somerville dog festival

Animal Professionals Prepare to Open the Somerville Pet Food Bank

“Every day, people are literally choosing whether to feed themselves or their pets.” That’s Marjie Alonso, a co-founder of the Somerville Foundation for Animals. You may know the foundation as the group behind the annual Somerville Dog Festival, a big, furball- and family-friendly event, the proceeds from which go to various animal charities in the area. But Alonso says […]


PHOTOS: Somerville Dog Festival 2015

Hundreds of adorable area dogs (and their owners) pawed on over to Trum Field on Sunday for the sixth annual Somerville Dog Festival. Presented by the Somerville Foundation for Animals, this free canine carnival welcomed trainers, behaviorists, vendors and pet lovers of all kinds to celebrate our four-legged friends. A slight drizzle didn’t stop anyone—person or pup—from enjoying the […]