Each year we host a number of great events that provide fun for the participants as well as financial support for the shelter. We couldn't do what we do without the wonderful support of our donors, sponsors, and vendors. We thank each and every one of you for your continued assistance.

Yard Sale

When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 | 10 AM - 3 PM / Rain date Sunday June 26

We’re looking for household goods, small working and clean appliances, jewelry, pictures, bric-a-brac, toys, etc. PLEASE – NO books, athletic equipment, clothing, outdated computer equipment, paint supplies, or small trinket-type items. It is much appreciated if you donate only those items that are resalable.

Drop off date: Saturday, June 18, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. Our past yard sale fund raisers have been very successful, and we hope that you will help us make this a great one too!

Craft Fair

When: Saturday, September 17, 2016 | 10 AM - 4 PM / rain or shine
Where: Framingham Center Common, Edgell Road, Framingham, MA

We will have quality items from 60+ local crafters. Find that unique gift for someone special, and support MWHS at the same time. For you craft fair lovers, please keep this date open: free admission and something for everyone.

Artists and Crafters: Please download the application and mail it in with your payment to reserve your stand space at the MWHS Craft Fair. Please note that 100% of your entry fee will be used for direct care and support of the animals in our shelter.

Contact Sue at or (508) 788.7726 10 am to 8 pm if you have questions.





Adoption Hours

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

Holiday Schedule


30 Pond Street
Ashland , MA 01721
Phone:(508) 875.3776

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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