Massachusetts Rescue Shelters and Organizations

Dog-N-CatHere you will find a list of animal shelters and rescue organizations located in Massachusetts.

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Thomas J. O'Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center
627 Cottage St
Springfield, MA 01104
Phone: 413-781-1484
Email: info@tjoconnoradoptioncenter.com

Halfway Home Cat Rescue Inc.
Chicopee, MA 01021
Phone: 413-237-6271
Email: wbmurphys@yahoo.com

Southwick Animal Control Facility
11 Depot St.
Southwick, MA 01077
Phone: (413) 569-5348 ext. 3
Email: aco@swkpd.com

Mutt Rescue
Chicopee, MA 01020
Email: muttrescueofmassachusetts@gmail.com

Westfield Homeless Cat Project
1124 East Mountain Road
Westfield, MA 01085
Phone: 413-568-6964
Email: westfieldhcp@aol.com

Westfield Animal Shelter
178 Apremont Way
Westfield, MA 01085
Phone: 413-564-3129
Email: m.terkelsen@cityofwestfield.org

Rainbow Rescues Inc
Granville, MA 01034
Phone: (413) 612-2744
Email: applications@rainbowrescues.org

Destiny's Road Animal Rescue
PO BOX 61
Palmer, MA 01069
Phone: 413-887-9220
Email: dawndestinysroadanimalrescue@gmail.com

In Honey's Memory Cat Shelter
P.O. Box 147
Huntington, MA 01050
Phone: 413 - 667 - 0049
Email: floures1@msn.com

Huntington ACO Shelter
Huntington, MA 01050
Phone: (413) 246-6506
Email: Dogpals1@gmail.com

Gemini's Pampered Greyhounds
145 N. Whitney St
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone: 413-626-9879
Email: geminispamperedgreyhounds@gmail.com

Here Today Adopted Tomorrow Animal Sanctuary, Inc.
P.O. Box 557
180 Sturbridge Rd
Brimfield, MA 01010
Phone: 413 324 8224
Email: rachael@heretodaysanctuary.org

Central New England Equine Rescue
PO BOX 262
West Warren, MA 01092
Phone: 978-621-6717
Email: windybleu@verizon.com

Dakin Humane Society
163 Montague Road
Leverett, MA 01054
Phone: (413) 781-4000
Email: info@dakinhumane.org

Big Hair Animal Rescue Inc.
Southbridge, MA 01550
Email: bighairanimalrescue@gmail.com

Second Chance Animal Shelter Inc.
111 Young Road
P.O. Box 136
East Brookfield, MA 01515
Phone: (508) 867-5525
Email: info@secondchanceanimals.org

Bay State Equine Rescue, Inc.
415 Hunt Road
847 New Braintree Road
Oakham, MA 01068
Email: info@baystateequinerescue.com

Northeast Pyr Rescue (NEPR)
Lee, MA 01238
Phone: 1-877-528-0637
Email: nepyresq@nepyresq.org

Franklin County Sheriffs Office Regional Shelter
10 Sandy Lane
Turners Falls, MA 01376
Phone: (413) 676-9182
Email: fcsodogshelter@gmail.com

For the Love of a Dog
Greenfield, MA 01301
Email: loveofadog@gmail.com

New 2 U Dog Rescue
Greenfield, MA 01301
Phone: 413-824-9225
Email: new2udogrescue@yahoo.com

Better Than Dead Rescue
Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
Phone: email please!!!!
Email: lindarollins38@comcast.net

Community Cat Connection
289 Thompson Road
Webster, MA 01570
Phone: 508-949-0779
Email: info@ccatconnect.org

Town of Webster Animal Control
350 Main Street
Webster, MA 01570
Phone: 508-340-5189
Email: michelle1220@charter.net

A Place For Us: Bonnie's Foster Home for Shelter Dogs
Great Barrington, MA 01230
Phone: (413) 528-9581
Email: BBassis@earthlink.net

