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

What's new at SAS

No Adoption Fees


Through July 19th 

Country music star Miranda Lambert has donated to SAS, and we are paying it forward to our future adopters!

From now through July 19th, all adoption fees will be waived.  Click below to see the amazing cats, dogs, rabbits and other creatures who are waiting to go home with your family.

Forensics for Pets?


July 18th 6;30 pm

If you love animals....and also enjoy forensic-themed TV shows, join us for this fascinating and free lecture.   Dr. Martha Smith-Blackmore is one of the nation's foremost forensic investigators devoted to investigating crimes against animals.  She'll relate how her firm has successfully brought notorious animal abusers to justice.  Thursday, July 18th at 6:30pm at the Scituate Public Library.  Space is limited so please RSVP by e-mailing

Dine Out for Dogs & Cats


Tuesday August 20th, 2019

On August 20th  your restaurant meal can help homeless animals!

 Dine Out for Dogs & Cats is an annual  promotion with local restaurants who have supported SAS.  A canine ambassador (a formerly homeless dog) will greet diners at each restaurant.   Restaurants include Jakes in Hull, The Quarry in Hingham, and The Corner Stop Eatery in Cohasset.

Meet Duke, shown above, at The Quarry from 5:30 to 7:00 pm.

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Save the date


November 2, 2019

Mark your calendar!

Our annual Tails at Twilight Gala will be held at the beautifully renovated River Club in Scituate.

Drinks, dinner, dancing, wonderful auction and raffle some very special four legged guests. It's our most important fundraiser of the year and we hope you will join us.

Featured Pet



Kona has been waiting long enough!  She is a 7 year old labrador/greyhound mix who loves to run and chase tennis balls.  She is nervous around children and can be reactive to other dogs.   

Kona knows many commands, walks well on leash and is housebroken.  To meet Kona, stop in during visiting hours. 

Meet 'Miss Dog Mom'


Meet Miss Dog Mom 2019

In May, Maria Ducasse was crowned Miss Dog Mom 2019 in the first annual dog mom pageant in New York City.    Mom to Bella, a greyhound mix found abandoned and starving  on the streets of New York, Ms. Ducasse  will be our guest at our annual Tails at Twilight Gala in November!

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