Contact the SPCA to be put on their waiting list. The wait is about 6 months and your dog must be evaluated first. This shelter is for owner surrender dogs only and not for strays. Their number is 512-837-7985.
Contact a local rescue that specializes in the breed of dog you need to find a home for. They are listed at www.austinrescue.com
Keep the dog in your home and post him or her on our referral site. To do this the dog must meet the following requirements:
Up to date on all vaccinations
Heartwom negative and on prevention - or on treatment
You must also do the following to ensure the safety of the dog:
Screen potential adopters
not for experimentation!!!
not for fighting or bait dogs!!!
Ask for an adoption fee
We ask for a $10 donation for this service. You can also bring your dog to our Meet & Greets (as listed on the home page).
And please, don’t “threaten” to take dogs to the pound to get more immediate help. Respect the life you hold in your hands!
Here, Gentlemen, a dog teaches us a lesson in humanity.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
To post a dog, please send a short bio and as many as six (6) 411×308 pixel (or h/w ratio of 1.33) pictures to us. Also include your vet information so we can verify our requirements for posting and make the appropriate donation through Paypal. Thanks!