The MSPCA held their 6th annual Spring fundraiser at WGBH studios in Brighton, MA on May 22nd. It was attended by 400 animal lovers along with around 30 dogs. Through the extremely generous donations pledged that evening, the MSPCA raised $450,00 to support animal protection programs and veterinary services at the Angell hospital. WCVB-TV anchor Randy Price emceed the program, and Erica Corsano, one of Boston’s top lifestyle gurus, graciously hosted the evening along with her two Jack Russell Terriers, Penelope and Henry.
Here are some of the party going pups and their friends at the other end of the leash:
MSPCA President Carter Luke with Erica Corsano, Henry and Penelope.
Henry and admirers
Carter Luke, Margaret Cote and Kisses
Carter Luke talking about a complex heart surgery done for a dog at the Angell veterinary hospital.
Randy Price telling the story of a Bella, a border collie who had a muscle in her leg repaired by Dr. Pavletic at Angell.
Kisses was a homeless dog that turned up at an MSPCA adoption center who had heart surgery at Angell to repair a congenital defect. Kiss was subsequently adopted by Margaret Cote.
MSPCA board of directors member Constance Noble.
Henry, a Jack Russell puppy, looking over his Mom’s, shoulder. Erica Corsano adopted him from the MSPCA.
Henry the Jack Russell pup and Mom Erica Corsano meet a new friend.
Carter Luke and family.