About MWHS

An advocate for animal welfare, MWHS focuses on the well-being of cats in the Metrowest Boston area, including finding loving homes or providing life-long care while educating the community and reducing the feral/stray cat population. MWHS is a volunteer-led, non-profit, no-kill shelter dependent on charitable donations.

Board of Directors

Leslie Croci-Reed, President
Patty Sanclemente, Vice President
Mary O’Donnell-Ptak, Treasurer
Patty Sanclemente, Acting Clerk
Cheryl Townsend
Pam Bretschneider
Maria Balzarini

Directory of Services

Shelter: (508) 875.3776
Cage Sponsor: (508) 875.3776
Foster Care: (508) 875.3776
Fundraising: (508) 485.0794
Low-Cost Spay/Neuter: (508) 875.3776
Volunteers: (508) 485.0794


Please visit our page on Petfinder.com at: http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/MA29.html

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The MetroWest Humane Society has parking behind the building as well as on the street beside it. The main entrance is at the rear of the building. Inside we have multiple rooms for the cats and a foyer where you will be welcomed by our staff or adoption counselors. Adoption applications are available on the tables and adoption interviews are conducted there as well. Welcome to MWHS!


Adoption Hours

TUE & FRI 1:00- 4:00 PM
WED 6:30 - 8:00 PM
SAT & SUN 12:00 - 4:00 PM


30 Pond Street
Ashland , MA 01721
Phone:(508) 875.3776
Email: mwhspaw@yahoo.com

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1068
Framingham, MA 01701

We are located on Rt 126 South (Pond St), across the street from the Market Basket Plaza.
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