Austin Pet Shelters

Are you having trouble finding a particular breed of dog or cat in Austin?

Well, you don’t have to worry anymore. Pet Shelters is offering you one of the most extensive pet shelter directories on the internet. With our help and support, you will be able to locate every pet shelter in Austin. We offer the most comprehensive directory of pet shelters in Austin.

When it comes to pet adoption, many people prefer private breeders because they are unable to find a reliable shelter in Austin. You may also visit local shelters in Austin and adopt the pet that you like. It will not only cost you less but it will also help save an innocent life.

Thousands of pets are abandoned by owners every year. These pets end up on roads where they get in accidents or catch diseases. Many of these pets die from starvation, waiting for someone to show mercy. The pets that are found on roads are rescued by animal shelters, which are then put up for adoption.

By adopting one of the pets from a shelter in Austin, you will help make space for more abandoned pets in the shelters. You will also give a new life to a pet that could’ve been euthanized.

Addicus Legacy Rescue/texas

Austin TX 78738

Addicus Legacy is based in CT but has volunteers in TX that coordinate saving the dogs there. All dogs are transported from shelters all over the state and fostered in homes. We believe this gives adopters a great insight into the dogs' personalities and traits. We strive to find the very best family/dog match in every situation.

Austin Animal Center

Austin TX 78702

Austin Animal Center is the largest open-intake animal shelter in central Texas and we work very hard to try to save 90% or more of the thousands of animals we shelter every year. We always need volunteers and both monetary and in-kind donations to help us in our sheltering and prevention activities. Visit our website to find out how you can help!

Austin Boxer Rescue

Austin TX 78761

Our mission: To balance the health, safety, and welfare needs of canines in the Central Texas area by providing nourishment and a safe environment for unwanted, stray, abused, and impounded Boxers. Once placed in new homes they become more than just pets, they become family.

Austin Dog Rescue

Austin TX 78745

Austin Dog Rescue is an all volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing shelter dogs in Austin, Texas and the surrounding areas. Since 2006 we have found almost 600 dogs forever homes! We can always use donations and volunteers, so check out our website at if you want to help!

Austin Humane Society

Austin TX 78752

The Austin Humane Society (AHS) offers comprehensive, humane, life-saving animal services, transforming the lives of animals and those who love them. Because we believe homeless animals deserve a chance to thrive in a loving environment, we offer innovative, nationally recognized programs that save the lives of thousands of dogs and cats each year. AHS’ approach to addressing animal homelessness

Austin Pets Alive!

Austin TX 78703

APA! is not a typical shelter setting. Our innovative programs save more than 6,000 animals from euthanasia annually, keeping Austin no-kill since 2011.

Austin Siamese Rescue

Austin TX 78711

Austin Siamese Rescue, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization, formerly the Austin Branch of Texas Siamese Rescue. We focus on the 14 breeds of the Royal Thai Family, including Siamese, Balinese, Javanese, Oriental Shorthairs and Longhairs, Birmans, Burmese, Himalayans, Ocicats, Ragdolls, Snowshoes, and Tonkinese. All of the cats fostered in Austin are cared for in private homes by individuals who dedic

Ay Chihuahua Rescue

Austin TX 78717

Ay Chihuahua Rescue (ACR) is an all volunteer-based rescue group, whose mission is to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home Chihuahuas in Central Texas. ACR is funded by the generous donations of our community and adoption fees. ACR is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Our love of the Chihuahua breed urged us to action when the plea for a breed specific rescue group was placed. Chihuahuas have the se

Bill Hicks Foundation For Wildlife

Austin TX 78729

Founded in 1994 to honor the memory of a dear friend and animal lover, Bill Hicks, we are a Texas based not for profit corp that is devoted primarily to wildlife rescue and rehabilitation that also works with the rescue and adoption of wolfdogs. We are a grassroots group of 15 plus volunteers and vets who rehab wildlife out of our homes.All of our volunteres are recognized by the Texas Parks and W

Catnip Casa Cat Refuge

Austin TX 78708

Our goal is to get any pet that comes to us into a loving home. We don't handle large volumes of animals. We handle those that would not be adoptable in shelters. Many of our animals need medical care or rehabilitation due to injury or disease. We gladly work with special needs adopters and also offer foster-to-adopt for special situations. A few animals will not become adoptable. We are 100

Austin TX 78755

Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin / San Antonio is a 501(c)(3) all-volunteer nonprofit organization working to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome cocker spaniels in central Texas (and sometimes beyond). By adopting, making a donation or opening your home to a foster, you can help us save lives!

Gold Ribbon Rescue

Austin TX 78767

Gold Ribbon Rescue, Inc. (GRR) was founded in 1998 to meet three objectives. We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization as recognized by the IRS. GRR's main function is to provide a network for sheltering, rehabilitation and placing Golden Retrievers in permanent homes. GRR’s second function is to provide public education about responsible dog ownership and, in particular, about the Golden

Hound Rescue

Austin TX 78755

Hound Rescue is always in need of foster homes. We do not have a shelter so our ability to rescue is limited only by the number of families willing to take in a beagle in need. If interested go to and click on "How to Foster." Hound Rescue started in Austin, Texas in 1998. The group expanded to Providence, RI in 2000. We are a small group of individuals who foster

Austin TX 78704

Lil' Paws Maltese Rescue and other Petite Paws exists to rescue, rehabilitate, and carefully rehome neglected and homeless maltese and other small dog. We are a 501c3 non-profit rescue group run entirely by a small group of dedicated volunteers who are passionate about the welfare of these dogs.What we doLil Paws DogWe are committed to rescuing maltese and other small dogs. Lil' Paws spa

Love-a-bull, Inc.

