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Animal Shelters & Rescues in the Upstate

Blue Ridge Rescue and Rehoming

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.

Greenville County Animal Care

As an open admission, county government facility, Animal Care serves all the pets of Greenville County and the stray pets of Spartanburg County. We provide a safe home and medical health care each year to over 20,000 of the neediest animals of Greenville & Spartanburg counties, including lost, stray, surrendered, injured, and abused animals.

328 Furman Hall Rd # C, Greenville, SC 29609 - Map It

(864) 467-3950

Feral Cat Program

Animal Allies provides assistance to people who are interested in helping feral, unowned, and stray cats through a TNR (Trap-Neuter-Return) program.

1097 Asheville Hwy Spartanburg, SC 29303 - Map It

(864) 576-6971

Concerned Citizens for Animals

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.

(864) 243-4222

Greenville Humane Society

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.

305 Airport Rd, Greenville, SC 29607 - Map It

(864) 242-3626

Foothills Golden Retriever Rescue

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.

FHGRR, Inc., P.O. Box 9077, Greenville, SC 29604 - Map It

(864) 234-9739

Pet Tender Angels

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.

(864) 787-2498

Animal Allies

Animal Allies 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.

1097 Asheville Hwy, Spartanburg, SC 29303 - Map It

(864) 576-6971

Hugs for Hounds

Hugs for Hounds is an organization devoted to rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of unwanted/uncared for Giant Breed Dogs and All Breed Puppies.