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Don't miss out on these exciting opportunities to leave a lasting legacy and be an integral part of the new North Richland Hills Animal Adoption & Rescue Center.   Check out www.nrhtx.com/newshelter for more information.

Kennel Sponsorship                           

Show your support for shelter animals by sponsoring a kennel. The $500 sponsorship includes a personalized plaque to be placed on your choice of either a dog or cat kennel for five years. Plaques can be personalized in your name, your company’s name, or in honor of a beloved family member, special friend or cherished pet. Your plaque will be seen by the thousands of people who visit our shelter annually. 

Paw Pals Paver                            

Honor your pets, loved ones or friends with a commemorative paver that will be placed in the shelter entryway. Each 6" x 9" paver will be inscribed with a personal message. You can select a basic paver with text only, or a paver with text and a graphic such as a heart or paw print.


Pet Photo Gallery                         

Honor your pet by having their photo displayed on the walls of the new shelter. For a $500 donation a professional photo will be taken of your pet and printed onto a large 2 foot by 2 foot canvass and hung along the pet gallery. There are 34 spaces available. 


For a $1,000 contribution a professional photo of your pet will be printed onto a giant 3 foot by 4 foot canvas and displayed in the shelter lobby. There are only 7 spaces available.

Visit http://donate.crijopets.com/shelter/north-richland-hills-animal-adoption-&-rescue-center and donate a cat resting bench for the kitties.

The Adoption Center always needs donations of cat litter, cat and dog food both canned and dry, laundry detergent, bleach, dish soap and as always money donations.  Money donations can be made online at www.nrhtx.com/donations.  The Center is also into recycling and accept the following:  newspapers to line cages, old towels and blankets, and empty/clean aluminum cans and ink cartridges to recycle with all the money going to the animals.

Adopting A Friend

The NRH AARC is an "NBR" (Neuter Before Release) Facility. All dogs and cats are altered before they leave the adoption center for their new home. The adoption fee is $100 and that includes the pet's spaying/neutering, first booster vaccinations, an intestinal wormer and a microchip for identification. If the pet is old enough they will also receive a rabies vaccinations. Dogs six months of age and older are also heartworm tested. Pets that will live in the City of North Richland Hills will also be given a free one year city registration.

Senior citizens (over 65 years of age) and North Richland Hills City employees are eligible for a discounted adoption fee. Contact the Adoption Center for more information.

Who We Are

The North Richland Hills Animal Adoption & Rescue Center (NRH AARC) is owned and operated by the City of North Richland Hills, Texas.  The center is dedicated to the "4 R's" - RESCUE unwated animals, REDUCE pet over population, RETURN pets to their homes and REHOME pets in loving, protective homes. 

Come Visit Us

The Adoption Center is located at 7301 Iron Horse Blvd in North Richland Hills Texas 76180.  Our office can be contacted at 817-427-6570 during regular hours of operation.  The Adoption Center is open Monday and Saturday from 10 am - 5 pm and then Tuesday thru Friday 10 am - 6 pm.

Contact North Richland Hills Animal Adoption and Rescue Center


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