What's new at SAS

Drawing Contest


Deadline: June 1st

Your black and white pet portrait could grace the cover of our fall newsletter, which has a circulation of 3,000!  We'll have three winners:  best overall, best for kids 12 and under, and best portrait depicting a rescued pet.  Local artist Nate Nottingham will judge entries.  

How to enter

Party at SAS!


June 22nd 12:00 - 3:00 pm

The whole family is invited to this fun, free event.  Plus you might meet your new best friend!  

Live music & delicious treats

K9 & dog agility demos

Raffle: great prizes

 Activities for kids 

Drawing contest winner announced


Extremely crowd-friendly, leashed dogs are welcome.

CSI for Pets?


July 18th 6;30 pm

If you love animals....and also enjoy shows like CSI and Forensic Files, join us for this fascinating free lecture.   Dr. Martha Smith-Blackmore is one of the nation's foremost forensic investigators 

who is devoted to investigating crimes against animals;  her firm has successfully brought animal abusers to justice.  At the Scituate Public Library.

More info

Phoebe on Twitter


SAS alum Phoebe is now tweeting

Phoebe, adopted from SAS in May of 2018, has just learned how to tweet.  

At 7 pounds, she's not exactly huge, but she does have a very big voice and when it comes to life as a former shelter dog, she has a lot to say (in under 280 characters). 

Follow us here

Our wish list


Supplies always needed...

There are lots of ways to help homeless pets.  Purchasing items from our 'wish list' is a great way to help keep our dogs, cats and small furry animals  well fed, warm and comfortable. 

Simply go to the Amazon wish list, choose what you want to purchase, and it will be sent automatically to us.

Our wish list

Save the date


November 2, 2019

Mark your calendar!

Our annual Tails at Twilight Gala will be held at the beautifully renovated River Club in Scituate.

Drinks, dinner, dancing, wonderful auction and raffle prizes.....plus some very special four legged guests. It's our most important fundraiser of the year and we hope you will join us.


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