National Pet Day

National Pet Day

Guest Writer: Mackenzie Irving Celebrate National Pet Day by with the North Shore Animal League People are great, but there is no one greater than our furry friends and family.  April 11th is National Pet Day and it is a great day to celebrate your current pets or...

World Kidney Day

March 14th is more than just Pi day! This date is also known as World Kidney Day, an awareness day for the often-unconsidered kidney. Kidney health is incredibly important, as these fist-sized organs filter out waste and water from the bloodstream. They certainly...
International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day! March 8th is a worldwide celebration of women and girls. This year’s UN theme is “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change.” Watch the UN video below for more information on this year’s theme.  ...
World Spay Day

World Spay Day

Guest Contributor: Taylor Faria Did you know that February 26th is World Spay Day? World Spay Day is an annual day to spread international awareness and take action on overpopulation on pets.The North Shore Animal League is  the world’s largest no-kill animal...
World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day

Every year, February 4 marks the day of awareness known as World Cancer Day. It is a good day to take a look at the incredible work of the American Cancer Society and consider supporting them through a cancer car donation. The World Summit Against Cancer for the New...
World Braille Day

World Braille Day

mozToday, January 4, marks the worldwide celebration of Braille Day! This date is actually the birthday of Louis Braille, who invented this wonderful system of reading and writing. Continue reading for the history of Braille, and how you can support the Northeastern...