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

Collection At Pet Rock Fest For The Hurricane Harvey Pet People Of Texas


The team of Daisy’s Animal Rescue, Central Massachusetts Disaster Animal Response Team (CMDART), Julia Cuoco /MasterPeace Dog Training, and All Phase Glass of Grafton have coordinated an effort to get two separate loads of goods to Harvey pet people in Texas. Much of this will be going to rural areas out of the hub of Houston in Harris… View Article

Pet Rock Fest 2016 Heroes Announced


Each year, Pet Rock Fest chooses at least two local people who have shown exemplary actions and/or work for our animals’ welfare. This year is no different, and from the nominations, have chosen two more deserving heroes from the area. Let’s meet them. The following receive this year’s award for exemplary actions concerning animal welfare:… View Article