Dedham Shelter Information
PLEASE NOTE: Our office will be closed on 10/29 due to a staff event.
Starting June 16, the Dedham shelter will be closed for remodeling. Stop by and visit our adoptables at our mobile adoption sites, every Wednesday at the Dedham’s Farmers Market from 12pm-5pm (weather permitting) and every Saturday at the Dedham Petco, 550 Providence Hwy, Dedham, MA, 02026 from 11am-5pm, excluding October 17, mobile adoptions will be held at the Needham Petco, 163 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02492, in honor of their grand reopening! During construction, animal surrenders will be conducted by appointment only. Our office hours are Tuesday-Friday 9a.m. – 2p.m. For surrender inquiries please contact, (781) 326-0729 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Dedham shelter is located on 27-acres approximately 10 miles southwest of Boston. Along with housing and adopting small animals, this site serves as a livestock rehabilitation center for large animals.
All adoptable animals receive a medical evaluation from our shelter veterinary medicine team, vaccines,
and spay/neuter services.
The ARL’s Pine Ridge Cemetery is also located in Dedham. The Cemetery is the oldest continuously operated pet cemetery by a humane society in the United States.