Second Chance Animal Shelter, Inc.
Adoption Center
111 Young Road, P.O. Box 136
East Brookfield, MA 01515
(508) 867-5525
(508) 867-5019 (FAX)
Pet Wellness & Education Center
Spay/Neuter | Vaccines | Training
372 North Main Street
North Brookfield, MA 01535
(508) 637-1333

Written and created by: Maria Alves, Stacie and DJ Ross, and Blake; 04/07/2013 - This post is copyrighted; any use of this post must be approved by author.

HSUS: The HSUS Helps Rescue 100+ Neglected Animals in Ohio. Second Chance is assisting HSUS with intakes and placement.
March 13, 2013

Animal Control Officers Association of MA: Second Chance offers door to door spay/neuter assistance for animal control officers and their community (Page 11)
March 2013 Second Chance Animal Shelter lauded by HSUS for excellence in emergency care
February 12, 2013

Spirit 970 Radio: Click here to listen to Second Chance Animal Shelter on Spirit 970 Radio talking about what the shelter is doing for pets in the community.
January 28, 2013

Telegram & Gazette: 'Pet food lady' helps the needy
December 16, 2012

Spencer New Leader: Into the Eye of the Storm
November 23, 2012

Telegram & Gazette: Storm pets find safe harbor in shelter
November 13, 2012

Telegram & Gazette: East Brookfield animal shelter joins national adoption program
November 10, 2012

Southbridge Evening News: Stolen traps hamper feral cat cleanup
October 10, 2012 October shelter spotlight - Second Chance Animal Shelter
October 3, 2012 Featured pet, Meaghan needs a second chance
September 29, 2012

Sentinel & Enterprise: Animal advocates scramble to find homes for felines
August 25, 2012 Large Scale Cat Rescue Gets Helping Hand!
August 24, 2012

BurlingtonPatch: Burlington Scouts Collecting Items for Four-Legged Friends
August 13, 2012

The Daily Auburn: Auburn Senior Center To Host Free Animal Clinic

Ware River News: Students raise $550 for Second Chance Animal Shelter
May 3, 2012

PR Newswire: GiveLitter(TM) Voters Contribute to the Largest Known Cat Litter Donation in History
May 3, 2012

Telegram & Gazette: Second Chance Animal rescue offers assistant program for elderly pet owners
April 26, 2012

HSUS: Pets Rescued in Tornado-Torn Kentucky Find Placement
April 6, 2012

Southbridge Evening News: Second Chance Rabies Clinic
April 4, 2012

Telegram & Gazette: Humane Society of US honors work of Second Chance Animal Shelter in East Brookfield
March 29, 2012

Telegram & Gazette: E. Brookfield shelter lightens load of tornado-ravaged Kentucky
March 13, 2012 Second Chance Animal Shelter helping pets in KY tornado area
March 5, 2012

Telegram & Gazette: Shelter program helps cover pet care for poor
March 5, 2012

Winchendon Courier: Blake finds second chance at happiness (page 5)
January 13, 2012 Stop Pet Overpopulation Today
January 11, 2012 East Brookfield Pit Bull finds a forever home
January 3, 2012

Telegram & Gazette: Pit bull pulls through
December 27, 2011 Dog tossed from car near East Brookfield
December 16, 2011 Animal cruelty suspected with abandoned puppy
December 16, 2011

The Boston Globe: Pit bull puppy rescued after being thrown from moving vehicle
December 15, 2011

Telegram & Gazette: Shelter shows off animals
December 13, 2011

HSUS: The HSUS Granted Custody of Rescued Dogs, Second Chance Animal Shelter in MA Takes in 12
September 21, 2011

Telegram & Gazette: $100,000 targets strays
August 4, 2011 North Brookfield, MA animal shelter offers lowest spay & neuter prices
July 22, 2011 Six year old helps Second Chance Animal Shelter
July 20, 2011 Dave's Soda & Pet City raises $75,000 in pet food for pets affected by Tornado
July 21, 2011

GreaterGood Network: Second Chance wins grant in second round of Animal Rescue Site's 300,000 Shelter+Challenge!
June 24, 2011

Telegram & Gazette: Rescue effort reunites pets and owners
June 14, 2011

PetSmart Charities'® Emergency Relief Waggin'® Vehicle Assists More Than 150 Dogs and 40 Cats in Alleged Arizona Cruelty Situation
March 23, 2011

Telegram & Gazette: Dogs rescued in Ala. find local foster homes
March 17, 2011™ Boston: Second Chance Animal Shelter to open dog park in North Brookfield
February 23, 2011

Southbridge Evening News: Giving pets a "second chance"
February 7, 2011

HSUS - Wayne Pacelle's Blog: Special Delivery: 1,800 Miles with 18 Rescued Dogs
October 20, 2010

Boston Herald: MA animal shelter vies for 1-day vaccination world record
October 17, 2010

MDAR Farm & Market Report: “Second Chance” Animal Shelter Aims for World Record
Vol. 87, No. 4, August / September (2010)

Spencer New Leader: Second Chance shelter planning Auburn location
August 6, 2010

Quaboag Current: Second Chance Animal Shelter obtains second location
August 6, 2010

Spencer New Leader: Local shelter receives $8K from plate program
July 23, 2010

Spencer New Leader: Lucky Dog show to help Second Chance
April 28, 2010

Masquerade Ball - SMASHING SUCCESS! The Masquerade Ball was a HUGE success! Everyone had a great time and the entire evening was magical to say the least. The dancers that entertained were great and so was the food and the company. We're already looking forward to our 15th anniversary when we can do this again!!! If you attended this event and are interested in the photos taken by the photographer, please email us to be sent the link for the photos. Also, anyone that would like to share photos of the event, please email them to us. We will post the pictures and info on our website so that everyone can see what a fun night it was! Check out the Masquerade Ball Photo Gallery!

Spencer New Leader: Second Chance and TD North team up to raise money for spay/neuter initiatives!
Feb. 5, 2010

Examiner article: "Entertaining idea: Birthday parties for a good cause"
By Paula Slade, Jul. 12, 2009

SPCA International article: SPCA International named Second Chance it's Shelter of the Week! article: UU children help struggling families feed pets
By Donald E. Skinner, Feb 9, 2009

Examiner article: "Attempting to break a world record to help animals during economic turmoil"
By Mary Schwager, Feb. 2, 2009

Examiner article: "Pet food pantry idea sparking action during economic crisis"
By Mary Schwager, Dec. 4, 2008

Examiner article: "Pet Shop and Breeder Want Ad Warning"
By Mary Schwager, Dec. 1, 2008

Worcester T&G article: "Starving for love - Food pantries are urged to also help save clients’ pets"
By Donna Boynton, Dec. 3, 2008