Congratulations to the February 2021 River Journal/RJN Pet of the Month 

Meet Orb.   Orb is an 8-year-old Norwegian Forest Cat who was rescued as a kitten after being neglected by a cat-hoarder. Orb’s favorite pastimes are meticulously cleaning his dad’s face, cuddling with... Read more »

Congratulations to the January 2021 River Journal Pet of the Month

Meet Mookie.   Mookie is a goofy, six-month-old, apricot mini goldendoodle from the village of Irvington. A New Yorker since birth, he was named after the great Mookie Wilson, an outfielder and member of the... Read more »

Congratulations to the December 2020 River Journal Pet of the Month

  Meet Riffy. Riffy is a six-year-old domestic shorthair tabby with piercing green eyes and a spot-coated belly. Riffy moved to Tarrytown when he was three months old, and by age one, he became fully acquainted... Read more »

Congratulations to the November 2020 River Journal Pet of the Month 

Meet Muscles. Muscles was found in a box on the side of a highway in North West Arkansas with her two puppies on Easter Sunday 2009. She got her name because she... Read more »

SPCA Reveals Star-Studded Virtual Gala to Air on October 30th

Top Hat & Virtual Tails will be featured on the SPCA of Westchester’s YouTube page starting at 7pm The SPCA of Westchester announced its star-studded line up for their first ever Virtual... Read more »

SPCA Adoptable Pets of the Week

Toph: This sweet 3 month old girl came in recently as a stray and has been such a love with everyone she meets. Her foster says she keeps her laughing and is... Read more »

Local Cat Doc Preparing for His Next Life-Saving ‘Run-Raiser’

Paws Crossed Animal Rescue will once again be one of the recipients of support from a very unique and inspirational fundraising event. Dr. Peter Soboroff, a Dobbs Ferry resident and a veterinarian... Read more »

Congratulations to the October 2020 River Journal Pet of the Month

  Meet Pepper. Pepper is a six-year-old French bulldog who lives in Tarrytown. He enjoys playing with his ballies, belly rubs and laying in the sun. He is a stubborn little fellow but... Read more »

SPCA of Westchester Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Animal Care Campus in Briarcliff

The SPCA of Westchester announced today that it held its highly anticipated groundbreaking ceremony over the weekend with some of the organizations most generous supporters. A very small group was present with... Read more »

Congratulations to the September 2020 River Journal Pet of the Month 

Meet Jack. Jack came to the Matos family on January 15, 2020. He was picked up from the Bronx. He came from a home that had to give him up and was rescued... Read more »