Sweetpea Friends of Rutland Animals
Sweetpea Animal Shelter & Kennels
1090 Pleasant Street (Route 122)
Paxton, MA 01612
Phone: 508-757-7959
Email: sweetpeafora@verizon.net

Auburn Animal Hospital
209 Southbridge Street
Auburn, MA 01501
Phone: 508-832-0022
Email: auburnanimalhospital13@gmail.com

Ahimsa Haven
Templeton, MA 01468
Email: Info@AhimsaHaven.org

American Bullmastiff Rescue
P.O. Box 300
Templeton, MA 01468
Phone: 978 424 1044
Email: blackslate@aol.com

Dog Orphans Inc.
P.O. Box 767
90 Webster St. Rt. 16
Douglas, MA 01516
Phone: 508 476 1855
Email: info@dogorphans.com

Broken Tail Rescue
PO Box 60296
Worcester, MA 01606
Phone: 508-625-0332
Email: info@brokentailrescue.org

Worcester Animal Rescue League
139 Holden Street
Worcester, MA 01606
Phone: (508) 853-0030
Email: worcesteranimalrescueleague@gmail.com

Gardner Animal Control Facility
899 West Broadway
Gardner, MA 01440
Phone: (978) 630-4950
Email: animaladoption@gardner-ma.gov

Animal Shelter Inc.
Sterling, MA 01564
Phone: (978) 422-8585
Email: staff@sterlingshelter.org

NEADY Cats Inc.
Sterling, MA 01564
Phone: 978-422-5116
Email: tweety7437@charter.net

Bay State Dogs
Grafton, MA 01519
Phone:
Email: baystatedogs@yahoo.com

Willy's Kitty Angels Rescue, Inc.
PO Box 246
Northbridge, MA 01534
Phone: (508) 873-0336
Email: willyskittyangelsinfo@gmail.com

BV Cats, Inc.
PO Box 819
Northbridge, MA 01534
Phone:
Email: Er2bvcats@gmail.com

A Better Tomorrow Shelter For Cats, Inc
202 Central St.
Winchendon, MA 01475
Phone: 774-641-1271
Email: shelter4cats@gmail.com

Pawfect Life Rescue
Uxbridge, MA 01569
Email: Lindsey@pawfectliferescue.org

Whiskers & Mittens TNR
Uxbridge, MA 01569
Phone:
Email: whiskersandmittenstnr@gmail.com

Fine Feline Cat Rescue
Uxbridge, MA 01569
Email: finefelinecatrescue@gmail.com

City of Leominster
25 West Street
Leominster, MA 01453
Phone: 978-514-2381
Email: leominsteraco@gmail.com

Town of Milford Animal Control
3 Fiske Mill Road
Milford, MA 01757
Phone: 508-478-3871
Email: milfordaco@yahoo.com

Baypath Humane Society of Hopkinton Inc.
500 Legacy Farms North
Hopkinton, MA 01748
Phone: (508) 435-6938

Brown Dog Coalition and Rescue Ltd
Hopkinton, MA 01748
Email: browndogcoalitionandrescue@gmail.com

The Pat Brody Shelter for Cats
PO Box 142
Lunenburg, MA 01462
Phone: www.catsontheweb.org
Email: pbs@catsontheweb.org

Ruff Tales Rescue
Bellingham, MA 02019
Phone: 5086574102
Email: adoptions@rufftalesrescue.org

CaRMaH (Cat Rescue of Marlborough and Hudson)
Hudson, MA 01749
Phone: (508)460-2022
Email: adoptacat@carmah.org

Wildheart Canine Rescue
Framingham, MA 01702
Phone:
Email: fortheloveofgsd@gmail.com

PittieLove Rescue Inc.
Framingham, MA 01701
Email: info@pittieloverescue.org

Cavalier Alliance for Rescue, Research, and Education, Inc.
Boxborough, MA 01719
Phone: (978) 254-1005
Email: cavalieralliance2014@gmail.com

Save A Dog
604 Boston Post Road
Sudbury, MA 01776
Phone: 978-443-7282
Email: inquiries@saveadog.org

