact Stephanie Van Patten, Director of Development at svanpatten@rispca.com, or (401) 270-1964. Please include your media outlet, nature of your query, and contact information.

All other inquiries: Visit our Contact Us page to reach the appropriate staff member or department. Your views and concerns are important to us. Thank you for your interest in the Rhode Island SPCA.

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