Shelter Hours & Directions

Holiday Hours posted below (we are closed ALL Mondays – Major holidays and SOME Holiday weekends).

For adoptions / surrenders please plan to be here at LEAST 1/2 hour prior to closing.

Sunday 10 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. Monday CLOSED
Tuesday  11 a.m. – 5:45 p.m. Wednesday 11 a.m. – 6:45 p.m. Thursday 11 a.m. – 5:45 p.m. Friday 11 a.m. – 6:45 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

2014 Holiday Closings:

  • Sunday June 8th for Whisker Walk
  • 4th of July – Friday
  • Thanksgiving -Thursday 11/27
  • Christmas Eve – Wednesday 12/24
  • Christmas Day – Thursday 12/25
  • New Years Day – Thursday 1/1/15

Directions                     article-0-165D4FB4000005DC-720_634x422 (click here for MapQuest)

From Southeastern MA (Marlboro/Hudson/Framingham)

  • 495N to Exit 26 (Rte. 62 West
  • Follow 62 through Berlin/Clinton/ Sterling.
  • Take a right onto Rte 12 at stop sign.
  • Take 1st left onto Laurelwood Road.
  • Shelter is 3rd building on the right.
From North Eastern MA (Lowell, Billerica)

  • 495 South to Route 2 West.
  • Take 190 South to Exit 6 (Route 12).
  • Take Left on Route 12.
  • Take first right on Laurelwood Road.
  • Shelter is 1/2 mile on left (17 Laurelwood).
From Eastern MA (Boston)

  • Route 2 West to 190 South.
  • Take 190 South to Exit 6 (Route 12).
  • Take left on route 12.
  • Take first right on Laurelwood Road.
  • Shelter is 1/2 mile on left (17 Laurelwood)
From South Central MA (Worcester, Holden)

  • 190 North to Exit 6 (Route 12).
  • Take right onto Route 12.
  • Take first right on Laurelwood Road.
  • Shelter is 1/2 mile on left (17 Laurelwood).
From Western MA (Leominster, Gardner, Winchendon)

  • Route 2 East to 190 South.
  • Take 190 South to Exit 6 (Route 12).
  • Take left on Route 12.
  • Take first right on Laurelwood Road.
  • Shelter is 1/2 mile on left (17 Laurelwood)