Texas Rescue Groups: Purebred Dogs

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Afghan Hound
Afghan Hound Club of Greater Houston

Airedale Terrier
Texas Airedale Rescue Team

Lone Star Akita Club
Central Texas Akita & German Shepherd Rescue

Alaskan Malamute
Texas Alaskan Malamute Rescue Association
Texas Volunteers for Alaskan Malamute Rescue

American Bulldog
Lone Star Bulldog Rescue
American Bulldog Rescue
Texas American Bull Dog

American Fox Terrier
American Fox Terrier Rescue

American Eskimo Dog
Houston Eskie Rescue
New Leash on Life: American Eskimo Dog Rescue, Inc. (Somerset, TX)
Eskie Rescuers United: American Eskimo Dog Rescue, Inc.
Pure Joy American Eskimo Rescue

Anatolian Shepherd
Anatolian Shepard Rescue Network

Australian Shepherd (Aussie)
Second Time Around Aussie Rescue
Aussie Rescue & Placement Inc.
South Texas Aussie Rescue
Mini Aussie Rescue & Support

Basenji Rescue & Transport (Garland, TX)

Basset Hound
North Texas Basset Hound Rescue
Basset Buddies Rescue of Texas
Helping Hands Basset Rescue (Austin, TX)

Lone Star Beagle Rescue DFW
Houston Beagle and Hound Rescue

Bernese Mountain Dog
Lone Star Bernese Mountain Dog Rescue

Bichon Frise
Small Paws Rescue (Tulsa, OK but works with folks in DFW)

Tri-State Bloodhound Rescue (serves Texas)

Border Collie
Ruff Mutt Border Collie Rescue (Garland, TX)
Houston Collie Rescue
Border Collie Rescue/Texas

Boston Terrier
American Boston Terrier Rescue (Gainesville, TX)
North Texas Boston Terrier Club, Inc.
Boston Terrier Rescue of Greater Houston, Inc.

NorCal Boxer Rescue (North Texas)
Legacy Boxer Rescue
Austin Boxer Rescue
Austin Boxer Rescue – Alamo Chapter
Lone Star Boxer Rescue
San Antonio Boxer Rescue
Centex Boxer Rescue

BullDog Rescues
Lone Star Bulldog Club Rescue
San Antonio Bulldog Rescue

Bull Terrier
Bull Terrier Club of Dallas
Texas Bull Terrier

Cane Corso
Texas Cane Corso Rescue
Cane Corso Rescue

Cairn Terrier
Col. Potter Cairn Rescue Network

Catahoula Leopard Dog
Catahoula Rescue Inc.

Texas Little Cuties Rescue (Plano, TX)
Chihuahua Rescue & Transport

Chinese Crested
Chinese Crested Rescue of Dallas

Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Chesapeake Bay Retriever Relief and Rescue

Chow Chow
West Texas Chow Chow Rescue

Cocker Spaniel
DFW Cocker Spaniel Rescue
Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin/San Antonio
Cocker Spaniel Rescue of East Texas
Gulf Cost Cocker Spaniel Rescue

DFW Collie Rescue
Freedom Collie Rescue – Surgarland, TX

Corgi (Pembroke Welsh Corgi)
North Texas Corgi Rescue
Corgis & Critters NET Rescue

Dallas-Ft. Worth Dachshund Rescue Foundation
Dachshund Lovers of Texas
Central Texas Dachshund Rescue
All Texas Dachshund Rescue
Long on Love Dachshund Rescue
Dachshund Rescue of Houston
Dixons Dachshund Rescue
Diamond Dachshund Rescue of Texas
Coast to Coast Dachshund Rescue Northeast Texas
Texas Tail Waggle Dachshund Rescue & Sanctuary
Dusty Puddles Dachshund Rescue

Dalmatian Rescue of North Texas
Second Chance Dalmatian Rescue

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Rescue of North Texas
Dobie Haven, Inc.
Doberman Rescue Group, Inc.
San Antonio Doberman Rescue

English Bulldog
Austin Bully Butt Rescue
Chunky Trunks English & French Bulldog

English Setter & English Springer Spaniel
English Springer Rescue of America (TX/OK Region)

French Bulldog
Chunky Trunks English & French Bulldog
French Bulldog Rescue Network
French Bulldog Connection Rescue

German Shepherd
Austin German Shepherd Rescue (AGSDR)
Good Shepherd Rescue of North Texas
Camp Wolfgang German Shepherd Rescue (Note that they also have akitas, malamutes, and other large-breed dogs.)
German Shepherd Rescue of Central Texas
Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue
Greater Houston German Shepherd Dog Rescue (GHGSDR)
Central Texas Akita & German Shepherd Rescue
German Shepherd Rescue of Austin to Houston
North Texas German Shepherd Rescue , Inc.
Echo Dogs White Shepherd Rescue

Golden Retrievers
DFW Metro Golden Retriever Rescue
Retrieve a Golden of Texas
Gold Ribbon Rescue
Golden Retriever Rescue of North Texas, Inc.
Golden Beginnings Golden Retriever Rescue, Inc.
Golden Retriever Rescue of Houston

