What's Shakin' at Dakin

Dakin Humane Society Newsletter

Feed Your Radio, Feed a Pet

Thanks to New England Public Radio, Lexington Group and Teddy Bear Pools and Spas, we'll have support for our Pet Food Aid Program.  You can also help keep families together!

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Heart of Gold: Kali's Story

One dog's remarkable 93-day journey to her new home, and what it took to get there

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Meet Steph Du Preez, Manager of Behavior Services

Her rewarding moments? "When I get to see a dog who has issues be adopted and have a really happy life."

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Volunteer Share Their Craziest Moments at Dakin

Working with animals always brings unexpected moments.  Check out these funny stories from Dakin volunteers!

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Guardian Society Member Spotlight: Sam Masinter

"Being a Guardian doesn't mean being a large donor - it could be the same gift you consider every year, broken down by 12 months," says Sam Masinter (shown with wife Alli).  Learn more about Sam's devotion to animals.

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Winter Pet Population

There are fewer pets at Dakin in winter.  Here's why...

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A Good Clip...For Your Dog or Cat

Yes, you CAN train your pet to endure nail clipping!

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Plight of the Persians

A remarkable story of some remarkable kitties!

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We Want to be Your "Best Of"

Please nominate Dakin for the Valley Advocate's "Best Of" Reader's Poll!

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Winter Pet Care

Whether your pets love or hate the cold weather, you can keep them safe!

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2018: Quite a Year!

This year brought some incredible moments at Dakin.  Join us for a look back!

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Volunteer Profile: Marianne Gambaro

Volunteer, Journalist, Animal Caretaker...it's a busy life!

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It Takes a (Bavarian) Village to Help Animals

See how a year's worth of coins from Yankee Candle can add up BIG for our animals!

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My Six-Day Spayathon in Puerto Rico

Read all about Dr. Sherri's incredible work helping animals on the storm-ravaged island

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Volunteer Profile: Carole DeMetre

Former triathlon, friend of Janet Dakin and busy volunteer...meet Carole DeMetre!

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Dakin Goes Solar

Last spring, Dakin's Executive Director Carmine DiCenso got a memorable phone call...Dakin Humane Society was going solar!

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Mutts & Mimosas 2018

Check out our photo album...were you there?

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