New Pet Owner Resources

The Animal Rescue League of Boston (ARL) is a leader in animal health and safety, keeping animals out of shelters and in the habitats and homes where they belong. As part of our commitment to supporting positive relationships between people and animals, ARL offers the following resources to adopters and members of our community:


Health

Schedule a Wellness Visit for Your Pet
Make an appointment at Boston Veterinary Care – a clinic with a mission, all proceeds benefit shelter animals at ARL!


Behavior

Enroll Your Pet in Dog Training
Learn more about ARL’s dog training courses.

Contact ARL’s FREE Pet Behavior Helpline
Contact an ARL representative at (617) 226-5666 regarding basic behavioral questions about your pet.

Surrender an Animal
Contact the Intake Office at the ARL shelter location closest to you to speak with a representative.


Safety

Report Animal Cruelty & Neglect
Call ARL’s Law Enforcement Department at (617) 226-5610.

Help Your Pet in Distress
Call ARL’s Rescue Services at (617) 426-9170; then press “1″.