Dogs picked up by Animal Control or dropped off by citizens are taken to the City of Boston's Animal Control Shelter and Adoption Center.
|Contact the City of Boston Animal Control Shelter and Adoption Center|
|Location||26 Mahler Road
Roslindale, MA 02131
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Monday - Saturday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Closed on Sundays and holidays
617-635-1800 or 617-635-1913
Lost animals are waiting to be claimed at our shelter so call us right away if you have lost a pet. When you call, you must give us a detailed description of your pet and the location he/she was last seen.
Guide for Owners of Lost Pets »
If you do not find your pet at our shelter, here are some other places that you should call:
Animal Rescue League of Boston: 617-426-9170 and press 1 for the shelter
M.S.P.C.A. Boston Animal Care and Adoption Center: 617-522-5055
Local veterinarians/animal clinics
Animal Control departments in surrounding cities