Best of the Berkshires: Pets



Berkshire Humane Society

Berkshire County founded its humane society 22 years ago to care for homeless pets from gerbils to great danes. The shelter has expanded to include a dog school, Purradise cat shelter at 301 Stockbridge Road in Great Barrington, a volunteer program, satellite adoptions, a newly opened Catwalk resale boutique at 325 Stockbridge Road in Great Barrington and Camp Humane summer programs for kids.

214 Barker Road, Pittsfield

(413) 447-7878

Place to get a Pet

Eleanor Sonsini Animal Shelter

Lhasa apso? Chinese shar-pei? Eleanor Sonsini cares for all creatures great and small.

63 Downing Parkway,


(413) 448-9800

Pet Groomer

Windy Mountain

All breeds of dogs and cats are welcome for a shampoo, a haircut, or even a pedicure (or peticure?) at Windy Mountain.

97 East Main Road, Peru

(413) 655-2258


Dr. Michael J. King

Berkshire Veterinary Hospital's Dr. King has healed creatures, even parrots, in the Berkshires since 1980. He specializes in avian and exotic medicine, soft tissue and orthopedic surgury.

730 Crane Ave., Pittsfield

(413) 499-2820

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