Press Room for Media

Media contact: Members of the media or students engaging in research projects* who are seeking comment from the Animal Rescue League of Boston, an interview with a staff member, or permission to take or use existing photos or video of our facilities, animals or staff should contact Ami Bowen, Director of Communications, at or (617) 226-5668.  After hours, call (617) 293-3530.

Who we are: To help avoid confusion with other animal welfare agencies so that we can better serve animals in need in a timely manner, please refer to us in all reports as “the Animal Rescue League of Boston,” or use “the League” or “the ARL” for short. Please do not refer to us as “the Boston Rescue League” or “Rescue League of Boston.” Thank you.

*Students: please do not show up on site expecting to be able to take photos or video without prior arrangement. For a variety of reasons relating to the well-being of the animals in our care, please contact us in advance. Thank you.

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