Less than 24 hours left in the auction!

You have less than 24 hours left to bid on exclusive signed music and sports memorabilia!

There are still many items at a low price, including an autographed guitar by Rascal Flatts, Eden’s Edge, and Little Big Town. Courtesy of our friends at Country 102.5!

And a guitar signed by the new hit band Fun.

Place your bid today and help the animals in the League’s care, like Clyde!

Clyde is a six year old neutered rat terrier looking for a loving home. He and his best friend Chloe came to the Animal Rescue League of Boston together. They are both currently looking for their forever home.

Boston Fans – only two days left to bid on exclusive Bruins and Red Sox items!

Autographed David Ortiz Baseball!

In November of 2011, Red Sox slugger David Ortiz visited the League to play ball with our adoptable dogs. While here he signed a number of baseballs for us and here is your chance to win one! Also included is a Red Sox jacket and hat!

Boston Bruins Autographed Stick!

Boston’s beloved hockey team signed this stick for the Animal Rescue League of Boston. The stick comes with a certificate of authenticity. The entire 2011 – 2012 team signed!

Pop artists help the League with great auction items!

Katy Perry signed CD

Capitol’s Katy Perry started off her pop career with a bang with her album One of the Boys selling 5 million copies.  It featured three Billboard top ten songs, which could only be matched by her sophomore album Teenage Dream which topped the Billboard 200 chart and had five number one singles!  Both albums have been followed with major tours, the second of which (her California Dreams Tour) grossed nearly $60 million worldwide.  Katy has been nominated for 8 Grammys and has won many awards including seven MTV Platinum Video Plays Awards and eight Billboard Year-End Chart Awards.  Katy has signed this CD for the Animal Rescue League of Boston.   Thanks to Joe Rainey and Capitol Music Group for this generous donation.

FUN. Autographed guitar 

FUN. was originally signed by indie label Fueled by Ramen, then picked up by Roadrunner/Atlantic Records.   They’ve released two albums, “Aim and Ignite” in 2009 and “Some Nights” this year.  Mega-anthem hit “We Are Young” from “Some Nights” reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100.  It also was also featured on the smash TV series Glee.  Fun. has autographed a guitar and CDs for the Animal Rescue League of Boston.   Thanks to Dalton Sim, Nicky Rheaume, and Mark Abramson along with Nettwerk Management and Roadrunner Records.

Auction continues with more exciting items!

Coldplay signed CD and poster

Coldplay, signed to Capitol over a decade ago, has been nominated for countless awards including over a dozen Grammys, seven of which they have won.  They have recently finished up their European tour for Mylo Xyloto and have recently begun their US tour.  Coldplay has released five albums and has sold over 55 million records worldwide.  Coldplay has performed for various charities such as Band Aid 20, Sound Relief and Teenage Cancer Trust.  They have signed this CD and poster for the Animal Rescue League of Boston.  Thanks to Bill Carroll and Capitol Music Group for this generous donation.

Death Cab For Cutie autographed drum head and book signed by author, Autumn de Wilde

Atlantic’s signed Death Cab for Cutie have released seven studio albums as well as five EPs to date.  Death Cab has been nominated for seven Grammy awards as well as five MTV Woodie Awards winning the Best Video Woodie for “Title and Registration.” The band autographed the drum head and book was autographed by author Autumn de Wilde for the Animal Rescue League of Boston.  Thanks to Brian Corona and Atlantic Records.

To view all the other items up for bid, click here.

Country Fan?! Check out our Auction!

WKLB Country Music Festival 2012 guitar signed by all festival musicians!

All of the musicians from the WKLB Country Music Festival 2012 signed this guitar for the Animal Rescue League of Boston, including Little Big Town, Eden’s Edge, Eli Young Band, Jon Pardi and, of course, Rascal Flatts.  Thanks to Dawn Santoluctio and Ginny Rogers at WKLB, and Christine Drexel from Big Machine Records.

