Resources for you

Shelters/Rescues in Florida:

Tri County Humane Society
Raining Cats and Dogs
Big Dog Ranch Rescue
Animal Aid 
Mis Fit ResQ
Adopt A Cat
Florida Humane Society
Companion Animal Rescue
Have a Heart
Journey’s End Animal Sanctuary
Cats Exclusive
The Cat Network, Inc.
Canine Castaways, Inc.
Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control 
Broward County Animal Care and Regulation
Miami-Dade County Animal Care and Control 
St. Francis Society Animal Rescue
Animal Refuge Center, Inc.
Adopt A Stray
Chesed Rescue
Stray No More, Inc.
Pets In Distress
Animal Rescue Force
A New Beginning Pet Care & Rescue
Abandoned Pet Rescue
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League
Humane Society of Broward County
Feline Friends 
Stray Aid & Rescue, Inc.
Animal House Pet Rescue
Luv-A-Bull All Breed Rescue

Low cost Spay/Neuter Services in Southern Florida:

Heroes Veterinarian Hospital and Spay & Neuter Clinic, 954-202-4354
The Clydey Foundation, 954-298-4545
Spay Shuttle  561-233-SPAY(7729)
Pet Aid League  954-463-7729
Peggy Adams Spay Neuter Clinic, 561-472-8812
Spay and Neuter Clinic  305-696-0800
DPC Veterinary Hospital  954-989-9879,
Stray Aid Mobile Clinic  954-816-0799 or
Spay and Neuter Service for Pets  954-983-2020
ARFF’s Mobile Spay/Neuter Clinic  954-917-2733
Luv-A-Pet  561-748-3663 or
Palm Beach County Cat Coalition
Paws-2 Help,
MASH (Mobile Animal Services and Help)  954-266-6826 or 954-989-3977
Purzilla feral cat trapping services,

Some must-know information to help animals in need:

  • If you’re in Broward County, Florida and you see or suspect animal cruelty, call their hotline at 311.
  • If you live in Palm Beach County, Florida, call 561-688-HELP (4357) to report animal cruelty! Palm Beach County Sheriff’s animal cruelty unit is standing by. Report anonymous tips online at
  • Call 877-847-4787 to report dog fighting. This phone line, spoonsored by the Humane Society of the United States is answered 24/7. You can receive an award of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a dogfighter. All information is kept confidential; no one will know you’ve called. You can leave a message, talk to an investigator, or get their e-mail address and leave your own. If a dogfight is in progress, immediately call the police, 9-1-1. Then call the hot line.

National/World Pet Search Websites:

Pup Forum
Pet Owners Alliance
Adopt A Pet
Tabby Tracker
The “Do Not Adopt To” Database
Chai (Concern for Helping Animals in Israel)
Fido Finder-Find Lost Dogs

Regional Pet Search Websites

Kitty Kind

Wildlife Resources

Wildlife Care Center
Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary

Senior Animal Resources

Old Dog Haven
The Senior Dogs Project
Senior Dog House and Rescue
St. Louis Senior Dog Project
House with a Heart
Senior Dog Rescue of Oregon
The Grey Muzzle Organization

Other Resources

Blind Cat Rescue
Blind Dogs
Hands for Paws
Deaf Dog Education
Deaf Animal Row
Black Pearl Dogs
Dogs Deserve Better
Hearts United for Animals
Angel’s Gate
Animals 101
Save our Small Dogs
Vet Tech
Feline Advocate
Dog Detective (helps find missing dogs)
Caroline’s Kids Pet Rescue (Aged/Chronically ill/Abused Cat Rescue)

Rescues Around the World

Animal Freedom Korea
Aerinwon Institute
Aesin’s House
Eumseong Animal Shelter
Hong Kong SPCA
World Animal.Net
The Ark (Greece)


Shambala Sanctuary
Cedarhill Animal Sanctuary
Animal Place
Sanctuary Animal Refuge

Parrot Rescues

Florida Parrot Rescue
Lucky Parrot Rescue
Melbourne Avian Rescue Sanctuary
Safe Haven Avian Placement Services
Wings of Love Foundation

Rabbit Rescues

Gainesville Rabbit Rescue
House Rabbit Society (Columbus, OH chapter)
House Rabbit Society

Guinea Pig Rescues

Crazy Cavies Guinea Pig Rescue

Ferret Rescues

Broward Ferret Rescue
Ferrets in the Sun

Horse Rescues

The Exceller Fund

Rescues by Breed:


Sunshine Airedalers of Florida, Inc.

Alaskan Malamute
Florida Alaskan Malamute Rescue

American Bouvier

Australian Shepherd
Aussie Rescue & Placement Helpline

Basset Hound
Suncoast Basset Rescue, Inc.
High Country Basset Hound Rescue

Ziggy Beagle Rescue

Belgian Malinois
ABMC Belgian Malinois

Bichon Frise
Bichon Rescue

Boston Terrier
ABMC Boston Terrier Rescue Net
Boston Terrier Rescue of Florida, Inc.

