Author Archives: Scituate Animal Shelter

Dine Out for Dogs & Cats: On August 15th, Your Restaurant Meal Helps Animals

We are pleased to announce our second annual restaurant fundraiser on August 15th, 2017.  It is a chance to satisfy more than just your appetite! How does it work?  It is very simple.  The participating restaurants have made very generous donations to help the animals in our care. Now we are asking our supporters and friends to thank them by dining with one of them on one night:  Tuesday, August 15th.  That’s it!  Please show these fine restaurants that you

Dine Out for Dogs and Cats- On August 15th- You’re Restaurant Meal Will Help Animals

We are pleased to announce our second annual restaurant fundraiser on August 15th, 2017.  It is a chance to satisfy more than just your appetite!   How does it work?  It is very simple.  The participating restaurants have made very generous donations to help the animals in our care. Now we are asking our supporters and friends to thank them by dining with one of them on one night:  Tuesday, August 15th.  That’s it!  Please show these fine restaurants that

A Letter from the Executive Director- Thank You

A Note from the Executive Director: Friends, There aren’t enough words to express our gratitude to everyone who was able to join us in celebrating our 25th Anniversary. It is truly because of you that the Scituate Animal Shelter has been able to help thousands upon thousands of animals over the past 25 years. We want to make sure that you all know none of this work could be done without you. The celebration was a huge success and a

Help us Fix Rex- No Animal Deserves Pain

Rex is only 8 months old and has already had a very tough beginning and it’s not fair because he is the sweetest guy. While living in a previous home, he was hit by a car and was severely injured.  To the dismay of all animal lovers, he did not receive emergency medical care (or any medical care for that matter) and was, more than likely, in severe pain for a while.  No animal deserves this. Fortunately, some caring community members convinced the

Abandoning Pets- We Welcome You and your Pet

Meet Binx.  He is a very lucky guy because someone had left him in a carrier on the side of the road.  We received a call about a cat carrier  being seen and when our dedicated staff member went to the site, sure enough, there was a cat inside.  Sadly, it looks like Binx was in there for days because the carrier was filthy and there was no food or water.  We immediately brought Binx to get medically evaluated and

Meet Chico and Lulu- They Needed Love and They Got It.

Meet our little Chihuahua pair- Chico and Lulu.  This loving pair came to us because their owner could not take care of them any longer.  These two were absolutely the sweetest duo and they deserved all the love in the world.  While they were in our care, we discovered they needed a great deal of medical attention.  This included extensive surgeries:  biopsies, mass removals, dental extractions, dental cleanings and both needed to be spayed and neutered.  Lulu apparently had many litters and because

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