Bill Protecting Animal Welfare and Safety Clears Key State House Legislative Committee


BOSTON, MA-Legislation sponsored by Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr (R-Gloucester) intended to enhance humane treatment of animals and punish those who engage in animal cruelty received a key advance today at the State House. Tarr led lawmakers in 2014 to adopt the Protecting Animal Welfare and Safety bill, also known as the PAWS Act, following… View Article

Pet Rock Fest Contributes To Animal Cruelty Case Reward Fund; Puppies Were Found In A Bag In a River


In mid-September, a kayaker on the Blackstone River in Uxbridge heard some whimpering sounds coming from a bag he saw floating nearby on the river. About 100 yards south of Unitrans Transportation on River Road, the kayaker grabbed the bag before it went underwater. In that bag, he found six, one-week-old puppies, all remarkably still… View Article

FESTIVAL FANS APPROVE: PET ROCK FEST 2018 RETURNS TO THE FIELD AT WYMAN-GORDON IN NORTH GRAFTON


They’ve invited us back, and we couldn’t be more thrilled. Pet Rock Fest announces with the enthusiasm of a newborn kitten  that the 20th  annual festival will return to the field at Wyman-Gordon in North Grafton. Festival fans, supporters, sponsors, and participants overwhelmingly responded with positive feedback about the new venue. This annual event will… View Article