10 Summer Safety Tips for Pets

Jul 10, 2018

Our 10 summer safety tips for dogs and cats are a must-read to protect your pet from heat stroke and other dangers from excessive sun and heat exposure.

10 Questions to Ask Before You Adopt a Pet

Jun 26, 2018

Thinking about adopting a pet? Ask yourself these 10 questions before you adopt a pet.

Caring for Pit Bulls

Jun 12, 2018

Caring for pit bulls is much the same as caring for any breed or type of dog, but there are a few health issues that are common with bully breeds.

10 Signs of Heatstroke in Dogs

Jun 5, 2018

Heatstroke in dogs is a real and serious danger, especially in places like Las Vegas. Know the signs of heatstroke in dogs and what to do.

8 Tips to Prevent Parvovirus in Your Dog or Puppy

May 29, 2018

Learn how to prevent parvovirus, a highly contagious viral disease that can produce life-threatening illness in puppies and dogs.

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.

How to Get Involved in Dog Sports

Apr 3, 2018

Read these tips on how to get involved in dog sports as well as information on the most popular dog sports.

10 Tips for Successful Dog Introductions

Mar 27, 2018

When introducing dogs to each other for the first time, there’s a great deal at stake. Since initial encounters between dogs can set the tone for their entire relationship, it’s important to set everyone up for success.

Pit Bulls as Therapy Dogs

Mar 20, 2018

People may not think of pit bull terriers as therapy dogs, but in reality, just like many other types of dogs, pit bull terriers can make great therapy dogs. Learn more about several high profile pit bull terrier therapy dogs.

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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 open by appointment. For details, click here.

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

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