Pet Rescue Groups and Shelters

Below is a list of Central Florida pet animal rescue groups and shelters. Some specialize in breeds, like Great Danes and Pugs. Others take all types of animals, from cats to birds and dogs. Some keep all the animals in one place, while others use foster homes.

If your looking for a new pet, consider getting one from the groups below. Each one has it’s own rules and conditions so read their sites well. You can also volunteer your time, supplies or money to help these great pet rescue places!

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SPCA, Humane Society for Central Florida

SPCA of central FloridaSPCA is the most well known pet rescue shelter in the Central Florida area. They take all types of animals.

2727 Conroy Rd (formerly Americana Blvd) Orlando, FL 32839
Phone: 407-351-7722
Website:
SPCA of Central Florida


Barkies Legacy

Barkies LegacyBarkie’s Legacy is a foster-based non-profit 501(c)(3) rescue dedicated to saving dogs from being euthanized in shelters through fostering and adoption.
Contact: barkieslegacy@yahoo.​com
Website:
pet rescue



Buddies Thru Bullies

Buddies Thru Bullies English Bulldog rescueThis place rescues English Bulldogs and takes care of them in foster homes. If your a Bulldog lover, try here.
Phone: 305-666-8870
Website:
Buddies Thru Bullies


Houndhaven

HoundhavenHoundhaven rescues dogs and puppies from euthanasia at kill shelters. We care for them until they can be placed in loving homes or with another rescue group.


Houndhaven, Inc.
PO Box 185
Minneola, FL 34755
Phone: 352-243-9795
Website:
houndhaven


South Lake Animal League

South Lake Animal League pet rescueYou can find a mix of rescued animals here. It’s also a no-kill group, meaning they will never put an animal down until they have found a home for it.
South Lake Animal League
4648 Baptist Island Road
Groveland, FL 34736
352-429-6334
Website:
South Lake Animal League


Siberian Husky Rescue of Florida

Siberian Husky Rescue of FloridaAs the name implies, this group takes in homeless Siberian Husky dogs and finds good homes for them. If your interested in one of these smart dogs, check out their website.
Siberian Husky Rescue of Florida
PO box 8727 Seminole, Fl. 33775
Phone: 727-391-8934
Website:
Siberian Husky Rescue of Florida







JM Horse Rescue

Horse rescueLocated in Deland, JM Horse Rescue is a 501 (c) 3 non profit organization. They rescue and help neglected horses and lots more.
JM Horse Rescue
Phone: 407-535-0516
Website:
Deland horse rescue





Poodle and Pooch Rescue of Florida

Poodle rescue of FloridaBesides the Poodle breed, this animal shelter also rescues several other types of dogs, mostly small dog breeds. This is a good place to find a small dog if your looking for one.
Poodle and Pooch Rescue of Florida
PO Box 781951 Orlando, FL 32878
Phone: 321-277-3089
Website:
Poodle and Pooch Rescue of Florida


Coastal Poodle Rescue

Coastal poodle rescue groupIf your looking for a Poodle, Coastal Poodle Rescue is the place you want to check out. All Poodles are in foster homes ready for a loving family.

Coastal Poodle Rescue
P.O. Box 121142 – Melbourne, FL 32912
Website:
Coastal Poodle Rescue


Florida Little dog Rescue

Florida little dog rescueFlorida Little dog Rescue saves dogs of all breeds that are small. You can foster a dog first to see if it’s right for you. This is a great place to find a small dog your looking for.


Florida Little Dog Rescue
PO Box 702364 St. Cloud, FL 34770
Phone: 407-279-1127
Website:
Florida Little Dog Rescue


Greyhound Ranch Adoptions

Greyhound Ranch rescueWell known in rescue circles, this place rescues Greyhounds that have been used for racing and finds loving homes for them.

Greyhound Ranch
1813 Crowley Circle
Longwood, FL 32779
(407) 804-5257
Website:
Greyhound Ranch


Central Florida Great Dane Rescue

Central Florida Great Dane RescueGreat Danes make wonderful pets if you have the room. This place rescues these gentle giants and finds proper homes for them. Check them out if your looking for a Great Dane.

Central Florida Great Dane Rescue
P.O. Box 5510
Winter Park, Florida 32793
(407) 324-8455
Website:
Central Florida Great Dane Rescue


Pet Rescue by Judy

Pet rescue by JudyPet rescue by Judy takes in all kinds of pets, not just dogs. You can see some of their rescued animals at the Oviedo Marketplace Mall and different Petco locations.




Pet Rescue by Judy
2620 Iriquois Avenue
Sanford, FL.
(407) 302-4497
Check out their website:
Pet Rescue by Judy


Candy’s Cats

Candy's cats rescue groupThis is one of the few rescue places that specializes in cats of all kinds. If your a cat lover looking for a new one, please check out this place!

P. O. Box 608444 Orlando, FL 32860
(407) 760-2052
Website:
Click here for Candy’s Cats website



Safe N Sound pet shelter

Safe N Sound pet shelterThis rescue place takes in mother dogs and cares for the puppies and mothers in foster homes. You can see them at several locations and pet events.




P.O. Box 941311 Maitland, FL 32794
Phone: (407) 830-9781
Visit their website:
Safe N Sound animal shelter


Pug Rescue of Florida

Pug rescue of FloridaSpecializing in rescuing dogs of the Pug breed, this place is where to go if your looking for a cute Pug to adopt. Both puppies and adults are available.




P.O. Box 316 Windermere, FL 34786
Fax Number: (407) 876-9974
Website:
Pug Rescue of Florida


Sebastian Haul Fund

Sebastian Haul FundThe Sebastian Haul Fund provides transportation for rescued Greyhounds to other rescue groups outside Florida.

Sebastian Haul Fund c/o BullFish
4899 New Broad St. Orlando, FL 32814
Website:
Sebastian Haul Fund