• Step out with us for the 23rd Annual MRFRS Strut for Strays! 

    We need your “purrticipation” again this year! Our 23rd annual Strut for Strays will raise much-needed funds to benefit MRFRS’ effective and life-saving initiatives on behalf of cats and the people who care about them.  Every dollar you raise will support our … Continue Reading...

  • MEOW! It’s our 25th anniversary!

    Twenty-five years ago, a few caring souls decided to come to the aid of the 300+ free-roaming cats just surviving along the Newburyport waterfront. The effort they launched was one of the first in the nation to use Trap-Neuter-Return to improve the lives of … Continue Reading...

  • Do you love cats? We’d love to meet you!

    MRFRS is a volunteer-driven organization. We couldn’t achieve our mission without our wonderful, passionate volunteers who help both in the shelter and out in the community. There are many roles to play: helping care for cats, assisting with special events, … Continue Reading...

Shop Online… and Help MRFRS!

Did you know that when you shop online through iGive, you can help our kitties at the same time?  When you shop using iGive, a portion of the total of your purchase gets donated to the charity of your … Continue Reading...


Do you have an old car, truck, boat, or RV you're ready to part with? Consider donating it to MRFRS and get a great tax deduction in return! It's quick and easy -- and you'll feel great knowing that … Continue Reading...

Get Your “I’m Animal Friendly” License Plate Today & Help Support Spay/Neuter!

Don't have your "I'm Animal Friendly" Massachusetts license plate yet? Well, what are you waiting for? These adorable plates tell the world how you feel about animals -- and they support spay/neuter … Continue Reading...


  • May 19, 2018 9:00 amThe Great Big MRFRS Yard Sale
  • June 3, 2018 11:00 am23rd Annual Strut for Strays
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  • April 25, 2018Catmobile- FULLY BOOKED
  • April 26, 2018Catmobile- Quincy FULLY BOOKED
  • April 28, 2018Catmobile- Salisbury FULLY BOOKED
  • April 30, 2018Catmobile- Norwood FULLY BOOKED
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  • May 20, 2018Feral Spay Neuter Clinic *RESERVATIONS REQUIRED*
  • June 17, 2018Feral Spay Neuter Clinic *RESERVATIONS REQUIRED*
  • July 22, 2018Feral Spay Neuter Clinic *RESERVATIONS REQUIRED*
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Get your cat spayed/neutered today! 

**Please note that feral cat spay/neuter clinics are for un-owned, free-roaming or “wild” cats only. No owned or pet cats will be accepted. If you’re interested in low-cost spay/neuter services for your pet cat, please contact the Catmobile for more information.**