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 September 17th*  

Featured Pets

ADOPTABLE PET: Say Hello to Puffin

Meet Puffin, the soft, white male cat looking for a place he can live in someone’s heart and home. Puffin may have some imperfections on the outside, but he is kind-hearted and loving. He was rescued from a local overcrowded shelter and brought to our lifesaving ... Read More


Junior was one of the lucky boys adopted on Clear the Shelters Day back in August. Clear the Shelters is a day where all pets have waived fees for one day only. His mom gave us an update: “Junior is doing amazing! We’ve named him ... Read More


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      Philadelphia Distilling event

      September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

      Join us from 1-5pm – Bring your own dog, there’s a $10 lifesaving cover and great drink specials at this cool Philly spot! We also are going to have a raffle!

        Remember me Thursday

        September 27

        Remember Me Thursday® is a global awareness campaign uniting individuals and pet adoption organizations around the world as an unstoppable, integrated voice for orphan pets to live in forever homes, not die waiting for them. On September 27, 2018, the entire world will share the importance of pet adoption, and shine a light on all orphan pets

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      • Paws for the Cause: September Edition

        Paws for the Cause: September Edition

        Have you heard about our ‘Paws for the Cause’ program’? It’s a brand new program that allows you to showcase to the world how amazing your pet is. For a set donation, you can submit your favorite picture of your beloved pet and some really great facts about what makes …

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