Northeast Animal Shelter is committed to keeping our community, employees, and pets safe. As of March 24th, we are closed to the public, and animal adoptions will not be offered at this time…rest assured we will still be caring for our pets as usual. If you have a question about an available pet in our care or an urgent matter, please call 978-745-9888 x301, or email We will continue to post updates on our social media channels and our website at

If you wish to fill out a pre-adoption form for one of our available pets, click here.


We want to reassure you that the Centers for Disease Control and World Heath Organizations have issued advisories saying there is no evidence at this time that companion animals can spread the COVID-19 Virus. Updates can be found on the World Health Organization’s website.

We hope this emergency will be over soon, and in the meantime we hope our community stays safe and takes care of one another.


If you or others in your community are struggling to feed your pets, we’re here to help. Please contact Jamie at or 978-745-9888, ext. 362.