Date: Jan 07, 2017 - Jan 29, 2017
January is Adopt a Bird Month! Did you know that the MSPCA Animal Care and Adoption Centers take in and rehome pet birds? From parakeets and doves to cockatiels and macaws, there are hundreds of birds in need of forever homes surrendered to the MSPCA each year. All month long, interested bird lovers will be treated to a host of wonderful resources that will help improve the health and life of your feathered friend.
Date: Jan 10, 2017
Introduction to Animal Welfare and Ethics: Are you a budding animal advocate? Attend this 5 week course to explore current animal welfare issues. Offered Tuesdays, January 10th-February 7th. For students in 6th-8th grade
Date: Feb 01, 2017 - Feb 28, 2017
In the month of February, the MSPCA at Nevins Farm is able to offer affordable spay-neuter surgeries for pot-bellied pigs owned by families who are in need of financial assistance. The cost of the spay-neuter surgery package is $100. Pigs must be under 5 years of age to qualify. Learn more at www.mspca.org/spay
Date: Feb 05, 2017
Just in time for Super Bowl fans to “get chilly before diving into chili,” the MSPCA-Cape Cod will hold its second annual Super Bowl Sunday Polar Bear Plunge on Sunday, Feb. 5 at Craigville Beach in Centerville, MA.
Date: Feb 13, 2017 - Feb 14, 2017
“Puppy (and Kitty) Love” Valentine’s Day Flower and Chocolate Sale
Shop for your valentine while helping homeless animals in need at the MSPCA’s Puppy (and Kitty) Love event!
Date: Mar 18, 2017
***Registration now open!***
Do you have a New Year’s fitness resolution, but need a motivator? How about the nearly 7,000 animals that we care for every year?
Join us on Saturday, March 18th for the 14th annual Spin for Animals. This year’s event will take place at TWO locations; Cycle Fierce (lead by Jenna George) in Portsmouth, NH and also at the brand new Flow Fitness (lead by Charlene Morin) in Lawrence, MA! Ride for 1, 2. 3 or 4 classes* and raise funds to help us care for our animals. Can’t make that date? No worries! Register as a virtual rider and you can spin at your own gym on your own time and still raise funds for the animals.
Either way you participate, register today and get started!
*Fourth class option available at Flow Fitness only.
Every spring, hundreds of advocates spend the day at the Massachusetts State House and ask their legislators to push for stronger animal protection laws in the Commonwealth.
Join us for the Furry Affair!