Cape Gazette

First State Animal Center and SPCA
Contact: Kevin Usilton
32 Shelter Circle
Camden, DE 19934
Phone: 302-943-6032

The mission of the First State Animal Center and SPCA is twofold:


by prevention of cruelty and suffering, rescue of the trapped or injured, emergency medical treatment, temporary housing for homeless animals and the reduction of homeless pet overpopulation through targeted spay/neuter and education programs.


through our serious commitment in placing only stable, safe and well-adjusted animals into homes where they will thrive while simultaneously educating the public about responsible pet guardianship.


Bella Needs A Home

Bella has been waiting since before March 2015 to find a family to call her own. She has been spayed, vaccinated, and microchipped. Her adoption fee has been waived to help spur someone to take her home. Could that be you?
Bold and Beautiful

Ramone and Bandito are two 6 month old black kittens available for adoption at the Rehoboth Beach Petco. Available from First State Animal Center, these kittens come with all current vaccines, are neutered and microchipped. Adoptions are done there every Thursday from 4-6pm or by appointment. ...
Flopsy Needs A Home

Hi, my name is Flopsy and I am a friendly little guy. I was found as a stray with several other dogs, and I am ready for my new home. I am outgoing and friendly, and I love getting attention! The staff thinks I am about 8 years old, and I love going for walks and exploring the yard. I get very ...
Lettie Needs You

Please come in and meet Lettie. She is about 10 months toa year old. She is shy when it comes to men so she will need time to feel comfortable around them. She knows sit and lay down. She is food motivated, so with the right owners and training, she can overcome her fears. Please find room in ...
Scruffy Needs A Lap

Scruffy is a 5 to 7 year old male. He is a sweet little guy who will be friends with anybody. He has lots of love to give and likes to receive lots in return. He is a very happy go lucky boy who would be the perfect fit for any home.
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