Animal Shelter Information

Adoption services at the Waco Animal Shelter are run by the
Humane Society of Central Texas.


2032 Circle Road
Waco, Texas 76708

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday: 11 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Saturdays: 11 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Sundays: Closed

Adoptions/Reclaims: Close at 5:30 p.m. weekdays & 4:30 p.m. on Saturdays.

For volunteer opportunities, call (254) 754-1454.

About Adoption - (Humane Society of Central Texas)

Available Dogs

Available Cats

After You Adopt

Visiting a veterinarian regularly is important to the health and well being of your pet.
See our map of available vets in the area.

Staff Contact Information

HSCT Staff

Don Bland, Director - (254) 750-7084 - Email 

Elizabeth Walker, Volunteer/Office Coordinator - (254) 750-7093  - Email

Libby Sisson, Adoption Coordinator - (254) 750-7086 - Email

Jose Arroligas, Rescue/Behavior Coordinator - (254) 750-7085 - Email

Emily Keil, Foster/Off-Site Coordinator - (254) 750-7087 - Email

Lana Crow, Director of Life-Saving Operations - (254) 750-7088 Email

Meghan Ekno, Office Staff/Chief Photographer - Email

City of Waco

Dr. Ronald Epps, Animal Shelter Veterinarian - (254) 750-7083 Email

Luis Leyva, Animal Shelter Supervisor - (254) 750-7082 Email

Printable Animal Ordinance Informational Handout (English/Spanish)

Alternatives to Surrendering Your Animal

See the entire Municipal Code of Ordinances relating to animals in the City of Waco here.

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