Monthly Archives: August 2017

Peggy Terrier Mix Finds Her Forever Home

Many times shelters go  above and beyond helping dogs get ready for their forever homes. When brought to this Texas    shelter ,Peggy Terrier Mix Finds Her Forever Home pet adoptionPeggy’s fluffy hair was matted and a part of a leg was missing and trying to heal itself.   She needed to have surgery the local shelter worked with the the animal hospital to  get the best care.

Peggy is now healthy and living with her new adopted family.

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Here is Peggy’s story

Peggy is just one example of the lengths shelters will go to save the life of an animal.
“What makes me happy is knowing that we have the ability to make a difference for them,” the Texas Shelter volunteer shared.

Interested in adopting a dog?  There are ,many Boston area  animal shelter or rescue group where you can l earn about volunteering with dogs and cats and what it means to foster a pet.

See more adoption stories below

Woofstock 2017 in Hudson MA

The Buddy Dog Humane Society will be hosting their  big annual fundraiser “Woofstock” Saturday  September 23rd, 11am-3pm at the Hudson Elks Pavilion, 99 Park St., Hudson, MA!

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Attendees will get to enjoy a large array of vendor booths including rescue groups, crafts and businesses from all over New England. It also includes big raffles, delicious food, live music, kids entertainment, contests, agility and dog demonstrations! Its a festival fun for the whole family and pet lovers alike!

Founded in 1961, “Buddy Dog,” as it is affectionately known, is a not for profit animal welfare organization dedicated to finding new homes for homeless dogs and cats. The Society is incorporated with one main objective, “giving a new lease on life to impounded dogs and cats.”

Buddy Dog accepts homeless dogs and cats, in good health and of friendly disposition, which could, without our help, be destroyed. These animals find refuge at our shelter and can depend on becoming someone’s forever friend. There is no time limit on their stay.


Bassetpalooza 2017 at Lancaster fairgrounds

Bassetpalooza 2017 will be held on Sunday September 24th at the  Lancaster Fairground 11-3pm.  Make sure your check out the Dog owners survey to earn amazon gift cards

Bassetpalooza 2017 at Lancaster fairgrounds

New England Basset Hound Rescue’s annual fundraising event to raise money to provide care and find homes for basset hounds who have landed in our care.  This will be our 16th annual fundraiser to raise money for the homeless and unwanted basset
hounds of New England. This is our only in-person fundraiser and it allows us to continue our
work helping the bassets year-round. All bassets and basset lovers are welcome to attend – basset
wannabes too!
We’ll have raffles, our well-stocked NEBHR store to raise money for the hounds, with special
appearances by the “Big Basset” who guides our waddle around the pond. PLUS: Contests,
Games, Prizes and More! (Don’t forget to bring your hound’s costume for the costume contest!)

Paws on the Beach 2017 Centerville Cape Cod MA

Cold Noses Foundation will be hosting Paws  on the Beach   on sunny Craigville Beach in Centerville on September 23rd  from 10am-2pm as we enjoy a festival celebrating the first weekend dogs are allowed back on the beach!Paws on the Beach 2017 Centerville Cape Cod MA

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This years activities include:

  • 1-mile fundraising beach walk*
  • Wild Animal Demonstration
  • FREE microchipping by Cape Cod Animal Hospital *
  • “Ask the Vet” booth.
  • Pet Portraits by Tengu Photography
  • Food
  • Vendor booths
  • Silent Auction
  • Pet Contests *
  • Meet and Greet with Juno from Juno’s Place and Burt from Burt’s Brigade!
  • Animal Communicator Sessions*


Craigville Beach, Cape Cod MA
Centerville, Massachusetts 02632

About Cold Nose Foundation of Cape cod!!

Our Mission: Preventing animal suffering around the world by funding life-saving veterinary care, outreach and emergency relief programs.
Cold Noses is a grant-making organization. We focus on the small, but effective organizations, allowing us to provide critically needed funds to those organizations who are doing excellent work in their communities but that do not have the luxury of an extensive donor base on which many large-scale organizations can rely.

Cold Noses is a Guidestar Gold Level participant which m

New England Pet Expo 2017 in Wilmington MA

The 8th annual   New England Amazing Pet Expo Saturday  will be held at Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM  September 16th  and Sunday September 17th  11 AM to 4 PM Admission is free and pets are welcome  Make sure your check out the Dog owners survey to earn amazon gift cards 

New England Pet Expo 2017 in Wilmington MA

Tons of Exhibitors

Fabulous Prize Giveaways & Fun for both the Two-Legged AND Four-Legged

Adopt! Dozens of Rescue Groups and a Mega-Adoption Event

Discounted Vaccinations, Microchipping and Heartworm & Flea Preventatives

Free Nail Trims

Pet Activities

Live Entertainment, Obedience Demonstrations, Author Readings/Book Signings

The Latest & Greatest Pet Products

Learn About Pet Care, Volunteerism, Grooming, Pet Behavior & Training, Traveling with your Pet, How YOU Can Make a Difference, Different Types of Pets/Breeds, Veterinarian FAQ, Fun Activities for You & Your Pet


Shriners Auditorium

99 Fordham Road, Wilmington, MA
Shriners Auditorium is conveniently located off I-93 in Wilmington, MA.
Coming north or south, take Exit 39
Bear right at end of ramp onto Concord Street
Take first left at Fordham Road lights
Follow to end, and you will see signs to auditorium and parking areas.