Massachusetts School of Law’s “Animal Rights Day” is a New England Tradition, and a Family Favorite

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Andover, MA (Law Firm Newswire) March 13, 2019 – The 13th Annual “Animal Rights Day,” at the Massachusetts School of Law will feature a lineup of exciting and educational attractions for animal lovers of all ages. This year’s event is being held Saturday, April 20, 2019, on the MSLAW campus in Andover. Dean Michael Coyne will present his opening remarks at 8:50 am, with presentations beginning at 9 am. Once again, the school promises some of the most engaging animal-related activities, presentations and demonstrations in the region. Admission is free.

“This is our 13th year running this event, and it just keeps getting better,” says Diane Sullivan, Assistant Dean of Students and Professor of Law. We’re passionate about animals, and about giving back to this community, Animal Rights Day allows us to honor both.”

The 2019 Animal Rights Day will feature children’s favorites like live animal demonstrations, face painting and crafts, as well as visits from The Andover Fire Department and the Easter Bunny. There will be live music, and NECN Meteorologist Michael Page will appear along with the station’s Weather Warrior vehicle. Other highlights will include: “Divorce and Your Pets” with attorney Jeremy Cohen, MSPCA’s “Barnyard Birds,” “Cat Chat” with Liz Anderson, and demonstrations from The Massachusetts State Police Accelerant and Explosive Detection Canines, and New England Equine Rescue.

MSLAW’s 2019 “Humane-itarian Award” recipients, Senate President Karen E. Spilka, and Molly & Mindy Wogan of the P.A.W.S. Project Foundation, will be honored, and the school will shine a spotlight on “The Shadow Fund NE,” a program that helps needy families pay for the medical needs of their beloved pets.

The Massachusetts School of Law is located at 500 Federal Street, Andover, MA.


Diane Sullivan
Massachusetts School of Law
Phone: (978) 681-0800