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Richmond SPCA

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2519 Hermitage Road
Richmond, VA 23220

Adoption Hours
Mon. 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Tue. - Fri. 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Sat. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sun. 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Lora Robins Gift Shop Hours
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Tue. - Fri. 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Sat. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sun. 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Donation Drop Off Hours
Mon. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tue. - Fri. 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sat. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sun. 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Susan M. Markel
Veterinary Hospital

Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Admissions Hours
Mon. - Fri. by appointment.

Administrative Hours
Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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12/25/08 Richmond SPCA marks spay/neuter milestone, inRich.com
12/17/08 At SPCA, children write letters for dogs and cats, inRich.com 
12/14/08 Muttcracker Adoptions Support RSPCA, inRich.com
12/14/08 Manatee pet advocates push for a 'no kill' county, Herald Tribune, quotes Robin Robertson Starr
12/12/08 The lessons of giving back, inRich.com
11/25/08 Attorney general gets recognition from SPCA, inRich.com
11/24/08 Going to the Dogs, Washington Post Blogs
11/24/08 Virginia’s Attorney General gets special visit for Humane Society award, WSLS 10
11/19/08 Even pets feeling sting of financial struggles, inRich.com
11/12/08 Give me Shelter: A CBS 6 Investigation
11/06/08 Obamas are getting a puppy, CBS 6
10/28/08 Letters to the Editor: Cockfighting Involves Nothing Gentlemanly, inRich.com
10/12/08 Richmond SPCA's 10th Annual Fur Ball, inRich.com
10/06/08 Blessing the beasts: Some 100 pets participate in a spiritual ceremony at Richmond's Monroe Park, inRich.com (includes photo slideshow
08/26/08 InRich.com MashUp features Dog Days of Summer Benefit at Art Works, inRich.com
07/31/08 Richmond SPCA shows how to handle feral cats, inRich.com
07/30/08 Feral cat seminar tonight, CBS 6
07/15/08 Fox in the cathouse: A Fox TV affiliate embarrasses itself, Fredericksburg.com 
07/09/08 Wrangling Richmond's Wild, Richmond.com
07/01/08 Local TV station losing PR cat fight, Richmond.com Communication at Work
06/23/08 Found body leads to pet-disposal lesson, inRich.com
06/19/08 Richmond SPCA Humane Education Day
06/05/08 Animals to get new legal protection in Virginia, WSLS 10 Roanoke
05/23/08 InRich.com MashUp features Hounds Walking Tour, inRich.com
05/08/08 Cat theif drops his appeal in Richmond, inRich.com
04/28/08 Richmond SPCA featured on Oprah Winfrey Show
04/08/08 Richmond SPCA extends free spay/neuter surgeries, Richmond.com Community Focus
03/31/08 Dog Jog raises $100,000 for SPCA, Richmond.com Community Focus
03/18/08 Appraising the Session, Richmond.com
03/04/08 Man who stole kitten guilty of misdemeanor, inRich.com
03/04/08 Animal-fighting bill heads to governor, inRich.com
03/03/08 News release: Richmond SPCA sees omnibus animal fighting legislation through to passage
03/03/08 Man accused of stealing kitten from SPCA on trial tomorrow, NBC 12
02/29/08 Dogs and cats just a remote-click away, inRich.com
02/25/08 Animal related bills pass through General Assembly, WDBJ7 Roanoke
02/14/08 Don't sit. Don't stay., inRich.com
02/13/08 Cruel but Not Unusual, Washington Post editorial, quotes Robin Robertson Starr
02/08/08 Puppy mill dogs done with rehab, ready for adoption, NBC 12
02/01/08 Free feline spaying/neutering, inRich.com
01/29/08 Lawmakers stand up to protect animals, The Free Lance-Starr
01/19/08 Editorial: Short takes - Ernie's Bill, Roanoke Times
01/17/08 Legislation Seeks Same Penalty for Thefts of Cats and Dogs, Washington Post
01/17/08 Virginia Moves to Make Catnapping a Felony, FOXNews.com
01/15/08 Cause for pause: Theft of cats can go unpunished, The Virginian-Pilot
01/15/08 Proposal would make stealing cat a felony, inRich.com, quotes Robin Robertson Starr
01/15/08 After Vick Case, Dogfighting Bills Flood Va. Session, Washington Post, quotes Robin Robertson Starr
01/15/08 Vick's Dogfighting Conviction Spurs Legislation, RTT News, quotes Robin Robertson Starr
01/15/08 Va. Pol Pounces on Cat-Theft Inequality, Associated Press, quotes Robin Robertson Starr
01/14/08 Cat nabbed? Bill would increase penalty, inRich.com
01/14/08 Hot Dogs! Richmond rescue dogs get national exposure in upcoming magazine, inRich.com
01/14/08 MEDIA ALERT: Attorney General McDonnell, Sen. Norment and the Richmond SPCA along with the HSUS and other animal welfare organizations support legislation to combat animal fighting in Virginia
01/13/08 BARK Magazine Cover Competition Winner Announced, NewswireToday
01/09/08 MEDIA ALERT: Legislation proposed to protect Virginia’s animals
01/07/08 General Assembly to tackle animal, gun laws in new session, NBC12 News
01/06/08 Animal advocates push cruelty legislation, NBC12 News, interview with Robin Robertson Starr