Westmoreland County Animal Shelter

Find Westmoreland County Pennsylvania 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.


Action For Animals Humane Society 386 Highway 217 Latrobe PA 15650 724-539-2544


Animal Angels 419 Three Mile Hill Mount Pleasant PA 15666 724-542-9242

Animal Protectors of Allegheny Valley 533 Linden Avenue New Kensington PA 15068 724-339-7388

Greenview Acre Rescue 1108 Claypike Road Acme PA 15610 412-423-7272

Humane Society of Westmoreland County State Highway 66 Turnpike Greensburg PA 15601 724-837-3779

Pet Adoption League 150 Spring Street Yukon PA 15698 724-722-3670

Piggie Lovers, Inc. 2626 Raymond Avenue Latrobe PA 15650 724-539-6682

Youngwood Animal Control 216 Depot Street Youngwood PA 15697 724-925-2555

About Westmoreland County Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters in Westmoreland County, PA are responsible for providing temporary care, housing and adoption services for unwanted, owner-relinquished, and lost pets including cats and dogs. Shelters provide a variety of services that promote the humane treatment of animals in Westmoreland County.

Interested parties may contact Animal Shelters for questions about:
  • Lost dogs and cats in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania
  • Fostering dogs and cats
  • Westmoreland County pet adoption fees
  • Spaying and neutering pets
  • Pennsylvania animal control and welfare
Finding Lost Cats & Dogs

If you have lost your pet cat or dog in or near Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania then you should contact the Westmoreland County Animal Shelter. Your missing pet may have been located and taken to the shelter. Even if your dog or cat has not been recovered by the shelter, you may be able to file a report so that if the shelter finds your pet they will be able to contact you for recovery. Pets available for adoption through the Westmoreland County Animal Shelter may be held for a set period of time in order to give owners an opportunity to claim and retrieve their lost pets so it is best to contact the Westmoreland County shelter directly regarding policies.

Westmoreland County Cat & Dog Adoptions

Promoting the adoption of pet cats and dogs is a key component of the Westmoreland County Shelter operations, however, the shelter may only take in either dogs or cats, so it is best to contact the shelter prior to visiting. The local animal shelter may offer educational programs on pet ownership, spay and neuter services, and preventive health services such as vaccinations in order to support its efforts to find permanent homes for lost pets. Westmoreland County Animal Shelters may charge fees for adoption and other services so it is best to contact them directly regarding policies.

Westmoreland County Animal Control

Westmoreland County Animal Shelters may also be operated as part of the county or local government animal control agency. Westmoreland County Animal Control Departments also undertake a range of activities related to animal control enforcement, including impounding stray animals, investigating animal cruelty, enforcing licensing laws, ensuring animal welfare, and rescuing trapped animals. Animals housed by animal control agencies are usually made available for adoption unless they are determined to be too aggressive, injured, or sick.