The Animal Foundation Joins Shelters and Rescue Groups Across Nevada for Maddies' Pet Adoption Days

Apr 26, 2018

The Animal Foundation will offer free adoptions for all dogs and cats at both the shelter and the PetSmart Everyday Adoption Center in Henderson as part of Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Days on April 27 and 28.

The Animal Foundation to Host 15th Annual Best in Show

Apr 16, 2018

VIDEO - Adoptable shelter dogs come together to compete in a variety of categories, but only one will win the title of Best in Show.

The Animal Foundation Makes Working Cats Available for Free to Take Care of Pests

Mar 30, 2018

VIDEO - The Animal Foundation has found a new way to save more cat lives by taking unadoptable cats and turning them into "working cats."

Kids Have Fun Reading to Dogs at The Animal Foundation

Mar 1, 2018

VIDEO - Reading to Dogs program provides a positive environment for elementary school children to read books aloud to dogs at The Animal Foundation in Las Vegas.

The Animal Foundation Receives $100,000 From PetSmart Charities® To Help Fund Campus Completion Project

Jan 19, 2018

This grant is about much more than a building. It’s about the benefits that this new state-of-the-art facility and the programs associated with Mission: Possible 2020 will bring to all the animals The Animal Foundation serves.

The Animal Foundation Breaks Ground on New Campus Construction and Renovation Project

Oct 26, 2017

VIDEO - Groundbreaking ceremony signals start of new construction and shelter renovations at The Animal Foundation’s 8-acre campus in Las Vegas.

The Animal Foundation Officially Breaks Ground on New Construction and Renovations as Part of ‘Mission: Possible 2020’

Oct 26, 2017

The Animal Foundation marked a major milestone in its commitment to save all healthy and treatable animals that enter its care by the end of the year 2020 with a ceremonial groundbreaking event to mark the start of new construction and renovations at its 8-acre campus.

The Animal Foundation Conducts DNA Tests on Dogs to Increase Adoption Appeal

Oct 17, 2017

VIDEO - On October 17, 2017, KTNV Channel 13 in Las Vegas reported how The Animal Foundation recently had the opportunity to conduct DNA testing on 100 shelter dogs, thanks to a generous donation by Best Friends Animal Society.

Grant from PetSmart Charities helps fund adoption center located in the Henderson PetSmart store

Feb 21, 2017

The Animal Foundation will celebrate the grand re-opening of the PetSmart Charities Everyday Adoption Center inside the PetSmart Henderson store. A donation from PetSmart Charities will help finance staffing needs, purchase crucial supplies, and assist with operational costs for the adoption center.

Cox Charities Grants The Animal Foundation $11,000 to Help “Keep Every Person and Pet Together”

Feb 2, 2017

The KEPPT program recognizes the heartbreak of giving up a pet due to circumstances outside the owner’s control and offers support to those in the Las Vegas Valley who have no other alternative than to surrender their companion.

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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 temporarily closed. For details, click here.

Adoptions Daily 11am - 7pm
Lost & Found Daily 10am - 7pm
Low-Cost Vaccine Clinic Mon - Sun 10am - 3pm
Spay & Neuter Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat Make an Appointment

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