The Humane Society of Austin & Travis County, founded in 1952, is dedicated to re-homing orphaned animals, promoting the human-animal bond, educating children and adults about responsible pet ownership and preventing pet overpopulation. The Humane Society has been caring for animals for over fifty years and operates one of the most progressive animal shelters in Texas. Additionally, the state of the art shelter hosts renowned education and training programs that have gained national recognition. These programs, along with the exemplary Pet Adoption Center, have been emulated by animal-care organizations across the country. In 2003, over 2,800 animals were placed into new homes.
Address: 124 West Anderson Lane
Austin, TX 78752