The Norwood Animal Shelter welcomes pet supply and pet food donations. If you choose to send a donation of money towards the “Betterment of the Pound Fund”, we gratefully accept your gift, as these donations are used to make improvements to the shelter. If you have any questions about donations, please contact Henry Cerqueira, Animal Control Officer at 781-762-3159 or

All donations may be left with the Animal Control Officer at the Shelter from the hours of 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday. The Norwood Animal Shelter is located at 160 Boston Providence Turnpike, Norwood, MA. 02062.

For donations of money please make your check payable to, Betterment of Norwood Animal Shelter and send by mail to the attention of:
Norwood Animal Shelter
Town of Norwood
P.O. Box 40
Norwood, MA. 02062
For donations of pet supplies and food, we can only accept donations of new or unused items that are clearly marked with current expiration dates.  

For all bedding items, such as blankets, dog or cat beds, towels, toys, food and water dishes, dog collars, please make sure donated items are either new or freshly cleaned.

Thank you for your support of the Norwood Animal Shelter!