Calendar of Events


Walk For Animals 

Sunday September 7  
Occuring simultaneously in Boston, Methuen, and Hyannis; the Walk for Animals is a one-mile loop that goes a long way to help our four-legged friends. The Walk is followed by a family friendly activity zone. Click here to learn more!

Pet Memorial Sunday

Sunday September 14 from 2-3pm at Hillside Acre Animal Cemetery
Please join us in observance of Pet Memorial Sunday for a celebration of the lives of our beloved animal companions. Click here for more information.

Blackdog Builders' Cause for the Paws Golf Tournament

Thursday September 18 beginning at 7:00am at Windham Country Club
Hit the links for a day of golf and raise money for animals at the same time!  Click here to learn more.


Trinity Church Blessing of the Animals

Sunday October 5th at Trinity Church Boston 
 All creatures great and small are welcome for the Blessing the Animals! Bring your pets to Trinity Church in Copley Square to celebrate all animals and raise money for the MSPCA. Learn more here

Animal Hall of Fame Dinner 

Thursday October 16th at the Park Plaza Castle Boston 
Celebrating heroes who serve as radiant examples of courage, compassion, and the profound connection between animals and humans. To learn more click here

Fall Vaccination Clinic

Sunday October 19 at the MSPCA at Nevins Farm
Keep your dogs & cats safe - make sure they are up-to-date with vaccinations! Click here to learn more about our low cost vaccination clinic.

Animal Advocacy Workshop

Thursday, October 23 at the MSPCA-Angell in Boston
Want to learn how you can help animals more effectively? Sign up for one of our workshops about protecting animals through creating laws and public policies. Register here

Horses Helping Horses Beach Ride

Sunday October 26 at Salisbury Beach State Reservation
Join us for our 9th annual Beach Ride!  Bring your horse or hoof it on your own two feet to raise money for the horses and farm animals at Nevins Farm.  Click here for more information.


Fall in Love Adoptathon

Saturday November 1 and Sunday November 2
All three MSPCA adoption centers will be hosting a fee waived adult cat Adoptathon November 1-2. All cats one year and older will have their adoption fees waived. Have you been thinking about adding a feline companion to your life? Now is the perfect time. Click here to learn more.

Run Fur Fun 5k

Saturday November 8 at DCR Artesani Park in Brighton 
Join us as we Run Fur Fun, and raise funds to save lives!  Register today to participate in this fun run with or without your canine! Start a team, encourage your friends, family, and fellow animal lovers to join you!  Register here.

Animal Advocacy Workshop

Thursday, November 13 at the MSPCA-Angell in Waltham
Want to learn how you can help animals more effectively? Sign up for one of our workshops about protecting animals through creating laws and public policies. Register here.


Homeless for the Holidays Wine Tasting

Wednesday December 10 at MSPCA Boston Adoption Center
Join us for an evening of wine and shopping! Wines from around the country will be sampled and we will have a preview sale of all our Homeless for the Holidays gift items. None other than our own President, Carter Luke, will be the sommelier for the evening. Purchase your ticket today!

Homeless for the Holidays Gift and Bake Sale

Thursday December 11 - Sunday December 14 at MSPCA/Angell Boston
For four days only the MSPCA Boston will hold its annual Homeless for the Holidays winter gift and bake sale. Glamorous gifts for your furry best friend include beds, scratching posts, leashes, collars, toys, treats and more. Baked goods will include cupcakes, tarts, cakes, pies, cookies and more from some of Boston's best known bakeries as well as homemade treats. Click here for more information.

Santa Photos

Saturday, December 13 and Sunday December 14 at MSPCA Boston Adoption Center
Santa Claus is coming to the Boston Adoption Center! Book your photo session with Santa today! Click here for more information.