Jason Aldean signed guitar

Broken Bow Records recording artist Jason Aldean has spent more weeks at number one on the charts than any other country artist this year!  His self-titled debut album as well as “Wide Open” went platinum while his 2007 record “Relentless” is certified gold.  In total, Aldean has released four albums.  He has had seven number one country songs (including “My Kinda Party,” “Don’t You Wanna Stay” with Kelly Clarkson and “Big Green Tractor”) and eight more have reached the top ten.  Aldean has won several American Country awards been nominated for three Grammys as well as many other awards.  He has signed this guitar for the Animal Rescue League of Boston.  Thanks to Jen Joe and Broken Bow Records for this generous donation.

Blake Shelton signed guitar

Warner Nashville recording artist Blake Shelton is the host of the highly rated show The Voice (along with Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine, and Cee Lo Green).  He’s released six studio albums as well as two compilation albums. Shelton has had 17 singles reach the top of the Country charts, eleven of which have reached #1!  He just got back to Nashville after the season finale of The Voice and signed this guitar for the Animal Rescue League of Boston.  Thanks to Bob Reeves and Warner Nashville for this generous donation.

To view all items up for bid, click here.

Two Limited-Edition Items up for Auction

Toby Keith signed limited-edition, numbered print from the Hatch Show in Nashville

Toby Keith is a world-renowned Country star and runs his own label Show Dog in partnership with Universal.  He has won seven Academy of Country music awards including Entertainer of the Year twice in 2002 and 2003 and is currently topping the charts with “Red Solo Cup.”  Mr. Keith signed this limited-edition, numbered print from the legendary Hatch Show in Nashville for the Animal Rescue League of Boston.  Trace Adkins, Joe Nichols, and Randy Houser also signed this limited-edition poster. Thanks to PJ Olsen and Lori Gore at Show Dog/Universal.

Montgomery Gentry limited-edition, autographed hat

Multi-platinum selling Country music duo Montgomery Gentry have been nominated for several Country Music Association awards as well as Academy of Country Music awards.  The pair has collaborated with groups such as Five for Fighting, Toby Keith, Charlie Daniels and members of the Allman Brothers Band.  This hat, worn by Eddie Montgomery, is made specifically for him by request and is limited in numbers.  Eddie and Troy signed the hat for the Animal Rescue League of Boston.
Thanks to Tony Morreale and Average Joe’s Records.

To bid on other items in the League’s online auction, click here.

Summer Online Auction is Now Open!

Here is your chance to bid on exclusive autographed memorabilia from today’s hottest music artist! The items will be listed for 10 days only, so bid now and bid often!

All money raised from the online auction will benefit the animals at the Animal Rescue League of Boston!

Here are some of the items up for bid:

  • Blake Shelton signed guitar
  • Lady Antebellum signed guitar
  • Rascal Flatts/Little Big Town/Eli Young Band/Eden’s Edge/Jon Pardi signed guitar (pictured right)
  • Jason Aldean signed guitar
  • Zac Brown Band signed guitar
  • Daughtry signed guitar
  • Lee DeWyze signed guitar
  • FUN. signed guitar
  • Death Cab for Cutie signed drum head and book
  • Montgomery Gentry signed hat worn by Eddie Montgomery
  • Coldplay signed CD and Poster “Mylo Xyloto”
  • Katy Perry signed CD “Teenage Dream- the Complete Confection”
  • FUN. Signed CD “Some Nights” (2)
  • Boston Bruins signed hockey stick by 2011-2012 team
  • The Steve Miller Band signed poster
  • Red Sox Package including David Ortiz signed baseball, hat & jacket (pictured left)
  • Brian Blackmore original painting- Cranberry Picker 2009 (15 ¾’’ x 47’’)
  • and much more!

Good Luck!

Summer Online Auction Items

On Sunday the League will be launching an online auction – here is a sneak peek of the items up for bid. The auction website will be posted on Sunday.

