the circus is coming to town - please don't attend
Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus will be in Boston, Worcester, and Springfield this month. Buying tickets to any event that includes exotic animals amounts to support for the cruelty associated with traveling shows. Click here to learn more about the circus, local protests, and download a flier explaining why NOT to go to the circus.
jOIN US ON OCT 21 TO pass THE animal control bill
If you haven't yet been to the State House to lobby a bill, you don't know what you're missing! Join us at an event on October 21st in support of H. 4952 (formerly S. 2172). Read More »
october is pit bull celebration month
Pit bulls are such great dogs that we are celebrating them all month long, with special events on Oct. 22-23 at our Adoption Centers. Read More »
lobby 101 training at MSPCA
On Monday, October 25th, at 6:30pm, we will host a new Mass. coordinator from The Humane Society of the United States, who will offer a Lobby 101 training session in Boston. Read More »
legislative planning for 2011/2012 session
Have a good idea for state legislation? Want to help us decide what to work on next session? Take our survey and let us know what you think! Read More »
It's Election season - don’t forget to ask candidates about animal issues
As a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, we can't tell you who to vote for. However, you can take the time during this campaign season to ask candidates where they stand on the animal issues you care about!
The trapping bill, H.4943, is still pending during the MA legislature's informal session. For more information, click here.
Advocacy Volunteer Corner
A list of updated volunteer opportunities is available. Check it out! Read More »
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