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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…

Left Behind

Left Behind

This is the situation that greeted the Hillside staff when we arrived on Tuesday morning. Sometime during the night, a row of pet carriers, each equipped with a note, had been left along the side of the road leading to the shelter. Within the carriers we found seven adult cats and numerous kittens. Once again,…

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…

Cats are thrilled with gift

Wanted – Cozy Cat Quarters

Four Christmases ago an anonymous donor sent us several tall cat trees/houses. We were thrilled and grateful because our kitties really loved them. In fact they loved them to death in that they were slept in, lounged in and oh so scratched to shreds. They finally had to be discarded. Our many cats and kittens…

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…

ava and leona

Wishing and hoping…

UPDATE 9/20/14 – Ava has been ADOPTED!! Make A Wish Come True! I am writing this with tears in my eyes and a broken heart. One of our best volunteers, Leona – 58 years old, vibrant, and beautiful — has received the devastating diagnosis of ovarian cancer which has spread. Leona (along with her husband…