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Get the latest FRAs news and resources for the wellbeing of your pet.

Stay informed about current fundraising events, programs we are involved with, and the needs of the shelter. Also, check out our recommended resources for your pet.

FRAs News

Blaze Pizza Fundraiser & Adoption Event

🕒 Saturday, April 23, 2022, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM CDT 📍 Blaze Pizza Rowlett – 3109 Lakeview Pkwy, Rowlett, TX 75088 Come enjoy some pizza on our dog-friendly patio and support Friends of Rowlett Animals! Meet adoptable dogs, learn how you can get involved, and raise funds for the shelter pets! Blaze...

Easter Pup-A-Palooza

🕒 Saturday, April 9, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM CDT 📍 Scentral Dog Park – 4601 Centennial Dr, Rowlett, TX 75088 We will have a Friends of Rowlett Animals table there to answer any questions you may have about what we do, and how you can become involved by volunteering, helping financially, fostering,...

Come join us on Volunteer Appreciation Evening

🕒 Tuesday, April 19, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT 📍 Garland Animal Shelter Community Room – 1902 State Highway 66, Garland Save the date for Volunteer Appreciation Evening! This will be at the new Garland Animal Shelter community room from 7-9 pm. Dinner will be Chiloso Mexican Bistro. Thank you...

Thrift Sale!

🕒 Saturday, March 26, 2022, 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM CDT 📍 FRAs Center - 3905 Melcer Drive, #504 Mark your calendar for our quarterly Thrift Sale! Bargains to be had on people and pet items!

Resources

Animal Abuse

If you suspect or observe animal abuse, whether it be cats and dogs or even livestock, the first step is to contact local law enforcement.

Animal Investigation and Response 

Vaccinations & Spay/Neuter

Low-Cost Vaccination Clinics – held at the Rowlett Animal Shelter every 3rd Saturday of the month

Cause for Paws 
Rescue the Animals SPCA 
Spay Neuter Network 
Texas Coalition for Animal Protection (TCAP) 

Pet Medical Information
Food Banks & Pantries

Don’t Forget to Feed Me 
Life Messages – Helps low income families with various needs 
North Texas Pet Food Pantry 
Pets of the Homeless

For FRAs Pet Food Pantry, contact us at: Info@friendsofrowlettanimals.org or call 972-591-7387

Lost/Found Pets & New Intakes

Report on lost and found pets. Also, view animals that have been brought into the animal shelter.

City of Rowlett Lost & Found Pets

Rehoming

While we do not have the resources to take your pet in, we can help market your pet on our Facebook page and in the various Pet Portals like PetFinder and Adopt-a-Pet. This is called a Courtesy Post. You would continue to have your pet at home, but the public would be able to review the photos and information while looking for their pawfect pet!

More information

Surrendering Your Pet

While some may feel that there are always options other than taking your pet to a shelter, we know that there are times that you have no other choice.

DFW Humane Society
East Lake Pet Orphanage
Humane Society of Dallas County
Operation Kindness
SPCA of Texas

These resources are not affiliated with FRAs. They can help you with many things, and there are other groups that are not listed here that can help as well.

How you can help

Woman holding a kitten

Foster

Volunteer

Adult Torbie and White DSH cat

Trap, Neuter, Return