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FLORIDA KEYS SPCA PROVIDES A SAFE HAVEN FOR PETS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SURVIVORS WITH THE HELP OF $10,000 GRANT FROM COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE FLORIDA KEYS

August 24, 2021

AUGUST 23, 2021— KEY WEST, FL – Intimate Partner Violence is a widespread problem affecting millions of Americans. It has serious and lasting effects that impact individuals, families, and communities. Data from the CDC’s most recent National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey indicates that one in four women and one in ten men report…

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Maddie’s Fund Apprenticeship Awarded

April 12, 2021

We are excited to announce our Clinic Manager, Chantelle, has been selected to attend the Maddie’s Shelter Clinic Management Apprenticeship. This apprenticeship will be incredibly beneficial to our organization as we learn to grow our shelter medical programs from leading experts in animal welfare. We thank Maddie’s Fund for making this opportunity possible! Maddie’s Fund®…

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FLORIDA KEYS SPCA RECEIVES $36,000 GRANT FROM PETSMART CHARITIES® TO INCREASE ACCESS TO AFFORDABLE VETERINARY CARE FROM KEY WEST TO MARATHON

January 25, 2021

January 14, 2021— KEY WEST, FL – One of the most common reasons pets are surrendered to local shelters is the lack of affordable pet wellness, training and education programs. Due to cost and other barriers, pets in under-resourced communities often do not have access to basic veterinary care such as spay/neuter services, vaccinations, dental…

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$50,000 Match Campaign to Benefit the Animals

April 16, 2020

MATCHING GIFT CAMPAIGN To Support the Animals During the COVID-19 Outbreak Dear FKSPCA Supporters: First, we want to thank you all for your support – many of you have reached out to help during this time of uncertainty and we could not be more grateful for your love for our animals. Longtime supporters Angie Majors…

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Facilities UPDATE: The FKSPCA and COVID-19

March 20, 2020

FKSPCA Closing In-Person Office Hours at Both Locations In response to the CDC’s guidance to implement social distancing to slow the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and in an effort to protect our employees, volunteers and customers, the FKSPCA will be suspending in-person services at its two locations effective Friday, March 20, 2020. The…

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Support the Animals of the FKSPCA

March 20, 2020

Dear FKSPCA Supporters: First, we want to thank you all for your support – many of you have donated to the animals of the FKSPCA in some form and attended our events for literally decades. As we collectively enter these challenging and uncharted waters, we come to you in a time of unforeseen need.  Similar…

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FKSPCA Update About Our Facilities During Coronavirus Outbreak

March 16, 2020

Update About Our Facilities During Coronavirus Outbreak Dear FKSPCA Community, The health and safety of our pets, the community, our staff, and volunteers is our top priority and we are closely monitoring the situation regarding the spread of COVID-19. If we cannot keep our staff and volunteers healthy, we cannot care for the 150+ animals…

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Max the Rooster & Other Chicken Facts

January 13, 2020

Say the word “chicken” in Key West and most likely you will get one of two very emotional reactions.  You might hear “I hate those stupid birds!”  from someone  dealing with pre-dawn  crowing or a hen and chicks excavating  a well-manicured garden. We get it! We understand that normal chicken behavior sometimes gets in the…

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Marathon’s Comedy Night a Success!

December 16, 2019

Huge thank you to everyone who came out to our Comedy Night, Laugh Your Tails Off, Nov. 16! Boy was it a blast! A special ‘thank you’ to our incredible comics who donated their talents to make the show possible Raab Russell, Chad Newman, Gwen Filosa, Andy Griffiths and CJ Kelley and our MC for…

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Pet Portraits Raise $2,720 for Bahamas

September 25, 2019

A huge thank you to Nick Doll Photography, Nick’s assistants, volunteers and everyone that came to our Key West location to have their pet’s picture taken! Because of your generosity we were able to raise $2,720 to directly benefit the Humane Society of Grand Bahama in an effort to help the animal welfare community after…

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