Diverse family posing with newly adopted dog.

General Adoption Information

Thank you for choosing to adopt a pet at League City Animal Care! 

We are open for Pet Adoptions Tuesday-Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday- Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. We are closed on Sundays and Mondays. Please note that animal adoptions are completed on a first come, first served basis.

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  1. How to Adopt A Pet

Is the pet you are interested in at our shelter?

  • Step 1 - Visit the Shelter

    Start the process by visiting League City Animal Care to meet your potential new furry family member in person! Be prepared to spend some time with the pets in our care. We want to ensure we are helping you make a great match!
  • Step 2 - Complete the Survey

    Once you have decided which pet will be a great fit for your family, we'll have you complete a simple Adoption Survey onsite.
  • Step 3 - Complete Your Adoption

    Staff will review your survey and provide you with any information you may need about your new furry friend. 
  • Step 4 - Pay Your Adoption Fee

    We now only accept credit/debit cards for adoption fee payments. You will complete your adoption right from your phone with a secure Mobile Checkout! (View adoption fees and promotions.)
  • Step 5 - Bring Home Your New Pet

    Head home with your new best friend! We strongly recommend bringing your own travel carrier or kennel and/or a leash for your new pet. We may be able to provide a cardboard carrier for cats and a leash for dogs when available.
  • Have questions?

    Check out the "What to expect" section below, then email us at if your question was not answered there!

Is the pet you are interested in currently in a Foster Home or at an Offsite Adoption location?

  • Step 1 - Send an email:

    Email with the name and animal ID of the pet you are interested in.
  • Step 2 - Learn more:

    We will connect you with the foster caregiver through email so that you can learn more about the pet's personality! Please allow at least 48 hours for the foster caregiver to reach out.
  • Step 3 - Complete your adoption:

    Found your purrfect match? The foster caregiver will provide next steps and notify us that you are moving forward with the adoption. Please plan to come to League City Animal Care to complete the adoption process once approved(View adoption fees and promotions.)
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  1. Adoption Fees