Mar 262014
 
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Spring Yard Sale

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The Chelmsford Dog Association is hosting a spring yard sale on Saturday, May 31, 2014, to benefit the construction and maintenance of a public dog park at 54 Richardson Road in Chelmsford.

Please consider donating your reusable items to the yard sale.

Item Drop-off locations:

  • 23 Maple Road
  • Chelmsford Dog Pound (2 Old North Road, behind the Police Station)

The Chelmsford Dog Association is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, and all donations are tax deductible (with a receipt, given upon request)

Items we will gladly accept:

  • Gently used clothing
  • books
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • Software
  • Housewares
  • Shoes and Accessories
  • Bed & Bath Items
  • Small Appliances & Electronics
  • Games
  • Tools
  • Draperies & Curtains
  • Pet Items

Items we cannot accept:

  • Televisions
  • Computers and associated equipment
  • Large Kitchen or Laundry Appliances
  • Air Conditioners
  • Paint
  • Chemicals
  • Large Furniture
  • Automobiles or Campers

 

Feb 272014
 
Lowell Humane Society
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dogs_palsONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THE LOWELL HUMANE SOCIETY’S STEPS FOR PETS IS NOW OPEN, CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE!

Join hundreds of two and four-legged friends at the Lowell Humane Society’s 6th Annual Steps For Pets Walk on Sunday, May 4th, 2014.  When you participate and collect donations for Steps For Pets you have an impact in caring for more than 1,500 homeless animals each year and help us to provide referral assistance to help families keep their pets right at home!

LHS Animals are relying on you! Honor the animals who have impacted your life; who are YOU walking for this year?

Registration

  • Registration Fees: Adults- $25, Kids 16 yrs or under $10 (includes t-shirt!)
  • Online registration closes at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 3rd
  • Day-of registration begins at 11am

Please visit the Registration Tent when you arrive at the walk. You’ll receive your t-shirt and entry into prize raffles according to how much you raised!

Event Features

  • Music
  • Breed Rescues
  • Dog agility course
  • Food and specialty vendors
  • Contests
  • And more!

Location
Westford 4-H Fairgrounds, 51 South Chelmsford Road Westford, MA

Contact
Lowell Humane Society
978-452-7781
info@lowellhumanesociety.org

Oct 262013
 
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List of Winners from Howl’ween 2013:

Best Dog Costume:

1st: Marie Guide with Tawney, a golden retriever, as a Veternarian
2nd: Jessica Wagner with Violet, a lab/whippet, as a hula
3rd Place: Donna Cassidy with Sadie, a lab, as a Skeleton-Dog

Best Dog/Owner Costume:

1st: The Breton Family with Havoc and Meeko as a the Three Little Pigs & Big Bad Wolf
2nd: Sarah Latham with Lily, a beagle, as The Queen of Hearts and the Cheshire Cat
3rd: Linda Lunn with Bella, a beagle, as a Clown and Monkey

Best Dog/Owner Look-a-Like:

Gianna Manzelli with ChewBarka, a toy poodle as Captain(s) America

Best Trick:

Joey & Amy Breton with Havoc as a Pig

Best Wag:

Donna Cassidy with Marley, a lab, as a devil

Best Shelter Dog:

Tricia Lesniewski with Bear, a Pittie Mix (foster pup)

Biggest Drooler:

Kayla Romac with Melcombe, a chocoate lab

Best Kisser:

Joey & Amy Breton with Meeko as a Pig

Best Heinz (Mixed Breed):

Bernadette Dureault with Aslin, a Puerto Rican Mix as a Girl Scout,

Smallest Dog:

Valerie Jone with Minni, a yorkie, as a fire fighter

Largest Dog:

Erin Herbst with Hercules, a German shepherd, as a Sunflower

Furthest Traveled:

Joy Mathew with Chimie, a chihuahua mix, as a donkey,  from Marlboro St. in Boston, MA

Best Themed Vendor:

Chelmsford Animal Hospital

People’s Choice: (All-around favorite)

Pam Labarre with Georgia, a golden doodle, as a mermaid

Fanciest Collar:

Sarah Latham with Lily, a beagle, as The Queen of Hearts and the Cheshire Cat


The Howl’ween 2013 picture gallery


And our Sponsoring Vendors

Rub My Belly Animal Massage & Reiki, Chelmsford Animal Hospital, German Shepherd Rescue League of New England, Lowell Humane Society, Shane’s Anti-bullying Program, Laurie Sirois – Laurie’s Custom Creations, Kelly Axtell – Creations by Kelly, Cara Hayden – Tastefully Simple, Patty Lynch - Princess House, John Egan – Sports Themed Items, Traci Bookbinder – Lia Sophia, Laura O’Day – Pampered Chef, Brittany Cibotti – Gizzy Goodies, Laurie Myers & Pam Labarre – Dogs Making a Difference – a program of  VOICES, Especially for Pets – Newton, Crown Trophy – Lowell, Parlee
Farm – Chelmsford, Hendo Solo the DJ.

Howl’ween Event 2013

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Oct 152013
 
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The Third Annual Chelmsford Dog Association

Howl’ween

Dog & Costume Show with Trade Fair

October 19, 2013

11AM-3PM

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At Parlee’s Farm Corn Maze Field located at the intersection of Pine Hill and Galloway Rd

General Admission is free! (No Corn Maze this year.)

Also appearing: DJ Brian Henderson

Prizes will be awarded for:

  • Best trick-Best wag/swishiest butt
  • Best dog costume
  • Best Owner & Dog costume
  • Best shelter dog
  • Biggest drooler
  • Long Distance Award
  • Biggest dog
  • Smallest dog
  • Dog/Owner Look Alike
  • People’s Choice
  • Best Kisser
  • Best Heinz
  • Fanciest Collar
  • Vendor award for cleverest dog theme.

 

Coloring Contest, Silent Auction, Food, Door prizes and more!

Vendor Spaces Available: $25.00

 Dog Show entrance fee-$2.00/category, 3 categories for $5.00 -please e-mail

cda@chelmsforddogassociation.org for applications

or more information

Rain Date: October 20, 2013

Sep 062013
 
Lowell Humane Society
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bulldog4ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THE LOWELL HUMANE SOCIETY’S STEPS FOR PETS IS NOW OPEN, CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE!

This year’s annual fundraiser for the Lowell Humane Society, Step for Pets, will be held on October 13th, 2013 from 11 am – 2 pm. Steps for Pets is a one mile walk along the beautiful and historic Merrimack River to benefit The Lowell Humane Society. The event is followed by music, demonstrations, raffles, a vendor fair and more! Fun for the whole family. Registration is $25 for adults and $10 for children under the age of 16.

Whether you join the cause as an individual walker or as part of a Team the concept is the same; collect pledges from your family and friends to benefit the animals at The Lowell Humane Society. Download the registration form to Sign up and register today. 

Sponsorship opportunities are also still available for this year’s walk. As a Steps for Pets Sponsor, your business will be helping thousands of animals in need receive the daily care and medical attention necessary to survive. Your sponsorship will also aid the Lowell Human Society in its mission to educate the community on responsible pet ownership and the need to spay and neuter. For more information, email Crystal , the Lowell Humane Society’s shelter manager at crystal@lowellhumanesociety.org