Helpful Local Information for Animals
The City of Waco does not endorse any animal rescue or other non-profit organization.
This information is provided as a courtesy to the citizens of the City of Waco.
Alternatives to Shelter Surrender
We strongly suggest using your personal social media accounts to try to rehome pets into loving families. Use the resources below for help when you need it!
A collaboration of local non-profit (501c3) animal organizations and established animal welfare agencies located within McLennan County, Texas with the goal of supporting people that need help with their animals.
Hotline: (254) 300-8575
Waco Pets Alive! is a no-kill animal rescue/advocacy organization that provides animal-related community resources to help peopleaddress common pet behavior issues or finding homes for dogs and cats instead of taking them to the local animal shelter.
Comm C.A.T. Of Greater Waco also provides a support group for caregivers who feed outside cats.
Lost & Found Animals
A City of Waco service that shows animals picked up by Animal Care Officers in the field within the hour.
A free online service that allows people to post lost and found pets.
Low-Cost Spay, Neuter & Vaccination Options
ABC Clinic is a non-profit provider that offers low-cost spay/neuter, vaccinations, flea/ tick/ heartworm prevention and Trap-Neuter-Return.
Fuzzy Friends Rescue is non-profit, no-kill animal rescue.
Fuzzy Friends accepts dogs from the public with no surrender fee when space is available.