Rescue Your Next Pet.
Search Lost and Found Pets
Lost and stray pets picked up by City of Las Vegas, City of North Las Vegas, or Clark County Animal Protection Services are brought to The Animal Foundation’s Lied Animal Shelter.Learn More
We Need Kitten Fosters
With kitten season just around the corner, we are in need of fosters! Sign up today and help us save the tiniest furballs in our community!Learn More
Who We Are
The Animal Foundation, founded in 1978, is one of the highest volume single-site animal shelters in America. Our mission is to save all healthy and treatable animals in the Las Vegas Valley. Last year we saved over 15,500 lost, homeless, and often mistreated animals.
Our 2022 Work By the Numbers
Much like a public hospital, as an open-admission shelter, The Animal Foundation takes in every animal who comes to us in need, no matter how sick or injured.
Pets Returned to Owners
Pets transferred to Paw Partners
Number of Microchips Implemented
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The 20th Annual Best in Show
April 30, 2023 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join us for Las Vegas' premier dog show and silent auction benefiting the Valley's lost and abandoned animals. Twenty-five shelter dogs from The Animal Foundation will strut their stuff on the red carpet and compete to be named top dog.
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