Dana the dog

Sending Wishes

Hello again from me, Dana the dog  and from me, Denise the  cat. We wrote to you last year to share our thoughts and wishes as the oldest and longest-term residents of the Hillside SPCA, so it’s only fitting that we should be, once again, chosen to do so because we know so much about…

Very special Olive

Very special kitty needs very special angel

There is a wonderful little cat that came to Hillside SPCA as a flea-infested stray. Her name is Olive, and she is currently in a foster home. Olive has two very oddly deformed backs legs, and a tail with a twist in it, most likely a genetic birth defect. We’ve never seen anything like this,…

punky3

From Fear to Cheers

  Punky Brewster is a little handsome fellow who was previously matted, shaved, and in need of a lot of medical care. Well, fortunately thanks to the Hillside SPCA and Joe’s Fund, he now has everything taken care of! He experienced what you could call an “Extreme Makeover: Doggie Edition.” We noticed Punky had major…

Helping Ellen find relief

Providing relief for Ellen

This is the reality faced constantly at the Hillside SPCA. This dog will get help through Joe’s Fund. Joe’s Fund relies on YOU to give a gift of any size to help us continue to help animals in need. Please share as you see fit to those who might want to help. Thank you from…

matted3

Matted & Neglected No Longer

This poor soul is Ozzie, one of the most matted dogs the Hillside SPCA has ever encountered. He is currently at an emergency veterinary hospital where he will immediately be sedated. It is unknown at this point what damage lies underneath his severely matted coat. It is horrifying to think that any human being could…

Hans

Handsome Hans needs Your Help

UPDATED May 8 – see below for more details! Hans was surrendered to the Hillside SPCA yesterday because his owners could not afford treatment for his badly broken leg. He cannot use the leg at all, and on arrival he appeared to be in a lot of pain. We immediately took off the makeshift bandage…

Penny

Little Penny Needs Your Support

UPDATE 4/03: Penny has been adopted! Thank you to everyone who helped make her second chance possible. We wish you a happy, healthy life from now on, Penny! ——————————— UPDATE: Penny had her surgery on 3/31 and she is doing very well. During surgery, her hernia was repaired and she was also spayed. Penny and…

IN MEMORIUM
Kay Lubold (center)

Kay and Honey Are Hoping for a Holiday Miracle

One of the most beloved staff members at Hillside, Kay (in center of photo with Honey), has been diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. Kay absolutely adores, and has a deep bond with, Honey. Honey has been here a long time after having been turned in as a “stray” last year. Honey is stressed here at…

Joe's Fund helps save lives

Fighting for his life

UPDATED > > Prayers and support needed for this special little boy. Turned in to Hillside today, he is in critical condition. He was purchased at just six weeks of age (illegally). He is very sick. He has been having seizures on and off for the past few days. It was determined via ultrasound that…