Information about Animal Welfare.
Albuquerque's lost and adoptable pets are our highest priority.
We are honored to help with pet-care needs and questions.
Adopt a Pet
Adopting a pet is a wonderful experience.
Many rescue and specialty groups throughout the state help our animals to find forever homes.
Sometimes animals can get noisy and it can be a distraction.
Volunteer at a Shelter
Feel great and help shelter animals through volunteering.
Peanut butter and yogurt are always in need. Find out what items are needed at our shelters.
Fostering a Pet
Fostering a pet is a wonderful experience.
Lucky Paws - Mobile Lucky Paws
Lucky Paws is the first municipal retail pet adoption center in Albuquerque.
Developing a caring and loving relationship with your new pet paves the way for a trusting, successful companionship.
A loyal companion, Frieda is ready for your home.
Save the Date
Specials are being offered by Animal Welfare and PetSmart Charities®
Help Albuquerque's shelter pet by becoming a foster caregiver.
Training sheltered Pit Bulls basic skills.
Some helpful tips to keep your pets warm this winter.
Be extra careful with pets during hot temperature months.
Free shawl (serape) to every adopter who adopts a dog or cat who is 9 years of age or older.
The proceeds will go to Albuquerque Kennel Kompadres to help support the spaying or neutering of Albuquerque pets.
Spay & Neuter Your Pet at Animal Welfare
You can help Kennel Kompadres help the animals of Albuquerque.