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Help heal the hearts of heartworm positive dogs.

Categories: Ways to help ADL

At the Animal Defense League of Texas, we have seen a dramatic increase in heartworm positive homeless dogs. Medication alone can cost $200 - $600, depending on the size of the dog. If you would like to help, please consider making a donation today. Your donation will go directly towards the treatment needed to heal their hearts. Make a Donation or text Valentine to 91999

Give Love, Save them All Adoption Event: Feb. 3rd – 5th & 10th -12th

Categories: Adoption Event

We’ve partnered with Best Friends Animal Society to help you GIVE LOVE and SAVE THEM ALL! This weekend from Feb. 3rd – 5th & 10th -12th, select pets that are over 40 lbs. or over 4 years old will have a $14 adoption fee! You can find your furry new friend at both locations: Animal Defense League of Texas (Main Campus) 11300 Nacogdoches Rd. San Antonio Texas 78217 Open daily: 11:00 am to 7:00 pm Paul Jolly Center for Pet…

Bradie is our undercat of the week

Undercat of the Week – Bradie

Categories: Pet Spotlight

Meet Bradie! Bradie is one of the current residents of our hospital and our “Undercat of the week"! Bradie came into our facility in October after being hit by a car. We instantly knew she was in a lot of pain. Our veterinarian immediately worked on getting her stabilized to determine what exactly had been injured. X-rays were taken, and we discovered Bradie had been hit so badly that her abdominal wall was no longer intact. Her organs had been…

Paul Jolly Center for Pet Adoptions – community open house

Categories: Community Events

Join us for the open house of the Paul Jolly Center for Pet Adoptions! Saturday, January 28th 11 am - 1 pm 210 Tuleta Dr. San Antonio, TX 78212 We’re new in the neighborhood and we want to get to know you. So, stop by and let us show you: Wonderful companion animals available for adoption. Through January 27th - 29th, we are offering half-price adoption fees for pets four months or older. Volunteer opportunities for you or your organization…

North Park Subaru Pet Star of the Week – 1 Year Anniversary

Categories: Animal Defense League Blogs

It's the one year anniversary since we started featuring our weekly North Park Subaru Pet Stars! We are so thankful to have the opportunity to have such a wonderful partner like North Park Subaru. As many of you already know, every week they allow us to bring in one of our ADL dogs to have their photo taken in one of their Subaru vehicles. We take these photos and share them on our social media accounts. They also sponsor every…

Thanksgiving Day Pet Tips

Categories: Pet Tips

Bones can be hazardous to your pet! Yes, dog bones are common treats seen in pet stores. However, that doesn't mean it's safe to give your pets just ANY bone. Those left over bones, especially cooked ones, can be extremely hazardous to your pets! Bones can become brittle, splinter, and pose a choking hazard to your furry loved one. They can possibly get stuck in their stomach's too! Bone fragments can interfere with their bowel movements, cause constipation or even…

Halloween Safety Pet Tips

Categories: Pet Tips

Watch the treat bowl! Candies, baked goods, and human food can be very toxic to pets. Especially chocolate and xylitol which are common ingredients in many candies. Keep all treats in a spot where your pet can’t reach. Be careful with costumes. Not all pets enjoy wearing a costume. Make sure your pet is comfortable and watch for signs of anxiety. They should have no obstructions blocking their sight, no dangling objects they can swallow, make sure they can easily…

Fosters Needed

Categories: Foster

Our foster department urgently needs foster volunteers for these furbabies! We have several litters of puppies and a mama cat with kittens that need foster care. All puppies are eating on their own. We’d like to have them placed into foster homes by the end of today. As always, ADL provides all needed supplies and medical care for our fosters. If you or someone you know is interested in fostering, please contact us by emailing or call us at…