Our Mission

Our mission is to advocate for animals by providing safety until home placement of those in our care. We promote spay and neuter programs as a means to control pet overpopulation and continually strive to be the leading community resource for education on proper animal welfare.

Quincy Animal Shelter Inc. is a non-profit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and a recognized Massachusetts charity. QAS EIN is 31-1703439. We are licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Agriculture License: 0035..

Featured Pets

Spike

Are you familiar with the Siberian Husky language? Then you already know how sassy and playful it can be. Let …

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Timmy

Timmy is a sweet, gentle 10-year old snow colored kitty who needs a quiet, loving home.  His owner became ill and …

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Moe

An exemplar of feline grace and timeless beauty, Moe is the perfect companion for the gentle-hearted cat lover.She¬†appreciates a quiet …

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Flora

Flora is ready for her new home. She continues to flourish with meeting new people, keeping focus strolling through all …

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Ways To Help

Kids that care

Thanking the many schools, Boy Scout and Girl Scout Troops, and individuals that make such great efforts for us and collect donations! Please take a look at some amazing kids. If you are under 18 years old and looking for other ways to help the shelter, please click here for some ideas.

Wish list

We always have a long shopping list at the Shelter! Donated items can be dropped off at the shelter located at 440R East Squantum Street in Quincy during adoption hours and left with any of our Volunteers. They can also be shipped directly to us from Amazon. Check out our wish list!

Foster

We always try to foster kittens out/away from the shelter. We are always looking for Foster Care Volunteers. It is usually a 5 to 8 week period. We provide food, litter, and medical care. We also take care of the adoptions. All you need is a separate area from your own animals and some TLC.

Volunteer

Volunteers are the backbone of our efforts to improve the lives of the animals in our care. You can also become a guardian angel and sponsor a cage or kennel at the shelter. You can become a member of QAS or help out with one of our available positions at QAS.

Donate Now!

Your tax-deductible donation can continue to support QAS mission, goals, and objectives.