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.


Wally »

Mr. Wally Pants is on such an awesome path to domestic bliss! His real name is Wally, but his foster mom can’t resist adding to his sweet personality. We think he came from being an outside dog that was familiar with inside life, but he has now acclimated nicely to full-time domestication and is learning that human affection is a really nice thing.

The vet thinks he is about 3-4 years old, a svelte 65lbs, and mature enough not to...


Roscoe »

Handsome and dashing 5 year old Roscoe is an AKC yellow lab, with a gorgeous dark gold coat. He lost his previous family through divorce, and is reviewing his options. Roscoe had been used at stud, but his equipment has now been made redundant. He just wants to be a family dog.

He is 'bowl half full' kind of dog, an attentive boy who will happily follow you about the house and yard. He has received training at some point in his...


Balto »

Balto was dumped at Montgomery County animal shelter with his sibling Jax. The uncaring owner said he was traveling and did not have time for these dear boys . Of course the brothers were confused and worried until LSAWL pulled them and found them experienced foster families to give them lots of love and training . Balto is a one year old handsome black lab . Good with other dogs and cats. Loves his people !

75 lbs of adoration ....


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, Larry Foussadier