Animal Control

  Dog Adoptions
  Cat Adoptions
  Rescues and Transfers
  Lost and Found
  Spay and Neuter
  How You Can Help



City of Lufkin Animal Services employees are members of the Southwest Texas Animal Care and Control Association. Animal Service employees are also certified with the association.

City of Lufkin Animal Services employees are also members of the National Animal Control Association

Texas Department of Health Zoonosis Control - Diseases transmisable to man from animals.



Hurricane Rita Support


The city’s Kurth Memorial Animal Shelter housed more than 400 pets brought to town by evacuees during Hurricane Rita. The George H. Henderson Jr. Exposition Center also housed a number of animals, like horses, that were too large to be housed at the city’s shelter.