December 11, 2017

Happy Hallie

Happy Hallie

Your adoptable dog of the week, Boston, wants to show you unconditional joy and love. How can you say no to that? Hallie here is a Labrador Retriever and Pointer mix. She’s 7 years young and weighs in at 68 lbs. Hallie is a sweet, older gal who will stare at you with her big […]

Light Up Your Life with Max

Light Up Your Life with Max

It was another successful Independence Day, Boston. Hope you enjoyed the festivities and fireworks our wonderful city had to offer. Looking for another spark of light? Check out your adoptable dog of the week: Max. Max here is a charming brindle Bull Terrier. This handsome boy is 8 year young and came to the MSPCA […]

Breed Profile: Saint Bernard

Breed Profile: Saint Bernard

by Lauren R. Tharp There have been plenty of famous Saint Bernards over the years!  Fortunately for dog lovers everywhere, these pooches are more like Beethoven than Cujo.  Part of the Working group, the St. Bernard was first recognized by the AKC in 1885 and currently reigns as the 37th most popular breed of dog […]

Breed Profile: Shih Tzu

by Lauren R. Tharp The Shih Tzu or “Shitzu” (pronounced as Sheet-zoo)was originally the dog of choice for the royals in the Ming Dynasty.  During World War II the dog was discovered by soldiers in England and has quickly became a favorite house pet here in the US.  More than 20 years later, the AKC […]