This image shows the presentation of a donation check by the Big Y manager of the Holden store.

Big Y Foods Donates $5000 to Sweetpea from the Annual Paul & Gerald D’Amour Memorial Charity Golf Outing

A huge THANK YOU to Big Y Foods, Inc. They donated $5000 from their 38th Annual Paul & Gerald D’Amour Memorial Charity Golf Outing to Sweetpea!

It’s a big boost to our building fund, which will get us quite a way towards reopening. The photo shows Mary and Dick Clark being presented with the donation by Holden Big Y Store Director, Karen Sultan!

Join us for the Sweetpea FOR Animals Benefit Golf Tournament

Our annual Sweetpea Benefit Golf Tournament is right around the corner! Still looking for golfers and raffle items! Have any gift cards from Christmas you still haven’t used? How about donating them?! Own a small business or are you crafty with gift baskets? We would love to see what you can do! Help us make this a great success to help Sweetpea get one step closer to reopening and saving animals in need! Still plenty of room for golfers too, come join us for a great time for a great cause! Deadline for entry/payment is August 11th! To register, please complete the registration form, then email it to Tom Savage ( or call Tom at 508-793-3169 to sign up!

Shows our table at Auburn Petco

Come Visit Us At PetCo Auburn 

We are at Petco Animal Supplies, 438 Southbridge St, Auburn, MA 01501, every weekend. Here is Dick Clark, our founder, manning the Sweetpea table, assisted by Juno of Juno’s PlaceVisit us to say Hi and the chance to meet with local canine stars!

You can hear about our progress with the shelter rebuild, and any animals that we currently have available for adoption (we only have fostered cats and animals we are helping do adopt from other rescues, until the new shelter opens).