  • Blake Shelton signed guitar
  • Lady Antebellum signed guitar
  • Rascal Flatts/Little Big Town/Eli Young Band/Eden’s Edge/Jon Pardi signed guitar (pictured right)
  • Jason Aldean signed guitar
  • Zac Brown Band signed guitar
  • Daughtry signed guitar
  • Lee DeWyze signed guitar
  • FUN. signed guitar
  • Death Cab for Cutie signed drum head and book
  • Montgomery Gentry signed hat worn by Eddie Montgomery
  • Coldplay signed CD and Poster “Mylo Xyloto”
  • Katy Perry signed CD “Teenage Dream- the Complete Confection”
  • FUN. Signed CD “Some Nights” (2)
  • Boston Bruins signed hockey stick by 2011-2012 team
  • Obsessive The Maine Disorder signed poster
  • Jack’s Mannequin signed poster
  • Show Dog Universal 2011 signed poster
  • Stone Sour autographed poster
  • Korn signed poster
  • The Steve Miller Band signed poster
  • Red Sox Package including David Ortiz signed baseball, hat & jacket (pictured left)
  • Red Sox Package including David Ortiz signed baseball, hat & shirt
  • Brian Blackmore original painting- Monument 2009 (11 ¾’’ x 31 ½’’)
  • Brian Blackmore original painting- Prehistorigull 2009 (5’’ x 7’’)
  • Brian Blackmore original painting- Green Light 2009 (11 ¾’’ x 31 ½’’)
  • Brian Blackmore original painting- Cranberry Picker 2009 (15 ¾’’ x 47’’)
  • Brian Blackmore original painting- Politigull 2009 (11 ¾’’ x 31 ½’’)
  • Brian Blackmore original painting- Three’s A Crowd 2009 (11 ¾’’ x 39 ¼ ’’)
  • Brian Blackmore original painting- Nautigull 2009 (16’’ x 20 ¼ ’’)
  • Kenny Chesney signed CD
  • Carrie Underwood signed CD and 5×7 postcard
  • Ronnie Dunn signed CD and 5×7 postcard
  • Sara Evans signed CD
  • Chris Young signed CD
  • Jake Owen signed CD
  • Casey James signed CD
  • Jerrod Niemann signed CD

CSD Hosts First Canine Behavior Evaluation Conference

The Center for Shelter Dogs will host the first international conference dedicated to shelter dog behavior evaluations. Shaping The Future: A Conversation About Canine Behavior Evaluations, will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts.

This one-day conference will gather behavior evaluation experts from around the world to discuss everything from the history of canine behavior evaluations, the challenges facing shelters today, and the future of canine behavior evaluations for shelter dogs worldwide.

Registration is $50.00. Space is limited, so register today to ensure your spot!

Learn more about this conference!

Happy Tails Celebration and Launch of Online Auction Sunday

The Third Annual Happy Tails Celebration is this Sunday!

Please join us as we celebrate all the animals that have been adopted this past year from the Animal Rescue League of Boston.

Sunday, July 15
11 am to 3 pm
10 Chandler Street, Boston 

Guests are welcome to bring their dogs for pet photographs and treat tastings from local pet vendors. There will be food, music, and a raffle. Meet the tiniest survivor of the 2011 Brimfield tornado and star of the popular children’s book Toto the Tornado Kitten at a special book signing with author Jonathan Hall.

Lilly the Hero Pit Bull will be making a special appearance as well! Originally adopted from the League, Lilly will return home to the ARLB to help us celebrate all of the animals just like her.

Sunday we will be launching our Summer Online Auction, stay tuned for the items up for bid and the auction website!

We are excited to announce that Boston’s Country 102.5 will be there to play today’s country music hits from 1 – 3.

There is a $20 suggested donation at the door.

We hope to see you there!

The Animal Rescue League of Boston is proud to partner with Country 102.5 and Petsmart on this year’s event.