We specialize in labrador retriever rescue and adoption in Texas.

We are dedicated to making positive change for animals in the state of Texas. The Lone Star Animal Welfare League is a tax deductible 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.

Our Mission

The Lone Star Animal Welfare League was founded in 2004. It is a 501 (c) (3) organization with the mission of "Bettering the Lives of our Best Friends." Our goals serve to promote not only better, healthier lives for the pets in our community but promote a better existence for the homeless animals who are in great need of our assistance and advocacy.

Our Goals

  • Raise SPAY/NEUTER awareness through distribution of educational materials. Sponsor discounted and free spay/neuter vouchers to those in need of assistance. To date : 3500 families received aid.
  • Save Labrador Retrievers and Lab Mixes from euthanasia through our LSAWL Lab Match program. To date: 3000 rescued and adopted .
  • Lend aid to our local shelter.
  • Promote safe off leash environment for socialization and encourage responsible pet ownership practices in our community.
  • Partner with The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation to establish an educated dog friendly community.

Donations can also be mailed to:

  • Lone Star Animal Welfare League (LSAWL)
  • PO Box 130175
  • The Woodlands, TX 77393

Featured Labs for Adoption

Please contact (lonestarlabadoptions@gmail.com) if you are interested in adopting one of our dogs.

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Forrest Gump »

You can call me Forrest. Forrest Gump. My life up to this point has been like that box of chocolates ..you never know what you are going to get ! Well, Except now , because these nice people say I will never be treated poorly again. I'm a 3-4 yr old yeller lab, recently sprung by these nice rescue people from the local shelter. They tell me that a Doctor will be messing with my teeth this week because my teeth are kinda messed up from...

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Presley »

Presenting Precious Presley-this eight-month old female shepherd mix loves to cuddle with humans and gets along well with other dogs.

Like most puppies, Presley also likes to play. One of her favorite pastimes is a game of fetch with her toy snake.

After getting her exercise, Presley is always ready to be petted and be affectionate with her foster family that includes adults and a teenager. Her preferred position is next to...


Zeke »

Zeke is a 8 - 9 month old sweetie (perhaps Lab/Aussie mix) who has won many hearts with his stunning blue eyes and wonderful demeanor . . He is a small guy weighing in at 35 lbs . We are thinking he will max out at 40- 45 lbs. Zeke would love to have another dog to romp with because he loves his canine foster sisters. He loves tennis balls to fetch and chew, snuggles on the sofa with his humans and his quiet demeanor is comforting to have...


Featured Events

Please join us at our upcoming future events!

To see additional information, please visit our Events page by selecting "Events" at the top of this page. You can also see pictures from prior events by selecting "Previous Event Photos" under our Events tab.


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The Board of LSAWL

  • President: Laura McConnell
  • Vice-President: Krissey Vlantes-Anderson
  • Treasurer: Georgia Roose
  • Secretary: Sue Burley
  • Members at large: Chuck McConnell, Connie Eshelman, Carol Black, Sally Adams