Government Affairs


The Advocacy Department at the MSPCA works hard to pass animal friendly legislation and policies that make a difference for animals in Massachusetts.

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By clicking on the above link you will also automatically become a member of the Animal Action Team. 

You will be added to our database and receive information from us when we need volunteers. Please be patient and know that we really appreciate your willingness to help. If you have questions or want to follow-up, email

We know we will need volunteers in mid-March 2014 for Lobby Day for the Animals at the State House. If you are interested in helping, please mention that in our application. Note that it takes place during a work day, although we will also need a lot of help for a month or so prior making legislative appointments, creating material, etc.

If you are a student looking to do an internship for a semester for credit, please email with your resume, and the requirements and dates of your program.

Please also visit our Animal Care and Adoption Center pages for additional volunteer opportunities.