Great Dane
Great Dane Rescue of North Texas
Rott N’ Dane Rescue
Great Dane Rescue of El Paso
Paws of Austin (Great Dane Rescue)
San Antonio Great Dane Rescue (SAGDR)
Great Dane Angel Network (D.A.N.E.)
Corgidane Rescue
Do Over Danes

Great Pyrenees
SPIN: Saving Pyrs in Need
Lonestar Pyrs & Paws
Texas Great Pyrenees Rescue Inc.
Great Pyrenees Rescue Society

GALT: Greyhound Adoption League of Texas
Greyhounds Unlimited
Greyhound Pets of America North Texas
Greyhound Pets of America – Central Texas
Greyhound Pets of America – Central Texas – Facebook
Greyhound Pets of America Houston
FastK9′s Greyhound Adoption, Inc.
Heart of Texas Greyhound Adoption, Inc.
Texas Greyhound Adoption Program (TGAP)

Italian Greyhound
Texas Italian Greyhound

Gordon Setter
Gordon Setter Rescue of Texas

Texas Husky Rescue
Adopt a Husky of Dallas
Husky Haven
Siberian Husky Rescue of Central Texas

Irish Setter
Irish Setter Rescue of North Texas
Irish Setter Club of Houston, Inc.

Irish Wolfhound
North Texas Irish Wolfhound Club

Jack Russell Terrier
Russell Rescue of Texas

Japanese Chin
Luv-a-Chin Rescue

Tri-State Keeshond Rescue (TX, OK, LA)

Labrador Retriever (black lab, yellow lab, chocolate lab, etc.)
DFW Lab Rescue
Labrador Retriever Rescue of North Texas
Lone Star Lab Rescue
Heart of Texas Lab Rescue
Texas Labrador Retriever Rescue, Inc.
Houston Labrador Retriever Rescue

Lhasa Apso
Tzu Zoo Rescue
For the Love of a Lhasa
Lone Star Shih Tzu & Lhasa Apso Rescue

Maltese Rescue: South Central Region
Lil Paws Maltese Rescue
American Maltese Association

Mooch’s Mastiff Rescue

Miniature Pinscher
Miniature Pinscher Rescue [MPR]
Lone Star Miniature Pinscher Rescue
Internet Miniature Pinscher Service
Southern Star MinPin Rescue, Inc.

Old English Sheepdog
Old English Sheepdog Rescue, Inc.

Petite Paws Pet Advocates
Houston Pekingese Rescue

Texas Pitbull Rescue
Pit Bull Rescue of Texas
Brooklyn’s Home for Unwanted Bullies
National List of Pit Bull Rescues by State
Pit Bull Rescue Central
Placing a Pit Bull for Adoption – a good read!

Pointer Rescues
German Shorthaired Pointer Rescue of North Texas
Pointer Rescue Southwest

Recycled Poms and Schipperkes
Taz’s Pom Rescue
Second Chance Poms, Inc.

Poodle Rescue of North Texas
Poodle Rescue of Houston
The Poodle Patch & Friends

Austin Pug Rescue
DFW Pug Rescue
PugHearts – The Houston Pug Rescue
San Antonio Pug Rescue

Rhodesian Ridgeback
Texas Independent Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue

Southern States Rescued Rottweilers
Rotts Across Texas Rescue
Katy’s Promise Rottweiler Rescue
Rott N’ Dane Rescue
Last Chance Rottweiler & Small AnimalRescue

North Texas Samoyed Rescue, Inc.

North American Shar-Pei Rescue

St. Bernard
St. Cloud’s Rescue
St. Bernard Rescue Foundation (Texas Chapter)

Recycled Poms & Schipperkes

Scottish Terrier (Scottie)
Scottie Kingdom Rescue
San Antonio Scottie & Westie Rescue </ a>


Miniature Schnauzer Rescue of North Texas
Miniature Schnauzer Rescue of Houston

Shetland Sheepdog (Sheltie)
Dallas/Ft. Worth Sheltie Rescue
Austin Sheltie Rescue, Inc.
Sheltie Rescue
Houston Sheltie Sanctuary

Shiba Inu
rescue.html Shiba Inu Rescue of Texas

Shih Tzu
Tzu Zoo Rescue
STARS of Texas Shih Tzu Rescue
DFW Tzus & More Rescue
Lone Star Shih Tzu & Lhasa Apso Rescue

Siberian Husky
Adopt a Husky of Dallas
Howling Hill Siberian Rescue
Husky Haven, Inc.

Weimaraner Rescue of North Texas

West Highland Terrier (Westie)
Westie Rescue (Includes West Highland Terrier, Cairns, Scotties, Terrier

West Rescue of North Texas
Westie Rescue – Houston Area
San Antonio Scottie & Westie Rescue </ a>


Yorkshire Terrier (Yorkie)
United Yorkie Rescue
Yorkie & Small Dog Rescue
Yorkie Haven Rescue Group, Inc.