New SSPCA Animal Shelter Location Opens

Citrus Heights, CA  |  Source: City of Citrus Heights

Citrus Heights, CA (MPG) - On July 1, the Sacramento SPCA (SSPCA) began  sheltering Citrus Heights animals.  Residents may take Citrus Heights stray dogs or redeem their pets at the Sacramento SPCA during business hours,  Wednesday - Sunday, 11 am - 6 pm at 6201 Florin-Perkins Road, Sacramento CA 95828.  

In  addition to sheltering animals for the City of Citrus Heights, the  Sacramento SPCA offers adoptable furry friends, vaccination and  microchip clinics, spay/neuter services, animal behavior and training  classes, free and discounted Senior (65+) services, pet food bank and  MORE!  Visit the Sacramento SPCAwebsite at for more information! 

The Sacramento SPCA will not be licensing Citrus Heights animals.  Citrus Heights residents may purchase a cat or dog license online or by mail from or come to Citrus Heights City Hall at 6360 Fountain Square Drive.  Current rabies certificates are required for all licensing and a proof of spay/neuter is required for the altered animal licensing rate.  Discounts are offered with purchase of a 3 year altered pet license and for Seniors 62+.  Lifetime licensing is available for altered cats that are microchipped. See chart below for licensing rates. 

Source: City of Citrus Heights