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Dr. Park’s Cloth Mask Tutorial
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Dr. Park’s Cloth Mask Tutorial

Last weekend, looking for a way to help, Dr. Park found a  a pattern online to make cloth masks that we could use at Second Chance. We shared the pattern with volunteers who are making additional masks, allowing us to donate our supply of disposable masks to Harrington Hospital.  Dr. Park created a tutorial for...

UPDATE 3/23/2020
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UPDATE 3/23/2020

UPDATED 3/23/2020   We know there have been many updates so here’s the status of our programs:   VETERINARY HOSPITALS:   🐾 Hospital Appointments – As an essential service, all hospitals are committed to continuing to serve the pets that need care while safeguarding the health of all. At this time, we are restricting access...

Important Update for Anyone Coming to Our Vet Hospitals
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Important Update for Anyone Coming to Our Vet Hospitals

In our continuing effort to keep our staff healthy to continue to serve your pets during these uncertain times, we have made the decision to restrict client access to our clinics. Effective immediately, only employees will be permitted inside our hospital. We will continue to see appointments and perform surgeries, but our protocols are being...

Caring for your pet during the COVID-19 pandemic
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Caring for your pet during the COVID-19 pandemic

A reminder from Second Chance to make sure your pet is prepared too. Ensure you have enough food, litter, medication and additional supplies. Decide who can care for your pet if you are unable to. If you do get sick, the CDC website has important information including caring for your pet – current recommendations including...

COVID-19 Advice for Pet Owners
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COVID-19 Advice for Pet Owners

There is currently no evidence that domestic animals can develop disease from the COVID-19 virus or, if infected, transmit it to other animals or people. Nonetheless, we would like to offer some precautions that we and other veterinary professionals recommend pet families keep in mind as the situation with COVID-19 continues to develop: Remember to...

COVID-19 Update
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COVID-19 Update

Our thoughts and sympathies go out to those who have been affected by COVID-19.  Second Chance continues to monitor the situation closely with local, state and federal officials in order to best protect our community and mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Today we made the difficult decision to postpone/cancel several events: March 14 East Longmeadow Vaccine...

21st Annual Dinner Auction
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21st Annual Dinner Auction

21st Annual Dinner Auction Helping Pets in Need   NEW DATE Saturday, May 9th Southbridge Hotel & Conference Center A gala event with many ways to help:   CLICK TO SPONSOR or DONATE: Support   CLICK TO ATTEND: Purchase Tickets    

Parvo Alert
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Parvo Alert

We encourage all pet owners to make sure your dog’s DA2PP vaccine (distemper/parvovirus combo vaccine) is up-to-date after we learned of two confirmed cases of Parvovirus in Springfield. WesternMassNews.com The DA2PP vaccine protects against several common diseases of dogs including the deadly parvovirus. Parvovirus is widespread in the environment and easy to contract. All dogs...

Congratulations Dr. Park!
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Congratulations Dr. Park!

Congratulations to our very own Dr. Park who was voted Best Veterinarian in Worcester Magazine‘s Best of Worcester 2019! We are so proud of all the work Dr. Park and all our veterinarians do. Everyday they change lives! Dr. Park joined Second Chance in 2015 as our Medical Director. Her specialties include dentistry, population control,...

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