Closed on Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Years Day. Open special hours on Christmas Eve.
Call: (508) 853-0030
- Ext 0 for the Front Desk
- Ext 1 to leave a report for a lost or found pet
- Ext 2 for cat adoption and surrender questions
- Ext 3 for dog adoption and surrender questions
- Ext 4 for the Spay/Neuter Clinic
- Ext 5 for donations, events, and fundraising
Email: Click here to email us.
Visit: 139 Holden St., Worcester, MA 01606
Worcester Animal Rescue League is located at 139 Holden Street in Worcester near the Holden town line. Holden Street continues into Holden, so if you find yourself at 139 Holden Street and the shelter isn’t there, you’re in Holden. Just turn around and come back down the street into Worcester. WARL will be on your right after the junction with the railroad tracks.
From I-290, turn onto 190 and take exit 2. (Exit 1 is the Greendale Mall.) At the top of the exit ramp, turn left onto Ararat Street and go over 190. At the end of Ararat Street, turn left onto Brattle Street, which merges onto Holden Street at the railroad tracks. The shelter is just a few hundred yards down the street on the right.
From I-190 North, take exit 2. At the traffic light at the top of the ramp, turn right onto Ararat Street. At the end of Ararat Street, turn left onto Brattle Street, which merges onto Holden Street at the railroad tracks. The shelter is just a few hundred yards down the street on the right.