The 5 best places in Austin to adopt a pet 

  • Sierra Juarez
Sept 15, 2017
Stephen Spillman/Stephen Spillman
Bellm family dog named Scout, a 4 year old Australian labradoodle, plays with the Walters family dog named Prince Rogers Nelson, a 10 month old maltipoo, at the Bellm home in west Austin, Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. Walters family lives in Tomball, a suburb of Houston, and escaped Hurricane Harvey by staying at the Airbnb of the Bellm family. (Stephen Spillman / for American-Statesman)

Whether you’re thinking about adopting your first pet or you’re wanting to add another furry friend into the mix, check out our list of the best places in the city to adopt a pet. 

Austin is a pet-loving city (if you’re needing proof, head to Zilker Park or any other outdoor place in the city) so join in on the fun and get your own -- or another -- four-legged friend.