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Cape Cod Beachgoers Help Save Stranded Great White Shark
Animals  (tags: beachgoers, cape cod, great white shark, chatham, massachusetts, humans, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals )

- 1434 days ago -
A male great white shark found itself in the hands of humans when it became stranded in Chatham, Massachusetts on Monday
Dog Rescued From Icy Waters in Massachusetts - Rescue Video
Animals  (tags: dog, rescue, icy waters, Massachusetts, wonderful, humans )

- 2001 days ago -
Two Massachusetts firefighters have made the holiday week brighter by their heroism in the face of the icy Charles River
Lawmakers Speak Up for Dogs, Cats
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, cats, animals, cruelty, dogs, massachusetts, devocalization, devocalize, legislature, pets, protection, ethics, law )

- 3405 days ago -
This is an article about Massachusetts HB 344, An Act Prohibiting Devocalization, and it's current status. NOTE: The bill is in Third Reading, not Judiciary
Bill May Be Quieted Before Vote: Dog De-Barking Process Decried
Animals  (tags: devocalization, dog, cat, boston, legislation, massachusetts, MA, Animal Welfare, abuse of power )

- 3409 days ago -
The Massachusetts bill to ban devocalization has been held in committee for months, by the chairman of the committee it's in. It may be killed before it even gets to the floor.
A Bright New Year for Greyhounds in Massachusetts!
Animals  (tags: victory, greyhound, racing, banned, massachusetts )

- 3452 days ago -
This victory has been a long-time coming for these animals--greyhounds' natural speed and grace have been exploited for human benefit since the days of the ancient Egyptians.
The Final Lap for Greyhounds in Massachusetts
Animals  (tags: greyhound racing, ended voters, massachusetts, greyhound rescues, adoptions )

- 3461 days ago -
"I just thank Massachusetts voters for giving greyhounds a second chance,'' said Christine A. Dorchak, president of GREY2K USA, a national advocacy organization based in Somerville that grew out of a 2000 effort to ban racing in Massachusetts,
Taunton Driver Blames Squirrel for Crash Into Telephone Pole - Taunton, MA
Animals  (tags: massachusetts, accident, driver, squirrel, fault )

- 3611 days ago -
Police cited a local man who they say lost control of his car on Caswell Street early Sunday morning and plowed into a telephone pole, breaking it into three pieces. John Moses, 23, 108 Colonial Drive, told cops he was driving in his 2002 Honda
Hemophilic Stray Cat Gets Blood Transfusion; Now Needs Adoptive Family
Animals  (tags: specialty surgery, massachusetts, hemophilia, GoodNews, cats, protection )

- 3620 days ago -
A stray, domestic short hair cat being fostered by the Winchester Veterinary Group was brought to Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center of New England (VESCONE) in Waltham to undergo his neutering procedure due to his rare blood disease. Spinelli,
Massachusetts--Help Stop Devocalization Of Dogs And Cats
Animals  (tags: debarking, silencing, cats, dogs, devocalisation, animal cruelty, massachusetts, animal advocates, bill, animal protection, laws )

- 3780 days ago -
*We need your help.* * A bill has been introduced to ban devocalization of dogs and cats in Massachusetts. This is a cruel practice that basically strips dogs and cats of their primary means of communicating. It is typically done for the convenient
Dolphins Strand On Cape Beaches
Animals  (tags: massachusetts, marine wildlife, dolphins, Cape Cod Stranding Network, starandings, rescue, death, euthanized, endangered, extinction, protection, sadness )

- 3824 days ago -
Some Successfully Returned To Sea WELLFLEET, Mass. -- The Christmas holiday saw a rash of dolphin strandings on Cape Cod beaches. Eight dolphins came ashore on Wellfleet and Brewster beaches on Christmas Day, the Cape Cod Times reported. Another pair
Honoring Our History of Kindness to Animals: Greyhound Protection Act
Animals  (tags: greyhound racing, massachusetts, greyhound protection act )

- 3889 days ago -
MASSACHUSETTS voters have a chance to live up to our renowned and pioneering legacy of compassion on Nov. 4 by voting yes on ballot Question 3 to phase out greyhound racing.
MSPCA Cape Cod Seeks Foster Home for 2 Year Old Lab
Animals  (tags: dog, dog adoption, please adopt, cape cod, massachusetts, dog needs help )

- 4165 days ago -
Two-year-old lab with epilepsy needs a foster home
Corralling Feral Cats Is No Easy Task
Animals  (tags: cats, feral cats, massachusetts, cat rescue, cat trap, neuter, release )

- 4166 days ago -
When she formed an organization aimed at managing the feral cat population in her hometown about four years ago, Sharon DuBois put out a few announcements, hung a flier at the library, and was shocked when 22 cat lovers turned up at her initial meeting.
Endangered Whale Caught in Line
Animals  (tags: whales, right whale, massachusetts )

- 4169 days ago -
PROVINCETOWN , Mass., Jan. 17 (UPI) -- A rescue team in Massachusetts team is waiting for favorable weather before searching for a whale that became tangled in a line in Cape Cod Bay.
Baby Alligator Found in Blackstone, MA Park Possibly Illegal Pet
Animals  (tags: baby alligator, MA, massachusetts, illegal pets, alligators )

- 4337 days ago -
A baby alligator was found inside Turbesi Park in Blackstone. According to the Blackstone Animal Control, it is believed that someone has the alligator as an illegal pet. It is speculated that someone must have wanted to get rid of the alligator...

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