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From 195 to Rt. 24 South:
Take Exit 6 (Fish Road). Turn right at end of exit and following Fish Road exactly 2.0 miles. Just after the white building housing the Knights of Columbus on the right side you will see Lynwood Street. Turn right and shelter is at the end of Lynwood Street.


From Aquidneck Island:
Take Rt. 24 North across Sakonnet River Bridge. Exit 6 (Fish Road) Turn left at end of exit and go past Viti Mercedes. Proceed exactly 2.0 miles and you will see the white building of the Knights of Columbus on the right. Just beyond that building is Lynwood Street. Turn right and shelter is at the end of the road.


From Fall River and Vicinity (Mapquest):

1: From Highway 195
2:  Take MA-140 N. 1.19 miles
3:  Merge onto I-195 W via exit number 2W toward FALL RIVER. 10.36 miles
4:  Merge onto MA-24 S via exit number 8A toward TIVERTON R.I./ NEWPORT R.I.. 1.91 miles
5 :  Merge onto MA-81 N/ WILLIAM S CANNING BLVD via exit number 1B toward FALL RIVER. 0.36 miles
6:  Turn LEFT onto NEWTON ST. 0.14 miles
7 :  Turn LEFT onto MARIANO S BISHOP BLVD. 0.75 miles
8:  Turn LEFT onto LYNWOOD ST.
9: Drive all the way to the end of LYNWOOD STREET.

Forever Paws Animal Shelter

***Winter Hours/Update***

We are open by appointment ONLY Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 11-4.


We are open for owner reclaims 7 days a week 11-4.

We are closed:

11/11 Veteran's Day

11/25 Thanksgiving

11/26 Day after Thanksgiving

12/24 Christmas Eve

12/25 Christmas Day

12/31 New Year's Eve

1/1 New Years Day


Wishing you and your family a wonderful holiday season!



300 Lynwood Street Fall River

              Fall River, MA 02721




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