Your gift can mean so much to animals in need. 

COVID has brought many animals into the shelter, please help us help them 

Franklin County Animal

Rescue is currently closed

to the public.

We ask people to please email with questions

or if in need. We are scheduling appointments for approved applicants.

Check out our


Page to see what the shelter is doing to keep the animals, staff and public healthy!

Our Mission:

Franklin County Humane Society (dba Franklin County Animal Rescue) promotes the health, welfare and humane treatment of animals in Northwestern Vermont and provides temporary shelter for them with the ultimate goal of finding them good, permanent homes within

the community.

Want To Adopt?

Sat & Sun:          11am-4pm

Thurs & Fri:       2pm-6pm

Mon-Wed:            CLOSED

Shelter Public Hours:

Currently CLOSED to public

by appointment only 

Contact Us:

P: (802) 524-9650 

**Contacts are NOT regularly answered outside of business hours**


30 Sunset Meadows 

St Albans Vt 05478

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hotline: (888) 426-4435


Injured animal: 

Local vet or

BEV: (802) 863-2387


Lost or stray

Local ACO (list found on our resource page)

or police.

Partners for Pets

© 2019 by Franklin County Animal Rescue