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.

Donate in support of Healthy Pet Day

The Healthy Pet Day (March 3, 2018) event will offer low-cost spay/neuter and vaccines to lower-income families. The cost of the event will be roughly $10,000. We are asking for donations to help defray the costs. Any amount will help!

  • To sponsor a dog for vaccines: $20
  • To sponsor a dog for spay/neuter: $100
  • To sponsor spay/neuter and vaccinations: $120
  • To sponsor veterinary services for the day: $750
  • You can mail donations to:
  • P.O. Box 130175
  • The Woodlands, TX 77393
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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.

Featured Labs for Adoption

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


Riggins »

SHORT, DARK, AND HANDSOME! Riggins is a sweet and gentle 3 year old pocket sized (37 lb) Labrador Retriever mix for that big dog look in a small dog package. He is super mellow while in the house but playful at the dog park with his friends. He has no interest in being alpha dog. He just wants to have fun and let someone else call the shots. Riggins is smart and quickly learns what is expected of him. He doesn't jump on furniture and only...


Ava »

Ava was saved from a local shelter the day before euthanasia . She had a lump and bad skin issues and we were told this shelter will put down for these issues.

The lump was from infection due to her flea dermatitis / secondary skin infections. Antibiotics, good food and great foster care are working their magic . She had the lump removed , a dental and is now spayed . She is such a loving petite girl ( 50 lbs), great with...


Sam »

1. HI! My name is Sam. I am a neutered male, 6yo, beautiful (emphasis on the BE-U-TI-FUL!) Black lab. I weigh in at approximately 70lbs.

2. My foster mom and Lone Star Animal Welfare League rescued me from the Montgomery County Animal Shelter right before Christmas, and boy was I ever glad. I’d been there for more than 3 months, as I was picked up as a stray right after Hurricane Harvey. The people at the shelter were very...


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.

The Board of LSAWL

  • President: Laura McConnell
  • Vice-President: Krissey Vlantes-Anderson
  • Secretary: Sue Burley
  • Members at large: Chuck McConnell, Connie Eshelman, Carol Black, Larry Foussadier, Lisa Arvizu