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A 'Hail Marry' Effort to Save Christmas

I'm not one to pat myself on the back, but today I will spend the next two paragraphs doing exactly that.   A couple of weeks ago, we found ourselves in a very distressing position.  As a startup with seasonal sales, it is no secret that November and December are the biggest months of the year for us.  The problem was, we had just received a small loan but had no product to sell! At the same time, there was too much lead time to place an order and get our product in time for Christmas... Restless in bed, I had an idea that came to me... "What if I just fly down there and get the toys myself"?  Yes, why...

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Tails 'N Ales Pawliday Fest **POSTPONED**

**DUE TO THE WEATHER, THE EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO A DATE TBD** We will Update the event ASAP Looking for a fun, dog-friendly event this winter? Come join us at  Tails 'n Ales Pawliday Fest at Cisco Brewers Portsmouth on Saturday, December 14th from 12-4! Enjoy delicious beer under warm heat lamps at Cisco's beer garden, while knocking out some last-minute Christmas shopping from local doggie vendors! For every beer sold, Cisco Brewers will be donating $1 to NHSPCA, while vendors will be donating 20%.

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How Operation Delta Dog Uses Service Dogs to Help Veterans

*** Operation Delta Dog is hosting it's the 7th Annual Walk and Wag for Veterans on Saturday, November 9th from 10 AM to 2 PM. All proceeds will benefit Operation Delta Dog: Service Dogs for Veterans. The event will be held at Great Brook Farm State Park in Carlisle, MA,  Event Info  In order to learn more about Operation Delta Dog and how they help veterans, we spoke with Emily Holman.  How did Operation Delta Dog start?   "Operation Delta Dog was started in 2013 when founder Trisha Blanchet realized two startling statistics: Every day, 22 veterans take their own lives due to the effects of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), or Military Sexual Trauma (MST), and...

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Feel Good Animal Rescue Stories from NHSPCA Staff!

With "Adopt a Shelter Dog" month coming to an end, we decided to cap the month off with some happy adoption stories from NHSPCA staff. The results did not disappoint!  "Atlas came to the NHSPCA in a transport from Mississippi not long after we had lost our last dog. I knew from his picture that he was the one before he even arrived. He has the sweetest temperament and loves people and other dogs. My husband and I take him everywhere with us! He makes me smile every day and we're so lucky to have found each other." - Lindsey and Colin "Jazzie lived in the same home with the same family for 12 years before they decided they didn’t have...

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