Join us for several events this weekend to help educate people about pit bull type dogs and to celebrate them! A new documentary, Beyond the Myth, will be shown twice on October 22nd in Boston. Members from the National Geographic Channel's Rescue Ink will be in Boston and Methuen. And much more. Find out more »
animal control bill moving forward
On Wednesday, S. 1033, the bill that would update the state's animal control laws received a favorable report from the Municipalities Committee! The bill will now move forward in the Senate. Please contact your state senator and ask him or her to support S. 1033. Find out more »
avoid conflicts with coyotes
Coyotes and people sometimes come into conflict with each other, but it's easy to avoid such problems by understanding what is attracting them and how to encourage them to stay away from your home and yard. Read more>>
ARE YOU FOLLOWING US ON FACEBOOK?
Just a reminder that you can get up-to-the minute updates on animal protection issues and events on our Facebook page. You can also follow the MSPCA-Angell on Twitter @MSPCAAngell!
DOggy 5k - run fur fun
Join us on November 6th in South Boston for a 5K race to benefit the MSPCA-Angell. This is Boston’s only road race for you AND your dog! We've also got great running shirts and you can raise money beyond your registration fee for the MSPCA by participating in the Run Fur Fun program! More info>>
The 2011-2012 legislative session is well underway. Many bills have had public hearings and are moving through the process; others are still awaiting action. Watch this page for the latest news>>
Advocacy Volunteer Corner
The Advocacy Department can always use volunteers
We can use more volunteers to help us with upcoming events and ongoing projects, such as reviewing our website. Read More »
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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.