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SHELTERS, RESCUES, AND HUMANE SOCIETIES


OPEN ADMISSION SHELTERS & RESCUES
The following area rescues and shelters are generally available to take in any domestic pet. Please check with each of them to find out if they are able to rehome or find adoptive homes. 

APA (Animal Protective Association of MO) 
Humane Society of MO Headquarters 
St. Louis County Department of Health, Animal Care & Control 
St. Charles County Pet Adoption Services 



ST. LOUIS AREA LIMITED-ADMISSION (aka NO-KILL) SHELTERS & RESCUES
The following local rescues and shelters are generally limited by available space and may have a specific mission but, to the best of our knowledge, they do not euthanize pets for space. Please check with each of them to find out if they are able to assist you with the pet you are seeking to help.

Open Door Animal Sanctuary 
All About Paws Rescue
Alton Area Animal Aid Association 
Animal House 
Animal Welfare Association 
Heartland Humane Society 
Stray Rescue 
Five Acres Animal Shelter
Felines Forever 
Mutts-N-Stuff 
St. Louis Pet Rescue 
Country Acres Rescue
Coalition for Animal Rescue & Education 
The Cat Network 
4 Paws 4 Rescue
 




METRO EAST RESOURCES
The following rescues and shelters generally help in East St. Louis, Illinois, and surrounding areas. Please check with each of them to find out if they are able to assist you with the pet you are seeking to help.

Gateway Pet Guardians
Belleville Area Humane Society
Community Animal Resource, Education and Safety, Inc. (CARES)
 

Humane Society of MO 
Humane Society of Monroe County 
Partners for Pets Humane Society
 



DOG-FOCUSED ORGANIZATIONS
As a cat rescue, we are only able to help with cats but we love dogs and realize our cat-loving friends help dogs and other pets, as well. The following rescues and shelters generally help with dogs. Please check with each of them to find out if they are able to assist you with the pet you are seeking to help or if they may be able to offer more canine and breed-specific resources. 

Canines in Crisis 
St. Louis Senior Dog Project 
Mostly Mutts 
Come Bye Border Collie Rescue 
Love A Golden Rescue 
Pet's Second Chance