Rescue Animals

Information for Animal Rescue Organizations

Animal Rescue groups interested in pulling animals from our shelter must be pre-approved and agree to abide by the requirements outlined in the CountyPets RescueMe Guide.

For approval please complete and submit the application below

CountyPets RescueMe Guide

Rescue Application

Please note, animals may only be rescued by approved rescue groups. The approval process for rescue groups may take up to two weeks. We do not reserve shelter animals for pending rescue applications.

Submit Rescue Application

Temporary Custody Agreement

Complete and sign the Temporary Custody Agreement.  Mail the original, signed form to: 

    Temporary Custody Agreements
    HCPH Veterinary Public Health
    612 Canino Rd.
    Houston, TX  77076

If you have any questions about this process please contact our main line, (281) 999-3191.