The City shelters are full of wonderful pets waiting for a home.


See pets currently available for adoption. 


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City of Albuquerque Animal Care Services

Find lost/adoptable pets, read City ordinances (including information about the HEART ordinance), find out about the Lucky Paws adoption centers, and more. 

ABQ Dog - Information for the Albuquerque Dog

A complete source of events, news and information for dogs in Albuquerque.

Animal Protection of New Mexico

APNM is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, whose mission is to advocate for the rights of animals by effecting systemic change, resulting in the humane treatment of all animals.

Animal Protection Voters of New Mexico

APVNM is a social welfare organization, whose mission is to pass laws that better protect animals and reduce animal suffering.

Animal Humane Association of New Mexico

Dedicated to improving the lives of companion animals through sheltering, adoption, community education, and programs that reduce pet overpopulation. AHA also offers a full-service, low income veterinary clinic with deeply discounted fees for all veterinary services, including spay/neuter surgeries.


Bro and Tracy Animal Welfare

Featuring Joyce Fay pet photography, pet photography tips, information about breed rescue groups, adoptable dogs, and "all things Bro and Tracy." 


A non-profit rescue group, EnchantMutts is comprised of volunteers who foster animals until they find their permanent homes. Many have come from shelters where they would have been doomed to euthanasia.

Golden Retriever Rescue

A New Mexico based rescue organization specializing in Golden Retrievers. 

Lodestar Lab Rescue

A New Mexico based Labrador Retriever Rescue Organization specializing in adult Labs.


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