Good News Stories

Meet Winter

My name is Winter, but it used to be Krispy Kernel. I got my first name because when I was rescued, they found me in a Krispy Kernel popcorn box.  I am a 1 year old domestic shorthair.

Adoptions Galore!

Wow! What a year 2014 was! 2051 cats, kittens, dogs, puppies, birds, bunnies, guinea pigs and other small critters found their new forever homes. This is a fantastic increase since 2013, when 1700 animals were adopted. And of course, every time an animal is adopted, a kennel opens up to give another animal a second ... [read more]

Meet Georgia

Sometimes there isn’t a long, sad story. Sometimes, an animal just had the misfortune of being in the wrong place at the wrong time. And we are always thrilled to be able to tell the tale of a short shelter stay, and a healthy, happy ending. Georgia is one such story. Georgia came to the ... [read more]

Meet Sasha

How could trouble look so cute?! This bundle of energy came to the HBSPCA from an affiliate rescue group with her mom and three sisters when she was just a newborn pup. This group was just one of the many animals who benefit from the time and talents of dedicated volunteer foster families at the ... [read more]

Meet Fantasia

Not very often is there a kitten who stays longer than a few days at the HBSPCA shelter. When we refer to “long term stay” animals, they are almost always seniors. But sweet “Fantasia” had a bit of a wait ahead of her. Fantasia came to us when she was just 8 months old from ... [read more]