MA ACO List
Local Shelter List
Lost and Found Info
Rescue, Out of State Shelters, and Related Sites
Rescue Lists - Dogs
- This is a comprehensive list of contacts in New England
(CT,MA,ME,NH,NY,RI) for purebred dogs compiled for Yankee
Golden Retriever Rescue
Kennel Club - This web site offers a list of AKC recognized
breeds, breed standards, clubs, breed specific rescue contacts,
and a myriad of other related topics. Great all around web
site dedicated to the pure-bred dog.
Rescue Lists - Cats
Cat Breed Rescue
Town of East Brookfield, MA
Dogs International, Inc. - "Assistance Dogs International, Inc. is a coalition of not for profit organizations that train and place Assistance Dogs." If you are in need of a service dog, this site
offers a list of contacts.
Adoption Network - DAN reports stories of animal welfare,
legislative initiatives promoting animal welfare, stories
of adoptions and other important animal rights issues.
Breed Info Center - This site is excellent for those who
want to know how a particular breed would fit their lifestyle.
Each breed has a page dedicated to it that provides a photo
of the animal, its description, temperment, height/weight,
health problems, living conditions, exercise, life expectancy,
and grooming. You can also search for the perfect pet based
on the breed's demands for exercise, grooming, and space,
just to name a few.
Friendly - "Travel Guide for Dog of All Sizes." This site
lists dog-friendly vacation spots and has great tips for traveling
with your dog.
Dog Hause - "A Playground for Pets and Pet Lovers! Animal
quotes, proverbs, idioms, fun facts, rules of thumb, superstitions,
humor, fonts, clip art, ASCII art, sounds, spay and neuter
information, books for sale, the Dog Gone Good Award, and
Rabbit Network, Woburn, MA - Specializing in Rabbit Education
and Adoption in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Connecticut.
for Homeless Animals
Link - "Humane Link is a virtual community of professionals
and volunteers in the humane field seeking uncommon solutions
to common problems. Come to Humane Link to link up with your
peers and to access the best collection of links on the web
for the humane professional."
Society of the United States
- "The goal of this site is to provide local animal control
officers and general public of western Massachusetts a place
to exchange information regarding lost/abandoned, found and
Mine Chocolate - The goal of the “Make Mine Chocolate!™”
campaign is to break the cycle of acquisition and relinquishment
by educating the public about the responsibilities involved
in keeping a companion rabbit before a rabbit is brought home.
Dog Beds and Pet Beds - Orthopedic luxury large dog beds
for all breeds. Visit the online dog store for designer dog
furniture and dog couches at wholesale prices direct. See
all discount dog beds on sale today.
My Apartment Map - MyApartmentMap is a housing search web site with pet friendly listings all over the USA.
Animal Poison Control Center - NAPCC's web site has sections
on poison prevention, which includes a list of things that
are poisonous to animals, and what to do if an animal is poisoned.
If you have a poisoning emergency, you may call their emergency
helpline at (888) 426-4435.
- "NewPet contains a wealth of helpful resources for new,
or soon-to-be, pet owners. We have a world of fun tips and
helpful hints on where to get a new pet and how to care for
the new addition once you bring your bundle of joy home."
No Paws Left Behind
- "No Paws Left Behind, Inc. is a focus driven not for profit organization, designed to bring awareness to all communities the silent victims of foreclosure who have no voice or rights to implement change."
Drawings - Pencil drawings of the top fifty breeds - 11"
x 14" Prints, Matted and Framed Drawings, Posters, T-Shirts,
Sweatshirts, Dog T-Shirts, Mugs, Hats, Tote Bags, Greeting
Cards, Calendars and many other gift items. Order
a pencil drawing to support Second Chance.
- This web site is true to its name. It covers all sorts of
pets: dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, rabbits, etc. Non-profit
animal organizations and animal control officers can register
with Pet Finder and then be able to list animals available
for adoption. Petfinder provides extensive links to animal
shelters around the country, and maintains a lost and found
database as well.
Rock Fest - The Pet Rock Festival is an annual event held
within the first two weeks of September each year. It is an
afternoon expo/festival that includes live music, vendors,
food, contests, and most importantly, more than 200 animal
organizations broadcasting their causes.
With Disabilities - The organization and website have
provided support and information to people whose pets suffer
from birth defects or have become disabled due to illness
or injury. They also have an adoptions page for disabled pets
PetWork - "A network of resources and information for
TC Perfect Images - Photography. Thank you for the great Second Chance adoption pictures!
Dogs Rescue - The Senior Dogs Project web site offers
information on adopting a senior canine, and offers great
tips for anyone caring for a senior dog. If you have recently
lost a dog, this site has a wonderful, touching tribute page.
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