GUIDE: Places to take your pets in the Bay Area

League City Animal Control (Courtesy City of League City)
League City Animal Control (Courtesy City of League City)

League City Animal Control (Courtesy City of League City)

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With warm weather returning, residents will soon be out and about with their four-legged family members in tow. See the guide below to learn where to rescue a pet, get them treated and play with them.

Animal control and rescues

1) Animal Alliance of Galveston County

1014 Bayou Road, La Marque


2) Bayou Animal Services

3100 Deats Road, Dickinson


3) Galveston County Animal Resource Center

3412 25th Ave. N, Texas City


4) League City Animal Control

755 W. Walker St., League City


Mutt Mesh Animal Rescue

No fixed address

[email protected]

Ranger’s Reach

No fixed address

[email protected]

Second Chance Pets

No fixed address

[email protected]

5) Petco - Clear Lake

Cat and dog adoption events are held weekly on Saturdays.

2410 Bay Area Blvd., Houston


Clinics and vets

6) Animal House Veterinary Hospital

2640 E. League City Parkway, Ste. 130, League City


7) Animal Kingdom Pet Hospital

551A League City Parkway, League City


8) Animal Medical Group

2011 Louisiana Ave., League City


9) Banfield Pet Hospital

1911 W. League City Parkway, League City


10) Bay Creek Animal Clinic

1236 E. Main St., League City


11) Bayside Animal Hospital

960 Lawrence Road, Kemah


12) Clear Springs Animal Hospital

3490 W. Main St., League City


13) Egret Bay Veterinary Hospital

1260 E. League City Parkway, Ste. 1000, League City


14) Forest Lake Animal Clinic

3942 NASA Parkway, Seabrook


15) League City Animal Clinic

2310 W. Main St., League City


16) Marina Bay Animal Hospital

3030 Marina Bay Drive, League City


17) Oaks Veterinary Clinic

220 Hwy. 3, League City


18) Safari Veterinary Care Clinic

2402 Marina Bay Drive, League City


19) SNIP of Texas Spay/Neuter

2095 W. Main St., League City


20) VCA Animal Emergency Hospital Southeast

1108 Gulf Freeway S., Ste. 280, League City


Dog parks

21) Bark Park at Countryside

501 N. Bay Area Blvd., League City


22) Coming soon: Eastside Dog Park (unofficial name)

1001 E. League City Parkway, League City


23) Friendswood PetSafe Dog Park

300 Briarmeadow Ave., Friendswood


24) Independence Dog Park

3449 Pearland Parkway, Pearland


25) Nassau Bay Dog Park

18900 Upper Bay Road, Houston

By Colleen Ferguson

Reporter, Bay Area

A native central New Yorker, Colleen worked as an editorial intern with the Cy-Fair and Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood editions of Community Impact Newspaper before joining the Bay Area team in 2020. She covers public education, higher education, business and development news in southeast Houston. Colleen graduated in 2019 from Syracuse University and the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, where she worked for the university's independent student newspaper The Daily Orange. Her degrees are in journalism and Spanish language and culture. When not chasing a story, Colleen can be found petting cats and dogs, listening to podcasts, swimming or watching true crime documentaries.

By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.