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...


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 ....

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Bree »

Meet Bree! This sweet lab mix is 8 months old. Her stunning eyes will capture your heart. She is crate & house trained. She has come a very long way, still a bit shy & timid of new people & places however once she warms up to you she turns into a love bug! Bree does like her play time with her balls and other toys. She will be spayed, micro-chipped & fully vetted prior to adoption.

If you think you can fill...


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