Events, Happenings & More...

by Lee Chambers

Dakin Vaccine & Microchip Clinic

Every Saturday at 9:00 a.m.

Springfield Adoption & Education Center

171 Union Street, Springfield

Affordable vaccinations, microchips, treatments and more



Dakin to Host Paint Your Pet Night March 31

Friday, March 31, 6-9pm

Dakin Humane Society, 171 Union Street, Springfield, MA

You can paint a portrait of your favorite pet and raise funds for Dakin’s animals at our Paint Your Pet night presented by The Art Cart! Join fellow animal enthusiasts and painters of all skill levels.  Whether you’ve never picked up a brush before, or have years of experience, Paint Your Pet nights are easy and FUN!  This is a BYOB event, with complimentary food supplied by Paw Street Barkery.  All art supplies are provided.

Sign up now -- this event typically sells out!

Fee: $50 (includes $10 donation to Dakin)

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"La Cage aux Folles" Fundraiser for Dakin April 12


Wednesday, April 12 at 7:30pm

Majestic Theater, 131 Elm Street, West Springfield, MA

Enjoy a preview performance of “La Cage aux Folles,” the smash musical that inspired the movie “The Birdcage.” Proceeds benefit Dakin Humane Society, and tickets are specially priced at $20 for this one performance.  Call (413) 747-7797 to order your tickets. 

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