Incidents spark push for Massachusetts dog day care regulation – Fall River Reporter

By Chris Van Buskirk Amy Baxter’s daughter had wanted a dog since she was in preschool. When COVID hit and Baxter’s daughter was in eighth grade, she thought it was…

‘A horrific club’: Pet owners renew push to regulate Massachusetts doggy day cares, kennels as maulings kill a dog once every 10 days

Amy Baxter should be spending Thursday playing fetch or taking a long walk with her playful labradoodle Ollie, instead she’ll spend it on Beacon Hill alongside other desperate pet owners…

Kentucky dogs to have new homes in Massachusetts after devastating tornadoes

Bay State households looking to add a dog for the New Year will soon have the option to adopt a dog from storm-ravaged Kentucky. Twenty of the pups were en…

Dog owned by Massachusetts family wins AKC Humane Fund award

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) – A Massachusetts family owned dog was named one of five recipients of this year’s AKC Humane Fund Awards for Canine Excellence. The winners of the awards…

This Should Be Illegal for Dog Walkers to Do in Massachusetts

The days are getting shorter as winter sets in in New England and we all know what that means. It will be dark right after lunch. Okay, maybe that’s a…

33 purebred Persian cats imported from Italy looking for new homes after living in ‘cluttered and crowded’ home in Massachusetts

Thirty-three purebred Persian cats are looking for a new home after being dumped from a Massachusetts home that was “cluttered and overcrowded,” MSPCA-Angell said. “The cats – ages five to…

Massachusetts woman’s lost cat turns up six years later

July 26 (UPI) – A Massachusetts woman whose cat escaped her third-floor apartment through a loose window grille was reunited with her pet six years later. Margaret Kudzma said the…