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Rehoming Your Pet

We understand that giving up your pet is a difficult decision and appreciate that you want to try and keep your dog or cat out of a shelter. Before you rehome your pet, here are a few options to consider.

Assistance Keeping Your Pet

Do you want to keep your pet but need help? We may be able to help you with resources or assistance for the following:

  • Medical care
  • Behavioral training
  • Temporary housing
  • Other resources such as pet deposits and pet food banks for pet owners experiencing financial difficulties

Send us an email at pass@dallaspetsalive.org with the information on your pet and your needs. We will do our best to respond within 24-48 hours.

Assistance Re-homing Your Pet

Learn about our rehoming program, New Digs.

The organizations below offer assistance and general information on how to find a new home for your pet:

For more information on breed specific rescues and additional re-homing resources to responsibly rehome your pet, please email us at pass@dallaspetsalive.org.

Still Need Help?

Submit a request (for the fastest response) or call 214-444-9372. If calling, please leave a message with your email address, name and phone number. We will do our best to respond within 24-48 hours.