Rehoming Center

The Rehoming Center is by appointment only and conveniently open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is no fee to admit an animal to our campus, but an appointment must be made in advance by calling 713-869-7722. Appointments are subject to availability, and cannot be made online.

Please note, we do not humanely euthanize animals for space or at the end of a certain time period. We proudly find new loving homes for all of our adoption-ready animals, place them with our adoption partners or reputable sanctuaries.

Rehoming Center FAQ

Once your cat or dog is accepted into the adoption program, he/she is vaccinated, de-wormed, spayed or neutered and microchipped. Canines over 6 months of age are tested for heartworm disease. We estimate that it costs us approximately $400 to get each pet ready for adoption.

The Houston SPCA is a private, non-profit charity that does not receive any tax dollars or funding from the government, the United Way or other animal protection organizations.

There is no fee to admit an animal to our campus, but an appointment must be made in advance by calling 713-869-7722. Appointments are subject to availability, and cannot be made online.

If you leave your pet at the Rehoming Center, you will be required to sign a contract relinquishing ownership and all rights to that animal.

There is no fee for owner-requested humane euthanasia. The service is donation-based for dogs, cats and small mammals. However, there is a $100 fee for horses and owner is responsible for the horse post-service. Appointments are preferred. Please call 713-869-7722 for scheduling.