Please note that we will be closed on Saturday, July 20th and Sunday, July 21st.

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SAS:
The Scituate Animal Shelter

Helping Massachusetts pets & the people who love them since 1992.

Thank you, Miranda Lambert!


Our favorite country music super star has donated generously to SAS, allowing us to waive adoption fees on nearly every single pet in the shelter through July 19th  (adoption fees will still apply for Milo and Colby only).


Come and meet your new best friend!   Please note, because of the overwhelming response, please click below to see what animals are still available.

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About Us

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Our Shelter

Last year, our shelter found homes for a record 653 animals and reunited 38 lost pets with their grateful owners.  Our pets come from every corner of the state and stay with us as long as they need. We do not-- and have never --euthanized for length of stay or shelter space.    

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Our Community Programs

Helping animals means helping the people who love them, too.  Recent programs include emergency pet food  donations to federal workers impacted by the government shut down and  conducting low cost veterinary clinics for community pet owners. In 2018 alone, our pet food pantry programs delivered over 5,000 pounds of pet supplies to those in need.

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Our Feral Cat Initiatives

In 2018, we neutered 240 feral cats.  These cats are among the most vulnerable of the region's animals.  At SAS we  trap, neuter, and then release them to live out their lives more healthfully,  without producing litters of homeless kittens.  Our volunteers provide winter shelters and monitor the colonies to ensure the cats are healthy. We find homes for the kittens born stray.

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Please feel free to visit during our open hours -- no appointment necessary.

SAS: The Scituate Animal Shelter

780 Chief Justice Cushing Highway, Scituate, MA 02066, US

(781) 544-4533

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