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Richmond SPCA

Robins-Starr
Humane Center

2519 Hermitage Road
Richmond, VA 23220
804-521-1300

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Richmond SPCA CEO Robin Robertson Starr wrote a regular column for our website from 2003 to 2011.  Those CEO Purrspectives columns are archived here. Robin continues to provide her perspective on current events affecting animal welfare, and these posts are now published to the Richmond SPCA blog. Below is a news feed of the most recent headlines from the Richmond SPCA blog. To view only posts by Robin, please click here

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  • Click here to learn more about Robin and the Richmond SPCA's executive management team.
  • To view previous messages from Robin, please click here.
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Richmond SPCA Blog
We Were Adopted (January 07-13, 2019)
We had a wonderful adoption week with 38 cats and 28 dogs meeting their match! You can help spread the word about our available pets and lifesaving work by "liking" and sharing our social media posts on Facebook. You can also follow us on Twitter and Instagram. Cats who were...
Monday, January 14, 2019 2:45:46 PM

Fact check: Are pets adopted at the holidays more likely to be returned?
The Richmond SPCA found lasting homes for Curly, Panther, Sweet Pea, Nila and Lyra during the 2018 holiday season. The news media has been under considerable scrutiny and attack lately. Many people feel a deep distrust of the news media while others, and I would count myself among this group,...
Thursday, January 10, 2019 5:15:29 PM

We Were Adopted (December 31, 2018- January 6, 2019)
We kicked off 2019 with an awesome adoption week. Sixty-six pets celebrated the New Year with a loving family! Come and visit our Robins-Starr Humane Center during this cold spell and meet your next fur family member today! You can help spread the word about our available pets and lifesaving...
Monday, January 07, 2019 3:46:59 PM

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