Why donate to the Animal Defense League of Texas?
Your donation to the Animal Defense League of Texas will immediately impact abandoned, abused, or neglected dogs and cats by providing needed medical care, food, shelter, and safety. With a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, you can donate confidently, knowing we use every dollar responsibly. As San Antonio’s oldest and largest no-kill shelter, we continue to lead the city toward its live-release goals. So please, help us save more homeless pets by donating today!
All donations are tax deductible and our 501c3 Letter, ADL W-9 form, are available for download. To request a copy of ADL’s 990, please send your request to Mike Bennett, ADL Interim Chief Executive Officer.
The Animal Defense League of Texas will never share or sell a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations.
Ways to give
Sponsor a pet
Enjoy a wonderful connection with our pets through ADL’s Sponsorship Program! Your donation will go towards the care of your chosen sponsored pet.
Sponsor a pet today!
Tributes & Bequests
There are numerous ways in which tributes and bequests can benefit the animals at ADL. Make a donation in honor of a loved one or make a bequest.
Learn more about tributes & bequests.
Fundraising & Events
Have a great idea for a fundraising event that supports the pets at ADL? We would love to hear from you, so please contact us with your idea.
Donation Station Needs
We have two donation stations! One in our Adoption Center parking lot of our Nacogdoches Campus and another inside the Paul Jolly Campus. Open daily from 11am-7pm.
Check out our wish list.
Shop from our Amazon Wishlist and your donations will be shipped directly to our shelter!
Did you know you can also donate more to ADL by using Amazon Smile?
Simply choose the Animal Defense League of Texas as your receiving charity at smile.amazon.com and a portion of your purchases will be donated to ADL. Support ADL pets while you shop! Free to sign up, and no pricing difference in products.
View our Amazon.com Wish List.
Chewy Gives Back
Shop our chewy.com Wishlist to directly donate to the pets at ADL!
View our Chewy Wish List.
eBay for Charity
Increase Sales by supporting ADL! Donate 10% or more and your item will feature an attention-grabbing charity ribbon. Plus, you reduce your seller fees and enjoy tax savings!
View our Charity Shop.