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Stay informed about current fundraising events, programs we are involved with, and the needs of the shelter. Also, check out our recommended resources for your pet.

FRAs News

Give Early for North Texas Giving Day 2022

🕒 Thursday, September 22  📍 Online event Friends of Rowlett Animals invites you to join us for North Texas Giving Day! Your gift matters! Everyone can be a philanthropist on NTX Giving Day! No matter the size of the gift, your role as a giver increases the capacity of nonprofits, like FRAs, so we...

Affordable Spay/Neuter – August 16

Affordable Spay/NeuterEsterilización a bajo costo August 16Spay/Neuter Network surgery transport serviceCheck-in: 7am | Return: 4:30pmFRAs Center3905 Melcer St. 504, Rowlett, TX 75088Affordable spay, neuter and vaccination package by appointment.Cirugias de esterilización y vacunas a bajo costo,...

Pooch Plunge 2022

🕒 Sunday, August 14, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM 📍 Rowlett Wet Zone – 5304 Main Street, Rowlett, TX 75088 Celebrate the “Dog Days” of summer by enjoying an afternoon at the pool with your pup at Friends of Rowlett Animals’ annual Pooch Plunge! Proceeds made at Pooch Plunge go to Friends of Rowlett Animals...

Affordable Spay/neuter – July 19

Affordable Spay NeuterEsterilización y vacunas a bajo costo July 19Spay/Neuter Network surgery transport serviceCheck-in: 7am | Return: 4:30pmFRAs Center3905 Melcer St. 504, Rowlett, TX 75088Affordable spay, neuter and vaccination package by appointment.Cirugias de esterilización y vacunas a bajo...

The Shelter is Full and Dog Fosters are Needed!

We are looking for short-term fosters for some dogs which have been tagged for transport to Wisconsin on August 2nd. That will free up a kennel which will save another dog since the shelter is full. To become a foster and save a life, go to frastx.org/foster and fill out the form. We will match...

Resources

Animal Abuse

If you suspect or observe animal abuse, whether it be cats and dogs or even livestock, the first step is to contact local law enforcement.

Animal Investigation and Response 

Vaccinations & Spay/Neuter

Low-Cost Vaccination Clinics – held at the Rowlett Animal Shelter every 3rd Saturday of the month

Cause for Paws 
Rescue the Animals SPCA 
Spay Neuter Network 
Texas Coalition for Animal Protection (TCAP) 

Pet Medical Information
Food Banks & Pantries

Don’t Forget to Feed Me 
Life Messages – Helps low income families with various needs 
North Texas Pet Food Pantry 
Pets of the Homeless

For FRAs Pet Food Pantry, contact us at: Info@friendsofrowlettanimals.org or call 972-591-7387

Lost/Found Pets & New Intakes

Report on lost and found pets. Also, view animals that have been brought into the animal shelter.

City of Rowlett Lost & Found Pets

Rehoming

While we do not have the resources to take your pet in, we can help market your pet on our Facebook page and in the various Pet Portals like PetFinder and Adopt-a-Pet. This is called a Courtesy Post. You would continue to have your pet at home, but the public would be able to review the photos and information while looking for their pawfect pet!

More information

Surrendering Your Pet

While some may feel that there are always options other than taking your pet to a shelter, we know that there are times that you have no other choice.

DFW Humane Society
East Lake Pet Orphanage
Humane Society of Dallas County
Operation Kindness
SPCA of Texas

These resources are not affiliated with FRAs. They can help you with many things, and there are other groups that are not listed here that can help as well.

How you can help

Woman holding a kitten

Foster

Volunteer

Adult Torbie and White DSH cat

Trap, Neuter, Return