Isa, a shy spaniel mix from Puerto Rico, got away from her caretaker and disappeared for a day. This set off a massive search by dozens of vounteers and staff. Posters went up, and she was spotted. In minutes, a team of rescurers rushed to the area. They found her hiding in the rocks on a Lynn beach. She is now back safe and sound, and our goal will be to make her a confident girl who trusts people. View Isa on Patch
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Bailey, a rescue dog from Puerto Rico who ran away from his new home in Saugus, was eventually located in Melrose after months of searching. Read Boston Globe article.
Thanks to a donation from the Canyon Creak Ranch Better Way Project, NEAS’ cats now have a beautiful play room filled with ramps and fun places to explore. Read all about it and watch video on Salem Patch.
NEAS volunteers and rescued dogs featured in this Yahoo news video. View Pet Parade Online Video
When Lawrence Thomases died on Dec. 21, 2010, the final act in a life of generosity was designating NEAS as the beneficiary of his IRA. Shelter Receives Bequest – Boston Globe
When Hurricane Isaac smashed into the Gulf Coast, NEAS scrambled to get pets out of harm’s way.
Marblehead — The “orphan” cast of “Annie” recently visited the Northeast Animal Shelter in Salem to meet some of the shelter’s furry friends. The visit came out of the partnership fostered between Northeast Animal Shelter and North Shore Music Theatre in the spirit of the show’s story line. Read more about the North Shore Music Theatre, their play “Annie,” and the tie-in with NEAS
Having survived a 15-hour car ride from West Virginia, 15 dogs and 7 puppies yelped with relief as our shelter staff and volunteers greeted them with smiles and hugs. Love by the Pound – Boston Globe
A heartwarming story of a Marine adopting a puppy on his return from Afghanistan. Marine Home From Afghanistan Adopts New Best Friend
Yet another nice story, this one about a cat reunited with its owner. Images: Owner, Missing Cat Reunited