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

Stay informed with current fundraising events, programs we are involved with, and the needs of the shelter.

FRAs News

ONE HOPE Wine Fundraiser

🕒 Until Saturday, February 5, 2022 📍 Online Fundraiser Like wine? Want to help the shelter pets? Shop our fundraiser!! FRAs will receive 10% of your purchase price. There is also an event group, and the wine rep will be on hand to answer your questions, talk about the different wines, and so much...

Affordable Spay Neuter & Shots – December 15

Affordable Spay Neuter & ShotsEsterilización y vacunas a bajo costo December 15Spay/Neuter Network surgery transport service check-in: 7am | return: 4:30pmFRAs Center3905 Melcer St. 504, Rowlett, TX 75088Affordable spay, neuter and vaccination package by appointment.Cirugias de esterilización...

Get a quote and Liberty Mutual will donate to FRAs!

Looking for an easy way to help FRAs? Get a home or auto insurance quote! **You do not need to purchase a policy, just get a quote!** For each quote, Liberty Mutual will donate $5 to us. So if you do both home and auto, that’s $10 to FRAs! In order for us to receive the donations, you MUST contact...

Adoptions at Covington’s

🕒 Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM CST 📍 Covington’s Nursery – 5518 President George Bush Hwy, Rowlett, Texas 75089 Join us at Covington's Christmas Celebration and find your new best friend! We will have adoptable dogs from the Rowlett and Garland shelters for you to meet....

New Volunteer Opportunity Board

Curious about all the programs and volunteer roles FRAs offers? We have many roles that you might not be aware of, but are essential to keeping with FRAs' mission in the community. Please check out our new Opportunity Board; as well as MyImpact and emails for new opportunities.


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 
Garland Pawsibilities
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 



DFW’s FurGotten Friends 
East Dallas Pet Rescue 


Feral Friends (for help with feral colonies) 

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


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



Adult Torbie and White DSH cat

Trap, Neuter, Return