Category Archives: Animals

Missing Wellesley dog is found

UPDATE: Miller has been found. We received the following plea for help regarding a missing dog: “Our dog, Miller, got loose yesterday near Hampshire Rd and Lowell Rd. He was seen in the neighborhood several times. The last sighting was near Upham School around 7:30 PM. He is gentle and very shy. He is not […]

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Birds living rent-free in Wellesley Library garage

I’ve always loved the peace and quiet of the Wellesley Free Library. The serene atmosphere. The sense of orderliness, with a Dewey-numbered place for everything, and everything in its Dewey-numbered place. It’s a comforting, predictable place where non-fiction means real, and fiction means pretend, and I think we can all agree that we library patrons […]

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Female cat found in Wellesley

Anyone know this kitty? She has been found on Brookside/Wellesley Ave.  Shorthair, little white on chest and tips of paws. Contact Animal control officer Sue Webb: 781-235-8460

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Wellesley’s Sprague school puts up Thanksgiving decorations early

Loading Sprague turkey #wellesley #thanksgiving View on Instagram

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Wellesley tries to solve Centennial dog mystery

Wellesley animal control officer Sue Webb is trying to find out who owns a pair of Bernese Mountain dogs, one of which reportedly got overly exuberent and knocked down a woman at Centennial Reservation on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at around 3pm. As it turns out, the woman broke a leg. According to Webb, the dogs were walked by […]

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Wellesley gets protective of its frogs

We’re not exactly where in Wellesley this photo was taken, but a reader passed it along (photo was taken by the brother of the reader’s friend). The reader assured the photographer’s brother that Wellesley has a very strong frog protection agenda and noted that there’s talk of Wellesley College selling 40-some-odd acres to a Frog […]

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Wild Wellesley Wednesday weather

Thanks to Wellesley resident Bill Shribman, who knows a thing or two about photography, for sending this video starring some spooky weather and his dog Nellie over at Kelly Fields near Bates Elementary School. Shribman wrote: “I think it felt more dramatic in person but you can really see the wind pick up and swirl upwards. […]

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One Lucky Duck in Wellesley

From the Animal Rescue League of Boston: Rescued a duckling from a storm drain in Wellesley, mom was MIA so he is going to rehab, thx to @babson for assisting pic.twitter.com/xkKcQKM9bH — Animal Rescue League (@ARLBostonRescue) July 16, 2014

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