Fort Bend County Animal Shelter

Find Fort Bend County Texas animal shelters, puppy dog and cat shelters, pet adoption centers, dog pounds, and humane societies. Animal shelters provide information on adopting dogs, cats, and pets, animal care and rescue, and animal control.


Fort Bend County Animal Control 1210 Blume Road Rosenberg TX 77471 281-342-1512


Missouri City Animal Control 1923 Scanlin Road Missouri TX 77489 281-403-8707

Reptile and Small Animal Rescue of Texas 806 Hyacinth Place Missouri TX 77459 281-261-2645

Sugar Land Animal Control 101 Gillingham Lane Sugar Land TX 77478 281-275-2842

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What is an Animal Shelter?

Household animals that no longer have homes are often brought to animal shelters. Animal shelters are safe places to bring animals that are abandoned or lost. Many shelters will also take in animals that are sick or injured. In some areas of the U.S., humane societies will also provide shelter for animals. Shelters often serve as pet adoption centers. Animal shelters are also open to household pets taken from owners who can no longer care for them, those who have mistreated them, or those who have violated animal welfare laws.

Shelters provide animal care, rescue, and animal control. They assist with adopting dogs, cats, and other pets. They also may offer services like spaying or neutering. Shelters may offer adoption. Local and county governments fund some dog pounds and animal shelters, while volunteers and donations provide further support.