Worcester is discussing a breed-specific ordinance that could require muzzles on certain breeds of dogs Learn more>>
Join us at NEVINS Farm for a legislative training opportunity
The Advocacy department will offer numerous Lobby 101 and 102 training opportunities in 2010 - we hope that you can join us! The next event is a Lobby 101 in Methuen March 16th. Learn more and register here >>
Pets and domestic violence bill needs your help
An important bill is still pending in the Judiciary Committee and the reporting deadline is coming up soon! H.1499 needs to get an "ought to pass" report from the Committee in the next two weeks to continue moving through the legislative process. Read more and take action >>
social networking for the animals
MSPCA has a presence on Facebook and Twitter, but we're also hearing that a lot of you are sharing our alerts on your pages and via your tweets - thank you! Many legislators use these forums, too, so they're a great way to get messages out about local, state, and federal legislation that would affect animals. Learn more>>
Get an animal friendly license plate
You can show your support for animals and raise money for important spay/neuter efforts by putting an animal friendly license plate on your vehicle. It's an easy and effective way to help. Learn more>>.
Advocacy Volunteer Corner
We need your help! We have a list of volunteer opportunities ranging from research to writing to help with administrative tasks. Read More »
Donate to Advocacy
You're a member of our Animal Action Team, so you understand how important our work is to animals in Massachusetts. Please support our efforts with a donation to the Advocacy Department.
The Mission of the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is to protect animals, relieve their suffering, advance their health and welfare, prevent cruelty and work for a just and compassionate society.