Dedham Shelter Information

The Dedham shelter is currently closed for remodeling.

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

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.

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Adoption Center Hours & Location

Adoption Center Hours

Adoption Center Hours

The Dedham shelter is closed for remodeling. 

Questions? Please contact us at (781) 326-0729

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Dedham Shelter
Animal Rescue League of Boston
55 Anna’s Pl, Dedham, MA 02026
Phone: (781) 326-0729
Fax: (781) 461-8367



Animal Surrender

By appointment only

Tuesday-Friday 9a.m. - 2p.m.
Sundays, Mondays, Saturdays, and Holidays Closed
Surrender Inquiries
Phone: (781) 326-0729