Adoption Resources

Rabbit Education

The MSPCA is hosting several events this year for current and future rabbit adopters, as well as members of the general public who want to learn more about these little animals.  Please read on to learn more about these programs.

"Rabbit Fest" in Methuen
Sunday September 14 from 12-3pm
Our 7th annual Rabbit Festival is a great opportunity for rabbit owners and enthusiasts to learn advanced rabbit care topics, including bonding and clicker training.  With raffles, kids’ activities, and demonstrations, there is plenty to do and learn.  The presentations are free and there's no need to register in advance.  For more information, call us at (978) 687-7453 x6101.

"Rabbit Fest" in Boston
Sunday September 14 from 10-11:30am
Join us to celebrate rabbits!  Whether you already share your life with a lagomorph or are just thinking about adopting one, the Rabbit Fest offers something for everyone.  This event is free to the public, and children are welcome.  For more information, please click here or email us at

"Rabbit Fest in Cape Cod"
Saturday September 27 2-3:30pm
Join us to learn more about rabbits! Whether you just adopted a bunny or are thinking about adopting, the Rabbit Fest offers something for everyone. This event is free to the public, and children are welcome. For more information, call (508) 775-0940.

Cape Cod Mall Preview Event
Saturday September 13 2-3:30pm
We will be hosting a special preview event at the Cape Cod Mall on Saturday, Sept 13. Our adoptable rabbits will be at the mall accepting visitors and expert rabbit volunteers will be on hand to talk about rabbit care and basic bunny needs - come join us!

"We Got Buns, Hun!" Fee Waived Adoptathon for Rabbits
All MSPCA Adoption Centers September 14-30
If you've been thinking about adding a rabbit to your family, now is the time!  Thanks to generous donors, the adoption fee for all rabbits will be entirely waived! With dozens of bunnies awaiting new homes in our adoption centers, we're certain to have the right match for you.  Click here to learn more about the upcoming Adoptathon.

To learn more about responsible guardianship, and whether a rabbit is right for you, please visit our Rabbit Care and Adoption Page.  This page includes tons of useful information, including:

  • reasons rabbits are surrendered to the MSPCA
  • our commitment to rabbit adoption, and what we seek in an adopter
  • health and veterinary care
  • fun facts about rabbits
  • keeping kids interested when the novelty wears off
  • who's available for adoption!