All Dog Rescue, Inc.
P.O. Box 2072
Natick, MA 01760
Phone: 617-507-9193
Email: info@alldogrescue.org

Guardian Angels Cat Rescue, Inc.
PO Box 5533
Wayland, MA 01778
Phone: 781-237-8405
Email: guardianangelscatrescue@gmail.com

German Shepherd Rescue of New England, Inc.
P.O. Box 299
Wayland, MA 01778
Phone:
Email: adoptinfo@gsrne.org

Angelcat Haven
PO Box 2261
Plainville, MA 02762
Phone: 508-203-4240
Email: adoptions@angelcathaven.com

Paws of Plainville, Inc.
23 West Bacon Street
Plainville, MA 02762
Phone: (508) 576-8990
Email: pawsofplainville@gmail.com

Forever Home Rescue New England
Medfield, MA 02052
Phone: 508-359-4465
Email: foreverhomerescue@gmail.com

A Medfield Animal Shelter
101 Old Bridge Street
Medfield, MA 02052
Phone: (508) 359-8989
Email: info@medfieldshelter.com

Friends of Attleboro Animal Shelter
27 Pond St North
using Mapquest enter 27 Pond St North
Attleboro, MA 02703
Phone: Please Email All Inquires
Email: AttleboroPets@hotmail.com

Attleboro Friends of Cats, Inc.
PO Box 283
Attleboro, MA 02703
Phone: 508-918-2158
Email: friendsofcats@yahoo.com

Massachusetts Feline Intervention Alliance
Attleboro, MA 02703
Email: cats@mafiacatgroup.org

Seekonk Animal Shelter
100 Peck Street
Seekonk, MA 02771
Phone: 508-336-6663

Forgotten Angels Shelter, Inc.
P.O. Box 112
Westford, MA 01886
Phone: E-Mail Only
Email: info@forgottenangelsshelter.org

Furry Tails Cat Shelter
33 Village View Road
Westford, MA 01886
Phone: (978) 692-4839
Email: furrytails913@yahoo.com

Stray Pets In Need of MA inc. (SPIN)
P.O. Box 812413
Wellesley, MA 02181
Phone: 781-235-1218
Email: Marie1958@webtv.net

Mansfield Animal Shelter
175 Fruit Street
Mansfield, MA 02048
Phone: (508) 261-7339
Email: volunteers@mansfieldshelter.org

The Pittie Stop Rescue, Inc.
P.O. Box 1325
Mansfield, MA 02048
Email: thepittiestoprescue@gmail.com

Rehoboth Animal Shelter
148 Peck St
Rehoboth, MA 02769
Phone: 508-252-5421 EXT 126
Email: sandi_ruscetta@yahoo.com

Neponset Valley Humane Society
Norwood, MA 02062
Phone: 781-769-1990
Email: nvhumanesociety@gmail.com

The Cat Connection
P.O. Box 541435
Waltham, MA 02453
Phone: (781) 899-4610
Email: info@thecatconnection.org

Kitty Angels
PO Box 638
Tyngsboro, MA 01879
Phone: 978-649-4681
Email: info@kittyangels.org

Shultz's Guest House
Dedham, MA 02026
Phone: (781) 690-5610
Email: adopt@sghrescue.org

Northeast Coonhound Rescue
P.O. Box 326
Lexington, MA 02420
Phone:
Email: necoonhoundrescue@gmail.com

Project Spay, Inc.
PO Box 445
Swansea, MA 02777
Email: projectspayrescue@gmail.com

Town of Swansea Animal Shelter
68 Stevens Rd.
Swansea, MA 02777
Phone: 508-679-6446
Email: swanseashelter@yahoo.com

Billerica Cat Care Coalition
P.O. Box 141
North Billerica, MA 01862
Phone:
Email: adoptions@billericacatcarecoalition.org

Norfolk County Humane Society, Inc.
Canton, MA 02021
Phone: (781) 844-6172
Email: helyn1627@aol.com