Austin TX 78757

Love-A-Bull is an outgrowth of the former Austin American Pit Bull Terrier Meetup Group, which was formed in 2003. Since that time, the organizers recognized that the political climate warranted the need for change. As a result, Love-A-Bull achieved 501(c)(3) status in 2008 so that the group could more fully attain its mission and goals. Love-A-Bull was organized to educate and to advocate on beh

Paws Of Austin

Austin TX 78736

PAWS of Austin (Protection for Animal Welfare Services) is a non-profit animal rescue organization established in Austin, Texas for the purpose of providing refuge to stray and unwanted companion animals. PAWS breed expertise is Great Danes. P.A.W.S.’ first goal is to provide the best possible care to the animals that are brought to our rescue. Our second goal is to find new homes for all the h

Pug Rescue Of Austin

Austin TX 78727

Pug Rescue of Austin is a nonprofit 501c3 organization dedicated to the rescue and placement of abused, neglected and unwanted pugs. We do not discriminate on the basis of health or age. Our mission is to provide a safe, caring and humane refuge for abandoned pugs and to ensure quality adoptive homes. Pug Rescue of Austin promotes responsible pug ownership through public education about the uniq

Relocation Rescue

Austin TX 78757

We are a group of women, mostly moms and work full time - this is a passion for us to help save the animals being destroyed at the pound due to lack of knowledge about spay/neuter as well as vaccinations. We are trying to raise awareness to have more responsible pet owners join our crusade and stop the needless killing in overcrowded pounds.

Reunion Rescue - Tx

Austin TX 78734

Reunion Rescue has been saving pit bulls for over 15 years. We love these dogs and want to show the rest of the world how wonderful they are.

Righteous Paws Rescue

Austin TX 78741

We are a rescue, formed in the midst of Hurricane Harvey by volunteers that were on the ground rescuing animals. We pull from high kill shelters and pull the breeds that are over looked, like the Bully breeds. We are also in process of standing up a transport bus, to help other rescues and shelters transport animals. Our 501c3 is also in progress.

Austin TX 78727

SAFE in Texas is a 501c3 rescue based in Fort Worth and Austin. We rescue animals on death row, from high kill shelters across Texas and we find them loving permanent homes.

Shiba Inu Rescue Of Texas

Austin TX 78734

Shiba Inu Rescue of Texas, Inc. (SIRTx) was founded in 1999. SIRTx is incorporated as a not-for-profit corporation under the Not-for-Profit corporation law of the State of Texas and is a federal 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.We are based in Austin, Texas and also have volunteers/foster homes in the DFW, Houston and San Antonio areas.

Small Chance Rescue

Austin TX 78766

We are an all-volunteer, small breed rescue group. We are small, local, and very dedicated to providing excellent medical care for the dogs and making lasting matches for the dogs with adopters.

Southern States Rescued Rottweilers

Austin TX 78744

We are a non-profitable website dedicated entirely on informing about Rottweiler dogs. Among our website you will be able to find useful information as well contact advice for other recognized organizations that share our love and enthusiasm for this particular breed. Such as Rescue and Foster Homes. Also, we provide helpful tips on Grooming your dog, health care info, breeding considerations, Nu

Austin TX 78759

German Shorthaired Pointer Rescue of North Texas, Inc., doing business as Texas GSP Rescue, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that places abandoned GSPs in safe, loving homes. We are not a shelter; we are a foster-home based rescue group. We rely on foster homes and your donations to save as many GSPs as possible.

Texas Hearing And Service Dogs

Austin TX 78749

The Mission of Service Dogs, Inc. is to improve the quality of life of persons living with disabilities through providing custom trained Hearing and Service Dogs.GoalsTo bring greater independence to people living with disabilities through partnership with a working dogTo provide abandoned, unwanted dogs and career change dogs renewed lives of love and serviceTo provide the dogs and training free

Texas Russell Rescue - Owner Surrenders

Austin TX 78711

Russell Rescue, Inc. (RRI) is a network of volunteers dedicated to placing unwanted or abandoned Jack Russells into permanent homes. It is funded by donations and supported by Jack Russell Terrier lovers and volunteers throughout the world. Texas Russell Rescue represents the group in Texas. RRI is a 501c3 non-profit organization.

Austin TX 78747

Throw a Dog a Bone is an all-breed dog rescue located in Austin, TX. Although Austin is a no kill city, hundreds of shelters throughout the state are not. Sadly, many shelters in Texas are euthanizing healthy adoptable dogs, sometimes even puppies. Our mission is to rescue as many of these dogs as possible and find them loving forever homes.

Tuxedo Junction Rescue

Austin TX 78766

Tuxedo Junction Rescue is a closed-intake sanctuary for rescued cats who, for reasons of age, health, or behavioral issues, are not considered adoptable to members of the general public. The mission of this organization is to provide sheltering, veterinary care and loving attention to these cats as they live out their lives in the safety of our sanctuary. Tuxedo Junction Rescue will consider maki

Wags, Hope And Healing

Austin TX 78724

Our Mission & Vision We rescue, rehabilitate and find loving adoptive homes for dogs that were the victims of abandonment, abuse or neglect. Through leadership, behavioral conditioning and love, we help them become balanced and healthy in mind, body and spirit. We take time to facilitate a perfect match between our adoptable dogs and their forever family and offer a support system for adopting

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