Border Collie
Southeast Border Collie Rescue League of Florida

Florida Boxer Rescue, Inc.
Legacy Boxer Rescue
Boxer Friends, Inc.
Coastal Boxers

Border Collie
SE Border Collie Rescue

American Bulldog Rescue
Adopt-A-Bull Rescue
Buddies Thru Bullies, Inc.
French Bulldog Rescue Network

Cairn Terrier
Cairn Rescue USA

Catahoula Rescue, Inc.

Chihuahua-Toy Breed Rescue and Retirement, Inc.
Angels on Death Row
Chihuahua Rescue and Transport

Chow Chow
Chow Chow Rescue

Cocker Spaniel
The Haven Cocker Spaniel Rescue
Florida Cocker Spaniel Rescue
Cocker Rescue of Ft. Lauderdale
CockersNMore, Inc.

Sunshine Corgi Rescue

Dachshund Adoption and Rescue
Coast to Coast Dachshund Rescue

Dalmation Rescue

Doberman Rescue League, Inc.
Doberman Rescue of Lake Placid
Florida Doberman Rescue

French Bull Dog

German Shepherd
South Brevard German Shepherd Rescue
German Shepherd Rescue & Adoption
Coastal White German Shepherd Rescue
S.H.A.R.E. (Share Your Heart with A Shepherd Today)

German Shorthaired Pointer
German Shorthaired Pointer Club of America Rescue

Golden Retriever
Golden Rescue of South Florida
Everglades Golden Retriever Rescue
Golden Retriever Rescue of Mid Florida
Emerald Coast Golden Retriever Rescue
G.R.E.A.T. Rescue

Greyhound Pets of America
Hollydogs Greyhound Adoption
Elite Greyhound Adoptions
Friends of Greyhounds

HCA Havanese Rescue



Florida Labrador Retriever Rescue
Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida
South Florida Lab Rescue
Fortunate Pooches & Lab Rescue
Safe Harbor Lab Rescue
Labrador Retriever Rescue Contacts
Michigan Labrador Retriever Rescue

Northcentral Maltese Rescue, Inc.

Southern States Mastiff Rescue
Bullmastiff Rescue

Miniature Pinscher
Miniature Pinscher Services

Newfoundland Club of America Rescue

Bay Area Doglovers Responsible About Pitbulls (BADRAP)
Pit Bull Rescue Central
Hearts of Gold Pit Rescue
Pit Bull Rescue of South Florida
Save the Pets, Inc.
Smilin’ Pitbull Rescue
American Pit Bull Registry
LawDogsUSA — (Pit placement for law enforcement)

Florida Poodle Rescue
Poodle Rescue of New England
Coastal Poodle Rescue

Pom Posse

Planet Pug Rescue, Inc.
Central Florida Pug Rescue
Compassionate Pug Rescue

North Carolina Rottweiler Rescue
WeCare Rottweiler Rescue, Inc.
Gulfstream Rottweiler Rescue
Florida Rescue Rottweiler
Southern States Rottweiler Rescue

Saint Bernard


Shiba Inu
National Shiba Rescue

Shih Tzu
Shih Tzu and Lap Dog Rescue
Shih Tzu & Furbaby Rescue

Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky Rescue Site
Siberian Husky Rescue of Florida
South Florida Siberian Husky Rescue

Florida Weimaraner Rescue

Welsh Corgi
The House of Baja

Wheaten Terrier
Wheaten Terrier Rescue

Yorkshire Terrier
Yorkshire Terrier National Rescue
Yorkie Friends

Cruelty Free Shopping
Pet Portraits by Ben Diaz
The Vegan Store
Clays for Strays
The Vegetarian Site
Sun Flour Baking Company


Preppy Pet Suites (Boca Raton-Deerfield Beach, Florida)

Vegan Family
Dont Eat My Friends

Animal Groups

American Pit Bull Registry
Elephant Family 
Pet Network
Animal Rights Mobilization
Feral Cat Coalition, Inc.
Cat Coalition of Florida (pet-friendly info and resources)
Much Love Animal Rescue
Animal Right Foundation of Florida
National Association for Humane and Environmental Education
Humane Society of the United States
Animal Rights Coalition
Animal League Defense Fund
Animal Protection Institute
Animal Rights Advocates of Western New York
For Pits’ Sake

Animal Travel

Ground Travel:
Kindred Hearts Transport Connection
Operation Roger Truckers Pet Transport
John’s C2C Transport, LLC
P.E.T.S. LLC (Peterson Express Transport Service)
Air Travel:
Animal Rescue Flights
Paws Wings of Rescue
Pets On Board Transport
Pet friendly vacation rentals home and condo
Cloud Nine Rescue Flights
Companion Air
Pilots N Paws
Pet Travel Resources
Flying Paws

Surviving Pet Allergies
Citizens for Pets in Condos (choose “Pet Policy” option from the “Amenities” tab at bottom of page)
Chelsea Erwin Photography
No Paw Left Behind
MyApartmentMap (Moving with pets)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s