Your donations keep the doors open to
our no-kill shelter. You can donate using your Paypal account or major
credit card. Please give.
Clay County Animal Shelter is an independent, 501(c)
(3) nonprofit organization in operation since October 2000.
Our tax ID# is 75-2894450.
View our Facebook
page. Be sure to "Like" us for updates on adoptable animals,
upcoming events and the latest shelter news.
Browse our latest newsletter, Creature
Comforts Fall 2013
Set your alarms and
tune in Tuesdays at twelve!
KFDX-TV3 News at Noon on Tuesdays features adoptable pets from area
rescues and shelters. Catch staff member Bonnie and a CCAS resident,
usually on the second Tuesday of each month.
A Kuranda dog bed, donated in honor of a friend or
family member, makes a meaningful and lasting gift for a Pet Lover. We
will mail a personalized Tribute Card to notify the person you've
chosen to honor of your thoughtful and compassionate selection.
Sizes Most Needed:
Medium & Large
You are encouraged to visit with us and our hopeful
P.O. Box 274
503 N. Carroll Street
Henrietta, TX 76365
Phone: (940) 538-6757
Directions to our shelter
9:30 AM to 1:00 PM & Afternoons by Appointment, 7 Days a Week
Calling prior to your visit is recommended.
When calling, please leave a message with your name,
phone number and a brief statement about your business so that your
call can be properly routed. All calls are returned as quickly as time
allows. If you don't hear from us, please call again. Messages are
sometimes garbled, incomplete, or erased altogether during a power-out.
Before being placed in adoptive homes, all Clay County
Animal Shelter residents are:
or neutered, vaccinated and wormed (dogs and cats).
tested for heartworms and treated, if positive, or
started on monthly heartworm preventative (dogs over 6 months).
tested for both feline leukemia and feline
immunodeficiency virus (cats).
If you express an interest in adopting one of our residents, you will
be asked to complete an application form (or this can be done over the
Your application will be processed as soon as possible - adoptions are
vital to our residents and to us!
The adopter's agreement with the Shelter is to keep the pet safe, loved
and current on vaccinations and heartworm preventative.
All steps in the adoption process are aimed at making a good match
between pet and adopter.
Your Chance to See Amazing Clay County Kitties
It's no Broadway
production of CATS, but you can see - and even meet! - some of our
Shelter's "best performers" at PetSmart on Lawrence Road in Wichita
Falls. A select group of our adoptable kittens and adult cats live
there temporarily and are sure to entertain you with their amazing
feats of leaping, lounging, wrestling and grooming. It's the best show
in town, and it's free! Should one or more kitties succeed in
mesmerizing you, a volunteer is available most Saturdays between 1PM
and 4PM to make introductions and discuss the adoption option. Please
call the Shelter at (940) 538-6757 for more information or to ensure
someone from the Shelter will be at PetSmart to assist you with
Want to read
about some terrific adoptions from Clay County Animal Shelter?
Dog and . . .
Need tips on how to have a Happy Tail
at your house?
Items We Always Need and Appreciate
Black plastic trash bags
Sturdy chew toys for
large dogs - Nylabones, Kongs
bat/scratch/climb toys for the cats
Aluminum cans, ink jet & laser printer cartridges
Garage sale items for
our annual event in October
Humane traps for
retrieving feral cats
Always, always, always: Cash
Get Involved in Saving Lives!
As a Resident
Sponsor, your gift of $10 a month helps support an animal who
has been with us for more than three months. Your name is included with
your sponsored pet's description on our web site. Through a monthly
gift of $15, your entire business can become a Business Buddy
Sponsor and help support a long-term resident. Your business
name is posted with your sponsored pet's description on our web site
and at various events.
If you work for the state of Texas, you can designate Clay County
Animal Shelter as an agency of choice in the State Employee
Charitable Campaign - Red River Area. Many other employers
offer charitable donation matching programs - please ask at work.
Honor or memorialize a loved one through a gift to the
Shelter. We are always happy to send a letter of
acknowledgment to whomever is designated.
Volunteer - Your time spent helping at the
Shelter, at adoption events, with the PetSmart kitties in Wichita Falls
or as a foster caregiver is priceless. Volunteers
are the life blood of our mission.
Shop Office Depot in Wichita Falls and save lives.
Keep our phone number - 940-538-6757 - in your wallet, or phone, and
provide it at the checkout register. A portion of your purchase will be
donated to the Shelter.
Kudos To . . .
PetSmart and PetSmart Charities
They showcase our cats, provide ongoing adoption
promotions, and assist with financial support.
The exceptional leadership and support staff of Petfinder.com host our
web presence for free, thereby amplifying our voice far beyond our
We can't say it enough: Thank you, donors
and supporters - you make a life and death difference to the animals by
keeping our no-kill alternative up and running!
here for pets listed with this shelter.