Animal Welfare Resources and Links


220 Leisure Lane
Dallas, NC   28034
(704) 922-8677 or (704) 922-8678

To View shelter Pets visit:

Facebook:               Gaston County NC: Available Pets in Animal Control

Animal League of Gaston County:  704/868.4673

425 West Franklin Blvd.
Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 868-4673

Puppy Mill Tip Line:  1.877.645.5847

(created by Humane Society of The United States)  Your name and personal information will be held confidential.

Carolina Pet Adoption:

Friends of Feral Feline:     (704) 348-1578

Humane Society of Charlotte:     704.377.0534

Kitty City:     (704) 795-5219


Tri-County Animal Rescue:     (704) 263-2444

Alley Cat Allies:     National Cat Help Desk 1-866-271-5534 or visit

Dogfighting Tip Line:     877-TIP-HSUS

The Humane Society of the United States will pay you $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a dogfighter. Your identity will be protected.


AFGHAN HOUND:     National Afghan Hound Rescue

AIREDALE:     Airedale Rescue Group

AKITA:     Akita Rescue Society of Florida

ALASKAN MALAMUTE:     Alaskan Malamute Rescue of NC

ALL BREED CAT:     Feral Cat Assistance Program

Humane Society of Charlotte

Maine Coon Adoption and Rescue

Operation C.A.R.E.

Purebred Cat Breed Rescue

Siamese Rescue of VA


ENGLISH SPRINGER SPANIEL:  English Springer Rescue America

FERRET:  Ferret Guardian Rescue Haven

FOX TERRIER:  American Fox Terrier Rescue

GERMAN SHEPHERD:  German Shepherd Rescue & Adoption

New Beginnings Shepherd Rescue

Sixth Angel Shepherd