OUR MISSION: The Humane Society of Central Texas is committed to improving
the quality of life for animals and people in Central Texas through
humane sheltering, community education and advocacy on behalf of all animals.
And lots of other dogs and cats -- all ages, shapes, sizes, colors and personalities.
Current Adoption Specials
Adopting a Friend
Visit our shelter and find a furry friend to take home with you! The adoption fee includes: spay/neuter, microchip, vaccinations (including rabies), and an Adoption Kit! (If you are a senior, be sure ask about our Purina Pet For People Program. Purina picks up $50 of the adoption fee.)
You must be 18 years or older.
You must be primarily responsible for the pet. (We do not adopt pets out for gifts to others).
Some animals are sponsored and therefore free to APPROVED adopter.
Come Visit Us!
Monday - Friday: 11 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday and Major Holidays: Closed
Located in Central Texas Marketplace Every Saturday
Petco & Petsmart
Special Adoption Events at different location through-out the year are advertised on HSCT website, HSCT Facebook and HSCT location Call (254) 754-1454 for more information
Who We Are
The Humane Society of Central Texas is committed to improving the quality of life for animals and people in Central Texas through humane sheltering, community education and advocacy on behalf of all animals. In addition to adopting one of our pets, there are many ways you can help:
Volunteer: A variety of volunteer opportunities are available including Dog Socializing, Adoption Counseling, Off-Site Adoption Events, Fundraising, Pet Photography & much more. Junior Volunteers must be between 15 & 18 years old & have adult supervision. Volunteer Orientation (every other Friday, call for details) and signing release forms are required.. Internships are also available. FOSTERS are always in demand for puppies as well as adult dogs.
Donate: All shelter animals are under the control of the City of Waco & HSCT advocates and promotes them via Adoption, Foster & Rescue. HSCT is a fully non-profit organization and relies on monetary as well as other donations like food for foster animals, some office supplies & a variety of other items (check wishlist on Facebook or call) in order to it's job. Persons may join our Friends of the Animals or donate directly. Gifts in memory or honor of pets and persons are gladly accepted. Product donations of paper towels, bleach, dog and cat food, blankets and towels may be dropped off at the shelter location. Credit cards, cash and checks are accepted. Please contact the Humane Society on Circle Road by mail, phone or e-mail with any questions.