Pet Health

At the ARL, we strive to provide high-quality direct animals care which meets best practice standards in animals welfare. To meet these standards, we pursue continuous improvement and innovation in program models and administrative operations, and continually measure and evaluate our performance and impact.


Boston Veterinary Care

Located in the historic South End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, Boston Veterinary Care (BVC) is a clinic with a mission– all profits benefit the shelter pets of the ARL. Book an appointment.


Spay Waggin’

If getting your pet spayed or neutered is cost-prohibitive, ARL’s Spay Waggin’ can help. The Spay Waggin’ provides high-quality, affordable spay/neuter services to animals in need on Cape Cod and the South Shore. Book an appointment.


Community Vet Services

ARL provides comprehensive veterinary services for the ARL’s Spay Waggin’ as well as ARL’s community cat efforts and community vaccine clinics. Learn more.


Healthy Moms, Happy Litters

This community-based program, provides complimentary assistance to local families and their pets to help prevent animal homelessness, suffering, and neglect. Learn more.