Texas Area Shelter and Humane Society Listings

This listing is by the closest major metropolitan area in Texas. It should not be considered a complete listing of all Texas shelters and humane societies. Please let us know of any errors or online resources not listed here.

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  • Austin Animal Center (formerly Town Lake AS)
  • Austin Humane Society
  • Central Texas SPCA (Leander)
  • Hill Country Humane Society (Marble Falls)
  • Humane Society of Williamson County (Georgetown)
  • Texas Humane Heroes (Leander / Killeen)
  • Dallas/Ft.Worth

  • Animal Adoption Center of Garland (Garland)
  • Animal Rescue League (Lewisville)
  • Animal Refuge Foundation (ARF) (Sherman)
  • Coppell Humane Society (Coppell)
  • Denton Humane Society (Denton)
  • DFW Humane Society (Irving)
  • Flower Mound Humane Society (Dallas)
  • Friends for Animals Adoption Shelter (Granbury)
  • Humane Animal Rescue Team (Irving)
  • Humane Society of Greater Dallas
  • Humane Society of Lewisville (Lewisville)
  • Humane Society of North Texas (Fort Worth)
  • Metroport Humane Society (Roanoke)
  • Operation Kindness (Carrollton)
  • Richardson Humane Society (Richardson)
  • SPCA of Texas (Dallas/McKinney)
  • Houston/Galveston

  • Citizens for Animal Protection (Katy)
  • Harris County Animal Control
  • Homeless Pet Placement League
  • Houston Humane Society
  • Houston SPCA
  • Humane Society of Mongomery County (Conroe)
  • Montgomery County Animal Shelter (Conroe)
  • Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary
  • Second Chance Pets (Clear Lake)
  • Special Pals (Katy)
  • San Antonio

  • Animal Defence League
  • Bulverde Area Humane Society (Bulverde)
  • Helotes Humane Society (Helotes)
  • San Antonio Humane Society
  • Schertz Humane Society (Schertz)
  • Universal City Animal Shelter (Universal City)
  • Other Areas


  • Abilene - Taylor-Jones Humane Society
  • Amarillo - Panhandle Humane Society
  • Paradise - Animal Angels Sanctuary
  • New Boston - Bowie County Animal Welfare Society (BCAWS)
  • Stevenville - Humane society of Erath County
  • South / Gulf Coast

  • Angleton - Brazoria County SPCA
  • Beeville - Beeville Humane Society (with link to Beeville Animal Control
  • East

  • Beaumont - Humane Society of Southeast Texas
  • Lufkin - Kurth Memorial Animal Shelter
  • Nacogdoches - Nacogdoches Animal Shelter
  • Tyler - Humane Society of Smith County
  • West & Southwest

  • Boerne - Hill Country Animal League
  • El Paso - Animal Rescue League of El Paso
  • El Paso - Humane Society of El Paso
  • McAllen - Valley Humane Societies
  • New Braunfels - Humane Society of New Braunfels
  • Harlingen - Humane Society of Harlingen
  • Temple - SPCA of Bell County
  • Misc / Central

  • Bryan/College Station - Brazos Valley Animal Shelter
  • Cristoval - Paws 4 Life
  • Lubbock - Lubbock Animal Services
  • Medina - Utopia Animal Rescue Ranch
  • Port Isabel - Laguna Madre Humane Society
  • San Angelo - Humane Society of Tom Green County
  • San Patricio - San Patricio County Humane Society
  • Vernon - Humane Society of Vernon
  • Waco - Waco Humane Society and Animal Shelter
  • Other Helpful Links

  • Animal Rescue League's Rescue & Shelter Listings
  • Animal Shelter Assistance Program
  • Kyler Laird's Rescue & Shelter Listings
  • Helping Paw Society
  • Pet Action League
  • Texas Humane Legislative Network

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