Richard A. Stein Animal Shelter/Canton Animal Control
150R Bolivar Street
Canton, MA 02021
Phone: 781-575-6507
Email: snee@town.canton.ma.us

Lowell Humane Society
951 Broadway Street
Lowell, MA 01854
Phone: (978) 452-7781
Email: crystal@lowellhumanesociety.org

Ellen M. Gifford Sheltering Home
Boston, MA 02135
Phone: 617-787-8872
Email: giffordcats@giffordcatshelter.org

City of Boston Animal Shelter
26 Mahler Rd
Boston, MA 02131
Phone: 617-635-1800
Email: animaladopt@boston.gov

Boston's Forgotten Felines
Roslindale, MA 02131
Phone: 617-410-6495
Email: catadoptions@bostonsforgottenfelines.org

Whiskers of Hope, Inc.
Arlington, MA 02474
Phone: (781) 648-4095
Email: whiskersofhope@gmail.com

Taunton Animal Shelter
821 W Water St
Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: (508) 822-1463
Email: paws4blue@aol.com

Forever Paws Animal Shelter
300 Lynwood Street
Fall River, MA 02724
Phone: 508-677-9154
Email: fpas1@foreverpaws.com

MSPCA Boston Animal Care and Adoption Center
350 South Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02130
Phone: 617-522-5055
Email: adoption@mspca.org

Second Chance Shelter for Cats
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Phone: (617) 522-1852
Email: sheerak@verizon.net

Faxon Animal Care & Adoption Center
474 Durfee St.
Fall River, MA 02720
Phone: 508-676-1061
Email: renee@arlfr.org

Woburn Feral Cat Coalition
P.O. Box 3127
01888-2027
Woburn, MA 01888
Email: woburncats@gmail.com

House Rabbit Network
P.O. Box 2602
Woburn, MA 01888
Phone: 781-431-1211
Email: info@rabbitnetwork.org

Blind Dog Rescue Alliance - MA
PO Box 63401
Tewksbury, MA 01876
Phone: 877-BLIND-01
Email: info@blinddogrescue.com

Hilltop Humane Society
Randolph, MA 02368
Phone: 7819613638
Email: hilltophumane@gmail.com

Paws4Survival Rescue Inc.
Randolph, MA 02368
Email: merylwright@aol.com

Marty's Cat Rescue
Avon, MA 02322
Phone: 508-559-0765
Email: martyscatrescue@gmail.com

Kitty Connection Inc
6 Cudworth St
Medford, MA 02155
Phone: 781-393-9995
Email: kc@kittyconnection.net

Nemasket Orphaned Animal Haven, Inc.
PO Box 233
Raynham, MA 02768
Phone: 508-386-3729
Email: noahcats@aol.com

Happy Tails Pet Rescue
Somerville, MA 02145
Phone: (603) 595-7387
Email: Application_Screeners@yahoogroups.com

Black Cat Rescue
Somerville, MA 02145
Phone:
Email: susanna@blackcatrescue.com

Vizsla Club of Central New England Rescue
Boston, MA 02118
Phone: 508-801-9729
Email: ntarbox@verizon.net

Animal Rescue League of Boston
10 Chandler Street
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: 617-426-9170
Email: adoption@arlboston.org

Brockton Animal Control Dept
446 Court St.
Brockton, MA 02302
Phone: 508-580-7835
Email: animalcontrolstaff@cobma.us

Animal Protection Center of Southeastern MA
1300 West Elm Street Extension
Brockton, MA 02301
Phone: 508-586-2053
Email: info@apcsm.org

Cat Lovers Rescue
Brockton, MA 02302
Phone:
Email: catloversrescue@comcast.net

Last Hope K9 Rescue
Boston, MA 02113
Phone:
Email: adoptions@lasthopek9.org

Massachusetts Humane Society Inc.
Holbrook, MA 02343
Phone: 781-335-1300
Email: MassHumane@aol.com

Bessy's Place Cat Sanctuary & Cat Adoption
Holbrook, MA 02343
Phone: (781) 335-1300
Email: masshumane@aol.com

