Resources | Adoption Shelters & Animal Health Information

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Animal Rescue League of Boston

Chandler Street, Boston MA


Buddy Dog Humane Society (dogs and cats)

Route 20, Sudbury, MA



350 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA


Melrose Humane Society

PO Box 760668, Melrose, MA


Northeast Animal Shelter

204 Highland Avenue, Salem, MA


Nevins Farm Adoption Center

400 Broadway, Metheun, MA


Adoption Shelters

Health Information


ASPCA: Animal Poison Control Center

The premier animal poison control center in North America, available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for consultation. Phone: 888-426-4435 (a consultation fee may be applied to your credit card).

Center for Pet Safety

Reviews and tests pet products and foods, provides information on product advisories and recalls.

Cornell University Cat Videos

How-to videos that show how to care for your cat: giving pills, trimming claws, brushing teeth etc.

Diabetes in Cats and Dogs

Many helpful websites exist to explain diabetes in pets, including treatment, feeding, monitoring, etc.

International Cat Care

Giving subcutaneous fluids to cats.

Purina Veterinary Diets

Nutrition myths about pet food.

Rabies Protocol for Dog and Cat Exposure

Q&A from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Infectious Disease

Rabies Public Health Fact Sheet

Q&A from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Infectious Disease

Tufts: Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Links to their behavior clinic, wildlife clinic, pet loss support hotline, and other services.

Veterinary Partner

Answers many question about animal health, medications, therapies, surgery, behavior, etc.