1530 N. Harrison

Box #135

Shawnee, OK 7484

405-431-9326Animal Rescue Center of Shawnee

Spay and Neuter - It saves lives -

 Thinking about a pet for the first time, this article gives some good informatino to consider, costs may vary according to area and pet, The New Pet Owners Guide - Health, Safety and Savings

ARC is not the Shawnee Animal Shelter, ARC is a non-profit organization that tries to get the pets adopted from the Shawnee Shelter.  If you have questions about a pet, call the Shawnee Shelter 405-878-1531.

To View our adoptable pets that are already vetted, visit our petfinder page.

ALL DONATIONS are used to support our low income spay/neuter program, help with veterinarian bills, provide food to rescues and individuals in need and you can specify which one of these you want to have your donation if you wish.  We do not use paid staff members.   Drop us a note if you want more information: admin@arcshawnee.org   Thank you for making a difference in the community!!!

NEW - You can also make your donation and request is go to our Tri-County No-Kill Building fund!!!! 


Adoption Application           Adoption Contract            Adoption Disclamer

If you are a low income household in need spay/neuter for your pet please visit our "Low Income Spay/Neuter" page for information.

Severe Weather can strike at any time, to be prepared:

American Red Cross Prepare Your Home and Family

American Red Cross Prepare Your Home and Family (PETS)

American Red CrossPets and Disaster Safety Checklist

 Reporting Animal Cruelty/Puppy mills

Oklahoma State Board of Commercial Pet Breeders
1000 N.W. Grand Boulevard, Suite. 140
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73118

Please call ODAFF 405-522-6302 for assistance

The Pet Food Pantry of Oklahoma City, Inc. a 501(c)(3) non-profit
P.O. Box 57678
Oklahoma City, OK 73157-7678
Phone: 405.664.2858
Email: info@petfoodpantryokc.org
Web site: http://petfoodpantryokc.org/

Moving?   Preparing Your Pet For A Move

If our web site does not have what you are looking for, try A New Leash On Life, Inc. at http://www.arcokc.org

If you or someone you know has lost a pet, be sure to contact the local shelter frequently!!!  Also, check out our tips for finding a lost pet.

Please take the time to visit the other pages on our web site.

Adoption saves lives!!!  Spay and neuter saves even more!!!!            


Please help animals by contributing your time, money, or ideas to animal shelters, rescue organizations, and aid foundations.   It takes a lot of these three things to increase the quality of life for the animals and the citizens.  The best part is, everyone can contribute.

ARC Board meetings

We have public board meetings and we welcome anyone who desires to participate or just come by to watch.   Lets work together to make Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, and Oklahoma a better place to live for us and our pets.
When:  Quarterly (You can request the date by calling or emailing (admin@arcshawnee.org))

Where: Location To Be Determined, You can request the location by calling or emailing (admin@arcshawnee.org)

The Animal Rescue Center of Shawnee, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) "Not For Profit" organization.  To find out more, go to the About ARC web page.