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    The City of Houston operates BARC, an animal shelter, pet placement, education, and enforcement service organization with the goals to provide humane animal care and protect public health and safety.

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    Houston Humane Society

    Adopt your new best friend at Houston Humane Society. Are you looking for dogs, cats, farm animals or small mammals like birds, hamsters, rats, guinea pigs, or reptiles? They will help you find what's best to fit your lifestyle. They provide a variety of other services including animal-related crime investigations, a spay/neuter and wellness clinic, and a pet pantry.

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    Houston SPCA

    Our local SPCA is one of the nation's leaders in animal cruelty investigations and rescue, including farm animals and exotics. The organization provides a range of serivces including pet adoptions.

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    Rescued Pets Movement (RPM)

    RPM is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides a second chance for thousands of homeless dogs and cats through rehabilitation and transport to forever homes in communities throughout the United States and Canada that have a demand for adoptable pets.

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    Lost or Found Pets 

    Several websites, such as NextDoor, Facebook neighborhood groups, and others, are helpful places to post lost or found pet notices. Also many area veteranarian offices will post notices or check to see if found pets are chipped.

    Please help keep your pet safe by keeping them on a leash with a collar and I.D. tags, and have them microchipped and licensed.