Hours and directions
The Shelter is open 7 days a week for visits/adoptions between 11:30AM – 4:30PM.
From the South: Take Route I-495 North to exit 21A (Hopkinton). Follow approximately 2 miles into Hopkinton center. The third set of lights is the intersection of Routes 85 and 135 – Colella’s Supermarket and Hopkinton Drug are at this intersection.
Take a left here onto Route 85 heading north. Travel approx. 1.3 miles – Rafferty Road will be on your right. Take that right onto Rafferty. The shelter is located 100 yards on the left and is the only building on the road.
From the North: Take Route I-495 South to Exit 23A Rte 9 (Framingham). Take Rte 9 to the Route 85 South ramp toward Hopkinton/Milford.
Follow Route 85 South past Hopkinton State Park. Take the next left onto Rafferty Road. The shelter is located 100 yards on the left and is the only building on the road.