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Champions for animal welfare.
As Houston’s first and largest animal protection organization, we offer the region’s most comprehensive, highly qualified care and services to animals in need. We stand by our mission to promote commitment to and respect for all animals and free them from suffering, abuse and exploitation, and proudly place all healthy animals into loving homes, with adoption partners or in reputable sanctuaries.  


Cases of animal abuse, neglect and cruelty investigated last year


Companion animals, farm animals and wildlife helped each year


Spay/neuter surgeries and life-saving medical procedures performed

How You Can Help


Lovable animals come in every size, shape, color, species and personality here. Find yours.

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Saving animals is expensive. We can’t do it without the help of animal lovers like you.



It takes thousands of volunteers to care for the number of animals we help. Join us.

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Thank you to our sponsors and donors.

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