Category Archives: Things to do

PAWS New England 5k Fun Run 2017

The  4th  annual Paws New England 5k/fun run will be held on Sunday May 21st  at 9am-12pm at Byam Elementary School in Chelmsford, MA and onto Bruce Freeman Rail . Run it, walk it, come to cheer people on and raise funds! Race Registration is $30.00 per walker and runner

All dogs are welcome at this event to socialize and run/walk with their owners, but please remember to pick-up after your pooch. There will be disposal bags if you forgot your own. There will also be some water stops along the way for Runners and dogs.PAWS New England 5k Fun Run 2016

PAWS New England a non-profit all breed dog rescue group. PAWS rescues abandoned, neglected, and abused dogs from high kill shelters and desperate situations, provides them with veterinary care and much needed TLC, and brings them to New England where they are placed in safe loving homes. Come visit them Race Day and meet some furry friends that are looking for forever homes. Perhaps you may go home with an extra family member?

Get your tickets at to reserve your space!

If you sign-up before April 15th you are guaranteed a T-Shirt. There is now an option on the form/waiver that allows you to enter your shirt size.


Quincy Animal Shelter Purr, Wag, & Wine – Wine Tasting Event

Boston Winery will be hosting  Purr, Wag, & Wine a wine tasting event to benefit  Quincy Animal Shelter  Thursday, April 27 at 6 PM – 9 PM Quincy Animal Shelter Purr, Wag, & Wine - Wine Tasting Event

There will be a silent auction, raffle, musical entertainment, a QAS slide show of adopted cats and dogs, and more.

Tickets are $60/person and includes 3 pours. There will be a silent auction, raffle prizes, hors d’oeuvres, and a cash bar (for add’l beer & wine)

Raffle and silent auction items include:
-2 nights – The Wynn Las Vegas to
-3 nights – The Dewbury Charleston
-3 nights – Cavello Point San Francisco
-The weekend of 9/2 – house in North Truro, MA
-Golf for two at Granite Links
-Wine picnic basket – with two bottles of Whispering Angel, two wine glasses, wine opener, and coasters
-Two bottles French red wine with wicker basket and tea towel
-NY weekend with hotel and dinner and show
-2 sets of Red Sox tickets – each for two people
-Wicker cooler with a case of Porter from River Walk Brewery, glasses, opener, and coasters
-Newport boat ride for 2 on 12 Meter with Captain of America’s Cup
-One week at private home in Costa Rica
-Autographed copy of The Fastest Thing on Wings with hummingbird feeder, and wildflower seeds
-Autographed copy Turn the Ship Around with USS Santa Fe baseball cap
-Dog portable crate with tent, dog treats, collar
-Gift Certificate for one hour dog training – Boston K9 Concierge
-Nespresso Machine
-Amazon Echo
-$200 gift certificate to White Flower Farms

We’d like to extend a heartfelt thank you to our event sponsors:
South Shore Mini, Rockland, MA
Alloy Wheel Repair Specialists, Quincy, MA
John Scales, Killington, VT

The Boston Winery
26 Ericsson St.
(off Neponset Circle)
Boston, MA 02122


St. PAWtrick’s Day 2017 at Mayflower Brewery in Plymouth

St. PAWtrick’s Day is a combined adoption event and fundraiser event on Saturday March 18th from 12-5pm.

St. PAWtrick's Day 2017 at Mayflower Brewery  in Plymouth

Come meet some of Survivor Tails Animal Rescue’s adoptable dogs. Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions about adopting, fostering and volunteering.

Our host, Mayflower Brewing Company, is a local craft brewery with a well rounded beer list. Mayflower Brewing will donate to Survivor Tails $1 for every Pint purchased and $2 for every Mayflower Voyage Flight purchased. So please DRINK UP!!

Mom On the Go Food Truck will be at the event with their gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches. For every sandwich purchased $1 will be donated to Survivor Tails! Please bring your appetites!!

While enjoying doggie kisses, beer and gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches be sure to enter to win some great raffles. All money raised from ticket sales will go directly to Survivor Tails.

Join us for this sure to be awesome event. Families welcome. Remember to bring your friends! No cover charge!
Mayflower Brewing Company
12 Resnik Rd, Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360

PRONE 5k Run/Walk 2017 in South Boston MA

Join lots of fellow pug lovers at our 7th Annual Pug Rescue of New England PRoNE 5K Walk/Run on Saturday  June 3rd   9AM at Carson Beach in South Boston.


Date: Saturday, June 3, 2017

Time: 9 am

Day of Registration: 7:30 – 8:30 am  Register here

Race Location: Carson Beach-Bath House, 165 William J. Day Boulevard, South Boston, MA.

Fees: $30 through 3/31, $35 until June 1st at Noon, $40 day of event

T-Shirts: Guaranteed if registered by May 8, 2016

Race will be chip timed using the MyLaps Bibtag System, results and awards produced by North Shore Timing Company


Pug Rescue of New England (PRoNE) is a non-profit 501(c)(3), volunteer foster home based rescue organization. Our mission is simple: we find homes for abandoned and surrendered pugs in the six New England states. Our pugs are up-to-date on shots and spayed or neutered prior to being placed in a forever home. PRoNE is supported by adoption fees, donations and funds raised through our special events (PRoNE 5K in June and our Pug Social, our annual pug social held in Spencer, Ma each October). Please consider helping us help pugs – make a donation today

Fitchburg Dog Park Dining for the DOGS Legends Lunch & Dinner

Legends Grille & Sports Bar will be donating 15% of food sales for both Lunch and Dinner— from 11am to 10pm on Thursday March 23rd, 2017  16804248_1926486567573386_6093011898980452395_o

The Fitchburg Dog Park will receive 15% of the proceeds with a printed . (If you forget it just mention it to your server and they will have them available) Dining to donate in benefit of our dog park, invite your friends!

Legends Grille & Sports Bar

68 Airport Rd, Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420