Citizens For Animal Protection

A 17555 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77094 shelter helping to find loving homes for dogs, cats, rabbits, small animals, birds.


Pets at Citizens For Animal Protection

  • Any
  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Rabbits
  • Small Animals
  • Any
  • Baby
  • Puppy
  • Kitten
  • Young
  • Adult
  • Senior
  • Any
  • Male
  • Female


Male, Adult
Retriever (Unknown Type) / Corgi


Male, Puppy
Australian Shepherd


Male, Adult
American Staffordshire Terrier / Boxer


Male, Adult
American Staffordshire Terrier / Shar Pei


Male, Young
Retriever (Unknown Type) / Australian Shepherd


Female, Adult
American Staffordshire Terrier / Boxer


Female, Adult
American Staffordshire Terrier / Boxer


Male, Adult
American Staffordshire Terrier / Shar Pei


Female, Young
Gerbil / Gerbil


Male, Adult
American Staffordshire Terrier / Shar Pei


Male, Adult
Retriever (Unknown Type) / Border Collie


Female, Young
Australian Cattle Dog / Retriever (Unknown Type)


Female, Adult
Guinea Pig / Guinea Pig


Female, Adult
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair


Female, Adult
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair


Female, Young
American Staffordshire Terrier


Female, Young
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair


Female, Adult
Hound (Unknown Type)


Male, Puppy
Retriever (Unknown Type)


Female, Adult
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

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Areas Citizens For Animal Protection Serves

Houston, TX and surrounding area

Citizens For Animal Protection's Adoption Process

1. Submit Application

To schedule an appointment to visit the shelter in person, please email to submit an application.

2. Visit the Facility and Find a Pet

All of our adoptable pets can be seen on our website, which updates in real time.

3. Sign Adoption Contract

4. Take the Pet Home

Pet Adoption Fees

Dogs over 15lbs - $99
Puppies (6 months and younger) - $129
Small Dogs 15lbs and under - $129
Cats (up to 5 years) - $50
Senior Cats (5+ years) - $25
Kittens (6 months and younger) - $84
Bunnies - $45 or 2 Bunnies - $65
Guinea Pigs $20 or 2 guinea Pigs - $30
Ferrets $89
Hamsters/Rats/Gerbils - $10
Call for information on animals not listed here.

--VIP (Very Important Pet!) Program: Any animal who has been at the shelter and available for adoption for more than 1 month can be adopted for 50% of regular adoption fee.

--Special Senior Citizen (60 yrs +) No charge for an animal 7 yrs or older.

--50% of adoption fees waived for military personnel and veterans. (proof of eligibility required)

--A second dog or puppy, adopted within 30 days of the first adoption is adoptable at a $20 discount.

--A second cat or kitten, when adopted within 30 days, is free!

--Any dog/puppy adopted at the same time as a cat/kitten will be adoptable at a $20 discount.

Our Summer Lovin' Adoption Event runs from June 1st to August 31st, 2020! Adoption fees are reduced by 50% thanks to the generous sponsorship of West Houston Subaru!

CAP adoption fees include a variety of services - age-appropriate vaccinations, canine heartworm and feline leukemia tests, spaying/neutering, deworming treatment, microchipping to name a few - the total value of which exceeds $450. In addition, these minimal adoption fees cover only part of the each animal's stay at our shelter - please help us keep adoption fees low while maintaining the high quality of care for the animals in our charge by donating and/or volunteering.

About Citizens For Animal Protection

Citizens for Animal Protection (CAP) is a non profit animal welfare organization founded in 1972 dedicated to protecting the interest and welfare of all animals. CAP is located at 17555 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77094.

We care for over 12,000 animals each year.

Come Meet Citizens For Animal Protection's Pets

Citizens for Animal Protection Shelter
17555 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77094

Shelter open for adoptions by appointment. Visit for more information

Shelter open for receiving animals
10:00am-2pm daily

(281) 497-0591

Citizens For Animal Protection's Adopted Pets

See Adopted Pets List

Make a donation to Citizens For Animal Protection to help homeless pets find homes