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...


Buster »

Little Buster is a survivor, and despite being round up as a stray by Animal Control, he is making it his mission to be as adorable as possible in order to find the right home. Lab mix Buster is just 6-7 weeks old, and is doing his very best to keep up playing with the big dogs in his foster home. He has mastered getting humans to go all sentimental and mushy......when he is picked up, he nudges his person's check, like a kiss. Work it,...


Pearl »

Pearl is a 8- 9 year old chocolate female who was dumped at the local shelter by her owners who did not want to care for her anymore . Well. They did not care for her much at all as she was Heartworm positive when LSAWL took her into their program . She is now bring treated. She adores her people and would love to hang with a retired couple who will take her on walks and let her put her head on their lap while they watch football on a...


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.


SPOTLIGHT ON...........

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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