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.

Featured Labs for Adoption

Please visit the adopt a lab page if you are interested in adopting one of our dogs.


Lucky »

Update ! Lucky has now tested Heartworm Negative !

He is in physical therapy to strengthen his leg and hip . Now doing stairs .... and walking like a champ . He is currently weighing in at 50lbs. We are so happy that he is making such great progress. Now we need an amazing family for this boy !


Lucky is a 3-4 year old black lab mix saved from an overcrowded...


Toby »

Little 39 lb , 10 month old Toby was rescued from a hoarding case Montgomery county , Texas . With 33 other dogs in a small trailer you can imagine that he did not have very good care through his puppyhood . He was pretty skinny and beat up when we first took him in .

LSAWL has vaccinated , neutered , dewormed , Heartworm treated and microchipped this sweet guy and he is now ready to find his forever family . He would prefer having...

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Paige »

Paige is a 6-7 year old lab mix who is the perfect couch potato buddy to snuggle with during your favorite sports and tv shows . She is house trained and calm and really just wants a family to adore . Best with dogs her size . Not a fan of cats so we think dogs smaller than 25 lbs probably not a good mix either . She would be fine as an only dog also . Her buddy was a 75 lb yellow male and he too was surrendered . He has been adopted ....


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.

Bissell Partners for Pets Program

Bissell believes in pet adoption and are committed to helping the animal welfare organizations that serve our nation’s homeless pets through the Partners for Pets program.

Click Here to find out more!

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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, Eva Morgan