City of Fresno Issues Statement on SPCA Decision

FRESNO – City of Fresno Assistant City Manager Bruce Rudd today issued the following statement related to the Central California Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals’ announcement that it intends to terminate its contract with the City:

“We regret the SPCA’s decision, as we believe there is common ground to be found between the City, the SPCA, and the other community stakeholders. Over the next few weeks, we will be considering all our options to replace the services currently contracted to the SPCA and will bring forward recommendations to the public and to the City Council in the next few months.”