We have enhanced our Companion Rewards program in order to offer you, our loyal customers, even greater value when you shop at Especially for Pets! With this free service, you will enjoy benefits such as receive your 13th purchase of cat or dog food free from our Participating Rewards Brands, earn a 3% reward on all supplies, and receive a 10th grooming free and $10 off the second and all subsequent four to seven-week dog training classes! Get with the program and find out more about being rewarded for your purchases! You deserve it!
- Sat, Dec 10 / 11:00am-2:00pm / Sudbury
Come to our open house and see what the excitement is all about! Our director of Dog Training, Leslie Zelamsky, will be available to answer all of your questions and show you our wonderful new facility. All open house visitors will receive a complimentary raffle ticket for a FREE half-day stay in our Day School. Click here for more information or call 978/443-7682 to schedule your free evaluation.
- Sat, Dec 3 / 10:00am-1:00pm / Sudbury
This is a wonderful opportunity to have your pet photographed by Fred Levy, the creator of the Black Dogs Project photo book. Children and other family members are also welcome to be in the photo. Fred will donate his talents to benefit Canine Companions for Independence (CCI), a non-profit organization that trains assistance dogs for people with disabilities. The cost is $15 for one 5x7 print and $10 for additional prints. Click here for additional pricing information and details.
- Sat, Dec 3 / 11:00am-3:00pm / Westborough
Bring your dogs for their holiday photo with (or without if you prefer) Santa Claus! Your $30 donation will buy you a ten-minute session for up to two dogs and one professional high resolution image. All donations go directly to help the cats and dogs of Baypath Humane Society. Click here for details.
- Sat, Dec 3 & 10 / 11:30am-3:00pm / Wayland
- Sat, Dec 17 / 11:00am-3:00pm / Sudbury
Dedicated to rescuing stray and abandoned cats, this no-kill cat shelter is operated entirely by volunteers. All of their rescued cats and kittens are lap-raised in a nurturing environment and adopted into compatible lifelong homes. They are committed to ensuring that their cats and kittens are placed into loving homes.
- Sat, Dec 3 / Noon-2:00pm / Canton
- Sat, Dec 11 / 10:00am-3:00pm / Newton
- Sat, Dec 24 / 9:00am-Noon / Westborough
- Sat, Dec 24 / 10:00am-3:00pm / Wayland
Take a break from all your shopping and join us for some holiday refreshments!
- Sun, Dec 4 / 11:00am-3:00pm / Wayland
Avoid the mall traffic and bring your pets and children for photos with Santa. The cost of a ten-minute session with our fabulous photographer is $25. Photos will be emailed. All proceeds benefit Natick-based All Dog Rescue. Walk-ins welcome; appointments are encouraged as this event books up quickly. Please call 508/647-6923 to reserve.
- Sat, Dec 10 / 10:00am-2:00pm / Medway
Don't miss out on this wonderful event! These professional holiday photos will become a keepsake your family will treasure forever! The cost of a 15-minute session is $30, all of which will be donated to Yellow Rose Animal Rescue to help provide vetting for dogs while waiting to find a forever home. Find out more.
- Sun, Dec 11 / 11:00am-4:00pm / Newton
- Sat, Dec17 / 10:00am-3:00pm / Acton
- Sun, Dec 18 / 11:00am-4:00pm / Sudbury
- Wed, Dec 21 / 10:00am-3:00pm / Canton
- Fri, Dec 23 / 10:00am-3:00pm / Westborough
- Sat, Dec 24 / 10:00am-3:00pm / Wayland
Celebrate the season with your four-legged friends while they enjoy sampling Primal dog nog (otherwise known as Primal Raw Goat Milk) along with their Freeze Dried Raw Nuggets. Primal Raw Goat Milk offers an additional way to elevate your pet's health. Yes we call it dog nog, but it is great for our feline family members too.
- Sun, Dec 13 / 10:00am-6:00pm / Acton, Canton & Newton
Stop in from December 13 to 24 and enter our giveaway. Each day, one name will be drawn to win a small prize for your pet. Winners will be notified each day.
- Sat, Dec 17 / 1:00-3:00pm / Wayland
Greyhound Friends is a non-profit rescue organization located in Hopkinton dedicated to saving race track greyhounds and placing them in responsible, loving homes.
- Dec 24-31 / 10:00am-6:00pm / Acton, Canton & Newton
Stop in from December 6 to 14 and enter our giveaway. Each day of Hanukkah, one name will be drawn to win a small prize for your pet. Winners will be notified each day.
Help make the season a little brighter for our animal friends who will be spending the holidays at a local shelter or rescue organization. During the month of December, purchase a toy or treat as a holiday gift for the forgotten ones and your donation will be delivered to each shelter in time for these pets to have a very happy holiday season.
This little guy is on his way to changing someone’s life and is currently under the love and care of his puppy raiser, Leslie Zelamsky, who is our director of dog training. Tambor is sleeping through the night, adjusting to his crate and starting to learn some basic commands such as sit, down and shake (paw). Read more about this special pup Leslie is raising and Especially for Pets is sponsoring for the next 18 months.