Animal Shelters & Rescues in the Upstate
pulls animals under death sentence from animal control and shelters who do not have room for them any longer. We keep the animals until a home can be found for them. We support spay and neuter programs. If anyone needs help, please contact us and we will try to find an organization in your area. We also help with TNR programs for feral cats.
Founded in 1980, Concerned Citizens for Animals (CCA) is a local non-profit, 501c(3) animal shelter/rescue group. Our concerns include the increasing overpopulation of dogs and cats, the mistreatment and neglect of some pets, and the sad existence of so many stray and abandoned animals in the upstate of South Carolina.
is an organization devoted to rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of unwanted/uncared for Giant Breed Dogs and All Breed Puppies.
FHGRR is a full service rescue dedicated to providing rescue and necessary veterinary care for unwanted, neglected, abused, homeless, and displaced golden retrievers. We strive to place our goldens in forever homes where they will receive a lifetime of love and care.
facilitates a low-cost spay/neuter program for cats and dogs. Our services are available to anyone who wants to spay/neuter their pet; however, our focus is on targeted surgeries for low-income families. Prices range from $30 to $60 at our clinic, located at 1097 Asheville Highway, Spartanburg.
Pet Tender Angels is a rescue started by an individual who loves animals and wants to see no more homeless animals! The dogs and cats in our rescue are off the streets. Strays, ferals, dumped….however they got there, our mission is to get them in loving homes and to educate the public on the importance of spaying and neutering and loving care of your pets.
Rescue Wishes is a private animal rescue in Taylors, SC. Taking in dogs, cats, horses, and any other of God’s creatures we care for them until a home can be found. No animal is put down unless for medical reasons and only after all options have failed. We work off of private donations and out of our pockets.
Blue Ridge Rescue and Rehoming is a non-profit private rescue in Greer, SC dedicated to helping American Pit Bull Terriers, American Staffordshire Terriers, Staffordshire Bull Terriers and Bull Terriers find excellent forever homes. We also expand our breed rescue to include Rottweilers and American Bulldogs.
The Humane Society is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to the promotion of animal welfare throughout greenville and surrounding areas. The Society works to make our community a safer place for people to live, to prevent cruelty to animals, and to educate the public in proper animal care, especially the neutering of pets.
Greyhounds & Love, Inc. is a non-profit, all volunteer organization located in Anderson, SC, with representatives and foster home providers through out South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia. We are dedicated to making the plight of retired racing Greyhounds known to the public via education, rescue, rehabilitation, and adoptions into loving homes.
Greyhounds & Love, Inc. host regular meets-n-greets at PetsMart in Spartanburg, Greer, and Greenville, SC. Come visit the hounds and meet people owned by Greyhounds – this is a greyt chance to learn what wonderful companions these gentle and graceful canine atheletes are. But be prepared: they steal hearts with just one look from those soulful eyes!
Animal Allies provides assistance to people who are interested in helping feral, unowned, and stray cats through a TNR (Trap-Neuter-Return) program.