Cat and Dog eating Santa's snack

New, Larger Facility for the New Hampshire SPCA in Stratham

Many animal lovers in New Hampshire know the New Hampshire SPCA in Stratham has been working on expanding its campus for years.

According to the animal shelter's website, the official ribbon cutting went off without a hitch on December 4.

The new facilities will enable the New Hampshire SPCA to cater to more animals in need.

Cats and Dogs and Horses, Oh My

The executive director for the New Hampshire SPCA said in a press release on the organization's website, “We are so excited to unveil our new space. This was an ambitious project, especially for construction to move forward in the midst of a pandemic.  We have taken proactive steps to continue to be ahead of the curve and lead the way in advancing the highest standards of animal welfare in New Hampshire. Our community and our animals deserve nothing less.”

The new space looks beautiful.

Looking to adopt?  The New Hampshire SPCA is the place to go

Did you know that the New Hampshire SPCA offers pet adoptions of not just cats and dogs, but horses and small animals like rabbits and guinea pigs?

Because of the construction that is still ongoing, they are only taking adoptions and surrenders by appointment.  If you are looking to provide an animal with its forever home, please consider adoption.

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