Roanoke Valley SPCA beloved animal ambassador is planning to retire

ROANOKE, Va. – After spending her first 12 months visiting charity seats, getting numerous cuddles, educating college students, and consuming so much, Polly will retire, in line with the Roanoke Valley SPCA.

Throughout Polly’s ten years at SPCA, she assisted in Human Schooling Packages and the Visiting Pet program with Ambassador Sofia, in line with her web site.

Polly’s bio stated that along with visiting charities within the Roanoke space, Polly additionally visited faculties to show kids the significance of compassion for animals and other people.

Denise Hayes, President and CEO of Polly, has been asserting Polly’s work with SPCA for years.

“The Polly individuals are very bitter,” Hayes stated. “She actually desires to satisfy new mates, however she’s in her late teenagers.”


Hayes says now that Polly is older, she is beginning to face well being issues that have an effect on her capability to dwell in peace.

“Polly has pneumonia in her knees and it’s arduous for her to stroll,” Hayes stated. “We all know there are a whole lot of mates who will miss her, however we additionally know that she will spend her golden years enjoyable, consuming, and being very loving.”

Roanoke Valley SPCA stated they are going to host a “Pawty Retirement” for Polly on Wednesday from 4pm to 5pm to have a good time Polly’s work.

You’ll be able to learn extra about Polly and study extra about SPCA right here.

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