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.
Check back for updates on our mobile adoption events where you can visit our available dogs, cats, and small animal!

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