Welcome to the Santa Cruz SPCA

The only non-profit shelter in Santa Cruz. Saving lives since 1938.

Never Stray From Hope

The Future of the Santa Cruz SPCA

Our dream of a new shelter is now a reality and YOU are invited to be part of our new home. Click here for information regarding Naming and Sponsorship Opportunities.
Sponsorship Opportunities

Adobe Fur-tography

The Santa Cruz SPCA along with Portia Shao, our amazing volunteer photographer, were featured in a spectacular promotional video put together by Adobe.  Adobe Elements has launched "Fur-tography", geared toward pet photography and they used US to spotlight how high quality photo's can play a vital role in animal adoption. EPP_300x250
View Portia's Work

Car Donation Web Banner