WELCOME to the
SPCA Penang Monthly Newsletter
From Events and Education Department
Edition: November 2021


SPCA Penang Contact:

Jalan Jeti Jelutong 11600 Penang, Malaysia. (604)2816559 (6016)4166559  
Email: info@spca-penang.net
Web: www.spca-penang.net
We welcome visitors to the shelter.
Kindly note our visiting hours:
Monday - Friday: 10am - 12.30pm and 2pm - 4.30pm
Saturday : 10am - 12.30pm
We are closed on Sundays and some Public Holidays (please check website for details).
Our phone is manned 7 days a week until 7pm. Emergency calls will only be handled during daylight hours.
 

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  Dear Members & Friends,

 

Greetings from the SPCA Penang!

SPCA PENANG wishes all our Hindu friends and supporters a very HAPPY DEEPAVALI. We hope this Festival of Lights bring us all good blessings as we begin to wind up Year 2021 and soon moving into another New Year.

 

 
 
 

 

Volunteer Briefing
 
 
Our next briefing will be held on Saturday 20th November. To all who have signed in, please take note and be punctual. Places for registration to the briefing is limited. For those who are keen to join in, please make sure that the date is convenient to you before signing in. Registration can be done here.
 
 
 
 

 

Long Stay Residents

People commonly think that as a dog grows bigger it is old and would rather not think of adopting. Just because of their size, it doesn’t mean that they are no longer suitable to fit into your family. Many people feel that it is best to get a puppy to start with, but it may not always be true. Having a puppy to start with is fun, but then one needs a little more time to nurture them. Dogs work for people in many ways. Should you need a dog which has less teething troubles, come visit us and adopt one of these which have been with us for a long period of time. The reason for adopting an adult dog is self-explanatory. You can view all the dogs currently available for adoption here.

 

 

 

Animal Adoption
In October six cats and four dogs made way into their new homes. We are happy to note the increase in new feline pet owners as compared to the past years.

 

Awareness on Animal Welfare

SPCA receives many requests from students to collaborate, be it in creating awareness on animal welfare or organizing fundraising to support our cause. It is indeed a privilege to collaborate with students to support each other on a 'win win' situation.

We would like to thank the groups of students from Sentral College Penang namely the Tourism Management & Certificate in Business and Information Technology for their efforts in raising funds for the shelter.

 
 
Also our continued thanks to Vettons.com, an online sales store, for continuing to send us care packages in celebration of their 1st anniversary. Care to support, kindly visit www.vettons.com.

 

Obituary

SPCA would like to put on record the demise of our very long time supporter Ms. Louise Marie Balhetchet aka Ms. Louise Ng. The late Louise Ng had been an ardent supporter of SPCA during our days at Jalan Bulan. She has SPCA in her heart and had indeed left us a legacy. May Her Soul Rest In Peace.

The SPCA Committee and staff would like to express its deepest condolences to her brother Mr. Charles Austin Ng and family.

 

 

SPCA Wish List

To keep our animals healthy and safe, we regularly need the following:

 

 

Do you wish to make a donation to celebrate someone’s birthday or celebrate a festival? For a minimum donation of RM50 you will receive a digital donation certificate. We have just launched the page. Kindly visit our Website page  https://spca-penang.net/donation-certificates/

 

 

Our thanks to Pawsster Fundraising for their donation and request for a digital certificate for Deepavali:

 

Thank you all and STAY SAFE

SPCA TEAM & FURRY FRIENDS