• MSPCA-Angell November 10, 2022 6:48 pm

    4-Week-Old Kitten Recuperating After Being Found Trapped Under a Truck in Lawrence

    A small kitten is recuperating after being found injured under the wheel of a truck in Lawrence, Massachusetts, last week, the MSPCA said.

  • Massachusetts September 20, 2022 2:04 pm

    MSPCA Looking for ‘Hero' Adopters for Abused Dog

    The MSPCA is looking for a forever home for Sophie, a 4-year-old pitbull mix who has been at the shelter for several months after she was surrendered during a criminal investigation. Sophie was found emaciated in Agawam, Massachusetts, in June. Her owner is currently facing animal cruelty charges. When she first arrived Sophie had “unique behavior challenges” due to the…

  • clear the shelters August 26, 2022 12:41 pm

    Dozens More Beagles Rescued From Virginia Breeding Facility Now in Mass.

    Dozens more rescued beagles – part of a group that’s drawn international attention after they were rescued from a Virginia breeding facility – were brought to Massachusetts this week, according to the MSPCA-Angell. MSPCA officials said 42 of the dogs will be cared for by the MSPCA and the Northeast Animal Shelter (NEAS) in Salem. Another six will go to…

  • animal adoption August 24, 2022 10:07 pm

    Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Adopt Beagle Named Mamma Mia

    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have a new furry friend in their family. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex adopted a beagle named Mamma Mia, who was rescued from a breeding and research plant in Virginia.

  • Boston July 10, 2022 9:28 am

    Puppy Rescued Near Boston Cemetery Finds Forever Home

    A sick puppy found abandoned near a cemetery in Boston has been adopted by a loving family, the MSPCA said. PJ the pit bull, also known as Pickles, was found in a crate near Mount Hope Cemetery on June 15 and brought to the Angell Animal Medical Center, the MSPCA has said. Emaciated, the 5-month-old pup had parvovirus, which is…

  • Boston June 30, 2022 1:44 pm

    Sick Puppy Rescued Near Boston Cemetery Is Ready for a Forever Home

    A sick puppy abandoned near a cemetery in Boston this month has recovered to the point that he’s up for adoption. PJ the pit bull, also known as Pickles, is available to be adopted at MSPCA-Angell, the animal rescue said Thursday. The 5-month-old dog was found in a crate near Mount Hope Cemetery on June 15 and brought to the…

  • MSPCA-Angell June 22, 2022 6:09 pm

    Sick Puppy Found Abandoned in Crate Near Boston Cemetery

    An emaciated pit bull puppy, sick with a potentially deadly virus, was abandoned in a crate near a Boston cemetery last week, a local animal rescue group said Wednesday, asking for the public’s help finding who left the dog. There are no leads into finding whoever left the puppy, who was just 5 months old, was all alone, according to…

  • Massachusetts June 17, 2022 2:06 pm

    Man Charged With Animal Cruelty as MSPCA Seeks New Home for Abused Dog

    A Massachusetts man is facing felony animal cruelty charges after a pit bull mix was found emaciated, the MSPCA said Friday. A forever home is being sought for Sophie, a 4-and-a-half-year-old dog surrendered last month by Carl Moglika Jr. of Agawam. Neighbors told Moglika’s condominium management office they could hear Sophie “being hit, and crying in pain,” the MSPCA...

  • Massachusetts June 17, 2022 5:30 pm

    76 Beagles Rescued From Breeding Facility, Up for Adoption in Mass.

    Dozens of beagles are now up for adoption in Massachusetts after being rescued from an out-of-state breeder, the MSPCA announced Thursday. The MSPCA-Angell partnered with the Humane Society of the U.S. to provide the dogs with safe homes until they are placed in more permanent ones. There are 76 dogs currently at the Northeast Animal Shelter and MSPCA Adoption Centers….

  • Cambridge June 16, 2022 2:59 pm

    Exotic Animals Found in ‘Dirty' Cages Inside U-Haul in Cambridge

    Several exotic animals — that are illegal to own as a pet in Massachusetts — were found Monday night inside “dirty” cages in the back of a U-Haul in Cambridge, officials announced. The MSPCA-Angell said in a press release Thursday that four coatis were discovered in the rental company vehicle at the corner of Pacific and Sydney streets. One of…

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