Albuquerque's lost and adoptable pets are our highest priority.
We are honored to help with pet-care needs and questions.
Spaying & Neutering
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.
Adopt local shelter pets.
Declawing facts and long term effects
April 12-18 Honors Animal Control Officers
Before surrendering a pet to Animal Welfare, please consider all available options.
Get step-by-step video behavior tips for your pet.