Wine Tasting to Benefit FOBA

May 31, 2013

Please join us at a wine tasting at Henry’s Wine Cellar, 588 Cabot Street, Beverly, on Wednesday, June 19 from 5:30-7:00 PM. Enjoy a selection of fine wines and delicious hors d’oeuvres. 10% discount on any wine purchased. Tickets are $15/person, door prizes. All proceeds will benefit the animals rescued by Friends of Beverly Animals. […]

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E-News Bulletin, June 2013

May 30, 2013

Here is the latest edition of the Friends of Beverly Animals E-News Bulletin. Click here to view the current bulletin. If you would like to receive the next bulletin by email, you can subscribe by writing to Please be assured that we will not share our email list with any outside groups or individuals, […]

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Thank You, Scamps Comedy Productions

April 28, 2013

Dave Rattigan and Friends of Scamps Comedy Productions did not disappoint at the FOBA Comedy Show on April 4th. The audience loved the comedians and it was once again—this was our third year of having the show—a very fun evening. Thanks to everyone who attended, sold tickets, the comics who made us laugh, and thanks […]

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FOBA at State House for Lobby Day

April 27, 2013

Friends of Beverly Animals members Jill Auld, her daughter Clarissa, Cheryl Mezack, and Bonnie Hannable attended the Be Kind to Animals Lobby Day 2013 in Boston on April 25th. See photos from the event in our Scrapbook. The event was sponsored by HSUS and MSPCA Angell and was held at the State House, where we […]

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Why We Need More Animal Shelters

April 6, 2013

Today The Salem News published an op-ed piece written by Heidi Roberts, the President and Founder of Friends of Beverly Animals. The original article can be found here, and the text is shown below. …………………………………………. It is spring again, and homeless cats and, to a lesser extent, dogs are being noticed in the streets of […]

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Thank You, Petco Foundation!

April 2, 2013

We thank the Petco Foundation for a generous donation from its 2012 Holiday Tree of Hope program. We are honored to be partners with the Petco Foundation. Tree of Hope is the Petco Foundation’s annual holiday fundraising campaign and continues to be the largest source of revenue for the Foundation and the many local groups […]

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View FOBA’s Spring 2013 Newsletter Here

March 18, 2013

FOBA’s Spring 2013 Newsletter is now available. To reduce expenses and paper use, we now send newsletters electronically. If you are already on our mailing list and would like to go paperless, please let us know at We will not share email addresses with outside groups. Click here to view the current newsletter.

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Comedy Night at the Onion Town Grill

March 9, 2013

We are delighted to announce that our third annual spring Comedy Night will be held on Thursday, April 4 at 8:00 p.m. at the Onion Town Grill in Danvers. This always great fun, and we know Dave Rattigan and Friends will deliver another hilarious show. This year the featured comedian will be Steve Bjork, who […]

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Thank You, Chet’s Video

March 9, 2013

The fundraiser held at Chet’s Video in Marblehead on March 2 was a big success. What a great store! People were milling about all day, enjoying the refreshments, raffles, face painting, balloons, while learning about adopting and fostering pets in need. A couple of beautiful ferrets were on display. Chet’s Video is an interesting place, […]

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Fundraiser at Chet’s Video in Marblehead

February 6, 2013

Chet’s Video at 1 Essex St. in Marblehead will host a fundraiser for three local animal aid organizations at their store on Saturday, March 2 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The fundraiser will include refreshments, raffles, face painting, balloons, information about adopting and fostering pets in need, and items for sale at Chet’s Video. […]

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