The Allen County SPCA operates entirely on the generosity of animal lovers in our community. The Allen County SPCA is a no-kill shelter! The Allen County SPCA is 100% donor-funded.
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Who We Are


The Allen County SPCA promotes the prevention of cruelty to animals by providing a safe haven for animals, an effective and comprehensive adoption program, education and outreach programs for the community, and deep and broad membership and volunteer programs.


Jessica Henry
Executive Director
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Stephanie Tippmann
Shelter Manager
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Dawn LaPorte
Business Manager
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Melissa Gibson
Community Relations Manager
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Kimi Eckman
Executive Assistant
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Ashley Price
Marketing Coordinator
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Melissa Osborn
Pet Promises / Community Outreach Coordinator
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Beth Squires
Development Manager
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Dani Wagner
Volunteer Coordinator
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Kris Brandt
Foster Coordinator
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Christien Pozorski
Administrative Assistant
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Kathryn Roudebush

Melissa McKown
Vice Chair

Lona Pritchard

Reneta Thurairatnam

Terah Brogan

Patrick Buesching

Ryan Cassedy

Julie Chao, MD

Patrick Davis

Mike DeFreeuw

Erika Halliwill

Michelle Hipskind

Patt Kite

Mike McCartin

Karen Potter

Kathleen Smith

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Shelter Hours
& Location

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday–Friday: 11AM–6PM
Saturday–Sunday: 11AM–4PM

Last showing of available dogs & cats is 30 minutes before closing.

4914 S. Hanna Street
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46806
Phone: 260 744-0454