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Houston Pets Alive!

2800 Antoine Drive, Suite 2854, Houston, TX 77092

cats & dogs at Houston Pets Alive!
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Areas Houston Pets Alive! serves

Houston Pets Alive saves animals most at risk of euthanasia in local shelters. Our goal is to prevent animals from entering a shelter, and for those that do, get them out alive. We help animals find loving homes in the Houston, Texas area.

Houston Pets Alive!'s adoption process


Submit Application

Whether you're interested in a specific pet or not, fill out our application online at


Meet the Pet

Once your application is approved, a meet and greet will be set up between you and your pet of interest.


Sign Adoption Contract

If the meet and greet goes well and your adoption application is approved, you will sign the adoption contract.


Pay Fee

Once the adoption contract is signed, you will pay the adoption fee.


Take the Pet Home

Bring your new best friend home! Remember that it will take some time for him/her to adjust to their new environment.

Additional adoption info

If you have any questions about a particular pet or the adoption process, reach out to us at!

Adoption application

About Houston Pets Alive!

Houston Pets Alive! acts as a safety net for municipal shelters/impound facilities and serves at-risk animals by working alongside animal welfare partners to holistically reduce euthanasia, pet homelessness, and animal suffering in the Houston, Texas area.

Houston Pets Alive!'s adopted pets

Make a donation to Houston Pets Alive! to help homeless pets find homes