News & Events

Car Show at Brown Motors

If you love clasic or old cars or just cars in general stop by Brown Motors on July 29th!  Earn money for the Dog Shelter by taking a chance at the Dunk Tank to dunk Darci Brown!  Come join the fun!

The 2017 Mutts in Need is coming up!

Join the Friends of the Franklin County Regional Dog Shelter on August 19, 2017 to raise money for the Franklin County Regional Dog Shelter located in Turners Falls Ma. Your ticket price will include a buffet meal and live music! There will also be raffles and a live auction to participate in or cheer others on. Event will be rain or shine and make sure to bring your ticket or email confirmation with you to get in. Dogs are always welcomed, but please remember that your dog must remain on leash at the event. Hope to see you there!

Live musci by the band Dogwalker!

Join us at the 2017 Mutts in Need

Join the Friends of the Franklin County Regional Dog Shelter on August 19, 2017 to raise money for the Franklin County Regional Dog Shelter located in Turners Falls Ma. Your ticket price will include a buffet meal and live music! There will also be raffles and a live auction to participate in or cheer others on. Event will be rain or shine and make sure to bring your ticket or email confirmation with you to get in. Dogs are always welcomed, but please remember that your dog must remain on leash at the event. Hope to see you there!

Tickets are now on sale at the Shelter or online at

https://www.eventbrite.com/o/friends-of-the-franklin-county…

Also chekc out our home improvement raffle offered by Tognarelli Heating and Cooling!

Support the Shelter on Valley Gives Day May 2, 2017

We depend on and appreciate all of the support we receive from the Community.  We use all of the donations to cover the Veterinary costs for the dogs and the day to day expenses of the Shelter.  No donations are used to cover non dog related expenses.  Please support the Shelter on May 2, 2017 for Valley Gives Day!! 

Rabies Clinic April 1 2017 at the Shelter

Update your pets Rabies Vaccines this Saturday.  If your pet(s) currently has a current rabies please bring the paperwork and this Vaccine will be good for three years.

All cats should be in carriers and dogs should be leashed.

Franklin County Spring 5K & Parade

Join us for the fun on April 22, 2017.

The Shelter supporters will be marching in the parade with our canine friends. 

Midwinter Doggy Day Nail Trim Clinic

Stop by the Shelter on February 18, 2017 for a Doggy Nail trim.  11:00 AM to 3:00 PM  only $11.00 each pet.

St. Kazimierz Holiday Craft Fair

2017 Calendars are available at the Shelter

The 2017 Shelter Calendars are in stock and selling quickly.  Stop in for your copies, they make great gifts.  They are also available at the Greenfield Farmers, Coop and Mighty Clean Mutt and Kings Gym.

Barkley needs your help

Barkley is a sweet young dog who requires surgery to correct a birth defect.  We are raising funds to provide him the surgery so he can have a long happy pain free life.  If you would like to help Barkley please make a donatio to his Surgery Fund.  His surgery is scheduled for December 12, 2016 and he has a foster to adopt home waiting for him.[

Greenfield Health & Safety Fair

Stop by the Greenfield Fire Station and say Hi! 

Franklin County Pumpkin Festival

Come join the fun on October 29, 2016 in Turners Falls!  Stop by the Shelter table and say Hi!

Conway Festival of the Hills

Join us on October 2, 2016 in Conway for their Festival of the Hills.  This is a decades old fair of crafts, activities, and great food.

Rabies Clinic October 22, 2016

Stop by the Shelter to update your pets rabies vaccines. 

$20.00 per pet

All dogs must be leashed and all cats must be in carriers.

Dr. Stephanie Vassar is the attending Veterinarian

 

NAPA Auto Gas & Go, Demo Car Promotion

Join us at NAPA Auto Parts on Saturday August 6, 2016 for Gas & Go with 93.7 Radio.  Raffles and prizes thruout the day, register for $1,000 free gas!

Come check out the 2016 Shelter Demo Car by Rambut Racing, enter our raffle to win a chance to drive the Demo Car.[

PVKC Summer Dog Show

Join us at the Pioneer Valley Kennel Club Summer Dog Show.  Saturday August 6, 2016 at Greenfield Community College.  

Come watch the amazing show dogs strut their stuff and then stop by the Shelter table  and say Hello!

Support your local Shelter on 5-3-16

ValleyGivesDay is May 3, 2016! Show your suppport and make a donation to your local Regional Dog Shelter on Valley Gives Day.  

07/29/2017 (Saturday)

Car Show at Brown Motors

11:00am - 3:00pm

Come join a fun day at Brown Motors and check out all the awesome classic cars.

Drivers raffle,  free food, beverages, and prizes!

Earn money for the FCSO Regional Dog Shelter by Dunking Darci Brown in the Dunk Tank    

08/19/2017 (Saturday)

Mutts in Needs

3:00pm - 8:00pm

Join the Friends of the Franklin County Regional Dog Shelter on August 19, 2017 to raise money for the Franklin County Regional Dog Shelter located in Turners Falls Ma. Your ticket price will include a buffet meal and live music! There will also be raffles and a live auction to participate in or cheer others on. Event will be rain or shine and make sure to bring your ticket or email confirmation with you to get in. Dogs are always welcomed, but please remember that your dog must remain on leash at the event. Hope to see you there!

Our big raffle this year is offered by Tognarelli Heating & Cooling.  Grand prize is a Home Weatherization Service and a Daikin Mini-Split Ductless cooling & heating system.  Valued at $10,000.00