The Gecko Sanctuary
Holbrook, MA 02343
Phone: 339-987-1296
Email: geckosanctuary@gmail.com

Rescue Angels, Inc.
P.O. Box 850138
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone: 781-799-5553
Email: vickie@rescueangels.org

Eskies Online American Eskimo Dog Rescue
No PO Box
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 860-908-9738
Email: denise@eskiesonline.com

Quincy Animal Shelter
56 Broad Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1349
Email: adoptions@quincyanimalshelter.org

Melrose Humane Society
PO Box 760668
Melrose, MA 02176
Email: brian.aurilio@gmail.com

PAWS
411 Lowell Street
Wakefield, MA 01880
Phone: 551-800-7297
Email: pawswakefield@outlook.com

Great Dog Rescue New England
Andover, MA 01810
Phone: Email Only
Email: info@gdrne.com

North Atlantic Westie Rescue, Inc.
North Reading, MA 01864
Email: ksautter@gmail.com

MassPAWS
P.O. Box 520136
Winthrop, MA 02152
Phone: (617) 846-5586
Email: masspaws@aol.com

MSPCA at Nevins Farm
400 Broadway
Route 28
Methuen, MA 01844
Phone: 978-687-7453
Email: methuen@mspca.org

Odd Dog Rescue
69 Forest Street
Methuen, MA 01844
Phone: (802) 376-6044
Email: OddDogRescue@aol.com

Lots Of Love Cat Rescue
268 Walnut St.
Lynn, MA 01905
Phone: (781) 850-6684
Email: LOL_CR@Hotmail.com

Wishful Whiskers
Lynn, MA 01905
Phone: (631) 872-7453
Email: WishfulWhiskers2017@gmail.com

Second Chance Boxer Rescue Inc.
24 Mary Jane Road
Franklin, MA 01904
Phone: (877) 281-3146
Email: juliescbr@gmail.com

German Shepherd Resource and Rescue Center, Inc.
P.O. Box 210
Nahant, MA 01908
Phone: adopt@germanshepherdcenter.org
Email: adopt@germanshepherdcenter.org

Animal Umbrella Inc.
150 (R) Main St
Peabody, MA 01960
Phone: (508) 877-1194
Email: annamarietaylor@verizon.net

North East Afghan Hound Rescue, Inc
Hathorne, MA 01937
Phone:
Email: neahr@comcast.net

Hull Seaside Animal Rescue
P. O. Box 787
Hull, MA 02045
Phone: 1-781-925-3121
Email: hsar@verizon.net

Survivor Tails Animal Rescue
Hull, MA 02045
Email: adoptions@survivortails.org

Humane Society & Shelter - SouthCoast
31 Ventura Drive
Dartmouth, MA 02740
Phone: 508-995-6661
Email: mventura6089@comcast.net

Lighthouse Animal Shelter
596 Hathaway Road
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: (508) 999-7387
Email: lighthouseanimalshelter@gmail.com

C.A.R.E. Center for Animal Rescue & Education
111 Main St.
Acushnet, MA 02743
Phone: (508) 994-0220
Email: cricket13@comcast.net

Lucky Mutt Animal Rescue
Danvers, MA 01923
Email: info@luckymuttanimalrescue.com

Town of Pembroke Animal Control
1 George Finch Way
Pembroke, MA 02359
Phone: (781) 293-5288
Email: Lulupal@hotmail.com

One Tail at a Time Rescue, Inc.
Haverhill, MA 01830
Phone: please email
Email: onetail@onetailatatime.com

Northeast Animal Shelter
347 Highland Ave
Salem, MA 01970
Phone: 978-745-9888
Email: info@neas.org

PALS Animal Life Savers
10 Traders Way
Salem, MA 01970
Phone: 978-531-7478
Email: adoptions@palsanimallifesavers.com

Lucky Lab Rescue and Adoption MA
Salem, MA 01970
Phone:
Email: adopt@luckylabrescue.com

The Odd Cat Sanctuary
PO Box 405
Salem, MA 01970
Email: theoddcatsanctuary@gmail.com

