Formerly known as Delaware County SPCA, located at 555 Sandy Bank Road, in Media, PA.

Our Mission

At Providence Animal Center, we offer life‐affirming rescue, medical care, treatment, protection and placement of companion animals that forever upholds the critical importance of the human‐animal bond. We have an unwavering commitment to this mission and will always strive to deliver the most optimal, advanced care to our animal friends – and their owners. Simply put, Providence Animal Center is Lifesaving. Adoption. Wellness. Community.

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*lives saved count as of June 22nd*  

Featured Pets

ADOPTABLE PET: Say Hello to Ivy

Say hello to Ivy, the super sweet former mother cat who is looking for a mother of her own. She is black and white, with a very kind soul. Ivy was rescued from a southern overcrowded shelter and brought to our lifesaving center, where she ... Read More


Bob, now Philly, was once a homeless boy lost in the world looking for someone he could look up to. He has since been adopted and is living his best life! Here is what his family had to say about him: “Hi! We adopted Bob ... Read More
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      Smarty Paws Launch Paw-ty

      June 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

      Join us for the 5th Annual Smarty Paws Launch Paw-ty! At this event, learn more about our shelter cat reading program, Smarty Paws. We’ll have adoptable cats to meet and read to, yummy snacks and the Kohl’s Care team will be here, too! The event and program is open to kids aged 5-16. RSVP through

        Fourth of July at PAC

        July 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Spend the 4th of July with us! From 12-4pm, we will have dogs 6+ months for $76.76 and kittens will be adopt one, get one free! We also will have waived fees for adult cats!  

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      • Cat Events During Adopt A Shelter Cat Month

        Cat Events During Adopt A Shelter Cat Month

        We sure love our cats here at the adoption center. Cats are a great addition to anyone’s family and we are happy to be the match-makers. June is a really special month, because it is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month. This is a great month to consider bringing in a …

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