Gloucester Pride Stride Info Session

Attention Cape Ann nonprofits, school, and community groups! Registration is now open for the 2018 Gloucester Pride Stride! Sign up your group so your supporters can officially join your team and raise money for your cause!

You are also invited to a free info session at The Open Door on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm. Come learn how you can participate, raise funds, and engage your supporters. Plus, see tutorials on creating your team’s online fundraising page and tips and tricks from your peers! RSVP by March 1st to


Jalapenos Fundraiser for Cape Ann Animal Aid

Poster_JalapenosJoin Cape Ann Animal Aid at Jalapeno’s Authentic Mexican Food Restaurant on Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 4pm to Close (dine in or take out). Enjoy a delicious meal for a great cause! The restaurant will be generously donating 10% of all sales to help dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens in need!

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Invite your friends! Share the event! Let’s pack the house in honor of the animals! ♥ Thank you!

Shopping Fair

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Bring your friends and get your holiday shopping done early! Cape Ann Animal Aid is hosting a shopping fair featuring some of your favorite vendors, all for a great cause!

Vendors Include:
4 Twisted Tarts | Angie’s Alpacas | Avon | Bella & Harvey | LulaRoe | Pampered Chef | Paparazzi Jewelry | Party Time Mixes | Scentsy | Senegence/Lipsense | Thirty One Gifts | Tupperware | Usborne Books and More | Younique Cosmetics

Plus, Shelter Tours, Refreshments, and Holiday Gifts! Please consider carpooling with friends because parking is limited!

5 Year Anniversary Party and Open House

OpenHousePosterJoin us for a week long Open House celebration in honor of the 5th Anniversary of our Christopher Cutler Rich Animal Shelter! Featuring adoption specials, photo opportunities, snacks, prizes, donation drive and more!

We invite you to bring donations and 5 is the magic number! …5 cans of pet food | 5 rolls of paper towels | $5 dollars | 5 gift cards | 5 pet toys | 5 packages of treats etc. Thank you!

Open House Hours:
Saturday 6/3- 11am-4pm
Sunday 6/4 – 12pm-4pm
Monday 6/5 – Closed
Tuesday 6/6 – 11am-5pm
Wednesday 6/7 – 11am-4pm
Thursday 6/8 – 11am-7pm
Friday 6/9 – 11am-6pm

Gloucester’s ‘Love Fest’ Project is coming to Cape Ann Animal Aid! This interactive community art project is traveling throughout the city this summer, spreading messages of LOVE and POSITIVTY. ♥

Pins for Paws!

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Join Cape Ann Animal Aid supporters for a fun night of bowling at Cape Ann Lanes at 6pm on Thursday, April 20, 2017. Cost is $20 per person, teams of 4 to 6, and includes 3 strings of bowling and shoe rental. Food, wine, and beer will be available for purchase. The event is a fundraiser for the Animal Aid’s Gloucester Pride Stride Team, raising money for the Veterinary Care Fund for shelter animals.  Please call Rebecca Baylies at 978-283-6055 x23 or email to reserve your spot.

Jalapenos – Fundraiser for Animal Aid


Join us for good food and fun while helping to raise funds for dogs and cats in need!

Cape Ann Animal Aid’s Restaurants to the Rescue fundraising series will be at Jalapeno’s Authentic Mexican Food in Gloucester on Wednesday, December 14th from 4pm to Close.

During that time, 10% of all sales (dine-in and take-out) will be donated to Cape Ann Animal Aid. Guests will also be able to enter to win a 50/50 Raffle and other great prizes.

Don’t miss out…Make your reservations today at (978) 283-8228.