It's All About the Animals, Inc.
103 Marion Road
Rochester, MA 02770
Phone: 508 763-2035
Email: ohnokitty1@gmail.com

Friends of Marblehead's Abandoned Animals
44 Village St.
Marblehead, MA 01945
Phone: (781) 631-8664
Email: BubbeG55@aol.com

Big Fluffy Dog Rescue
Marblehead, MA 01945
Phone:
Email: jean@bigfluffydogs.com

Friends of Beverly Animals
PO Box 3378
Beverly, MA 01915
Phone: 978 927-4157
Email: heidiroberts@comcast.net

Friends of Carver Animals
Carver, MA 02330
Phone: (508) 866-6992
Email: bjeannekitty@comcast.net

Scituate Animal Shelter
780 Chief Justice Cushing Highway
Scituate, MA 02066
Phone: (781) 544-4533 ext. 301

New England English Springer Spaniel Rescue, Inc.
PO Box 407
NH, CT, RI, ME, VT, NY
Ashland, MA 01982
Phone: 877-861-7701
Email: essrescue@essrescue.org

New England Equine Rescue North
52 Ash St
West Newbury, MA 01985
Phone: (508) 284-4022
Email: info@neernorth.org

Duxbury Animal Control & Shelter
878R Tremont St.
Duxbury, MA 02332
Phone: 781-934-6424
Email: susan.j.curtis@comcast.net

Safe Tails Animal Rescue
Merrimac, MA 01860
Phone: (978) 384-8004
Email: laurie@safetails.org

IMPS - Internet Miniature Pinscher Service, Inc. - New England region
25 Woodchuck Lane
Marshfield , Ma. 02050
Marshfield, MA 02050
Phone: (781) 837-1509
Email: impsnewengland@gmail.com

New England Brittany Rescue Inc.
829 Mill Street
Marion, MA 02738
Phone: (781) 275-0630
Email: clyk9s@gmail.com

Standish Humane Society
P.O. BOX 634
Duxbury, MA 02331
Phone: (781) 834-4663
Email: standishhumane@comcast.net

Ipswich Humane Group Inc.
17 Fowlers Lane
PO Box 873
Ipswich, MA 01938
Phone: 978-356-6652
Email: clthurber@yahoo.com

Massachusetts Ferret Friends
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 781-224-1098
Email: fosters@maferrets.org

Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society
63 Elm St.
Rte 110
Salisbury, MA 01952
Phone: (978) 462-0760
Email: adoptioncounselor@mrfrs.org

PEOPLE FOR CATS
44 Beagle Ln
East Falmouth, MA 02574
Phone: 508-540-5654
Email: shelter_44beagleln@aol.com

Cape Ann Animal Aid
4 Paws Lane
Gloucester, MA 01930
Phone: (978) 283-6055
Email: info@capeannanimalaid.org

Plymouth Animal Shelter Adoptions
2199 State Rd
Plymouth, MA 02345
Phone: 508-888-1186
Email: cthayer@townhall.plymouth.ma.us

Second Chance Animal Rescue, Inc
25 June Ave.
Same
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568
Phone: 508-560-6046
Email: scarofmv@gmail.com

Angels Helping Animals Worldwide
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557
Phone: (508) 274-2604
Email: hurdpub@gmail.com

MSPCA Cape Cod Animal Care and Adoption Center
1577 Falmouth Rd.
Centerville, MA 02632
Phone: 508-775-0940
Email: bpickul@mspca.org

New England Society for Abandoned Animals
89 South Main St
Unit A 1
Centerville, MA 02632
Phone: 508-771-7800
Email: changeforanimals@hotmail.com

Scargo Wags and Wiggles Rescue, Inc.
P.O Box 812
Dennis, MA 02638
Phone: (508) 400-0222
Email: Sylvia@ScargoWagsandWiggles.com

Animal Rescue League of Boston
Route 6a
3981 Main St
Brewster, MA 02631
Phone: 508-255-1030
Email: brewster@arlboston.org