Pit Bulls Make Great Family Pets

May 15, 2018

Pit bulls are one of the most popular and misunderstood pets in America. And like all dogs, pit bulls are individuals.

When is a Pit Bull not a Pit Bull?

Apr 10, 2018

Dogs labeled as “pit bulls” often aren’t what they appear to be. DNA tests provide insight into their true breed heritage.

The Popularity of Pit Bulls

Feb 20, 2018

Pit bull terriers have been in this country and a popular pet since before the Civil War. Although they are among the most intelligent and popular dogs in America today, pit bull terriers were even more popular in the early 1900s when they were the closest thing the United States had to a national dog.

So You Want to Adopt a Chihuahua

Feb 13, 2018

If you've been thinking about adopting a Chihuahua, here's a few insights into the breed. The Animal Foundation is a great place to find adorable, adoptable Chihuahuas.

Is a Pitbull a Breed?

Jan 16, 2018

Many people are confused about whether a pitbull is a breed or exactly what a “pitbull” is. Pitbulls (or Pit Bulls) are perhaps the most misunderstood and misidentified of all dog breeds and there is a good reason for this – pitbulls aren’t a breed at all!

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The Animal Foundation at 655 N. Mojave Road in Las Vegas is conveniently located off US-95 and Eastern. The Animal Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax deductible in full or in part. Tax ID: 88-0144253. Contact us by phone or email using the contact information found here.

Hours of Operation

Please note that the shelter has undergone temporary scheduling changes as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Adoptions and Lost & Found are by appointment only. The Low-Cost Vet Clinic is partially open. For details, click here.

Adoptions Daily 11am - 7pm
Lost & Found Daily 10am - 7pm
Low-Cost Vaccine Clinic Mon - Fri 10am - 3pm
Spay & Neuter temporarily suspended

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