Animal Adoption Center and Shelter

The Animal Control Division of the La Porte Police Department is responsible for animals within the city limits. The animal shelter is located at 10901 Spencer Highway. The Animal Control Officers are dispatched by the La Porte Police Department.

Number of Animals Allowed


It is unlawful to have more than three dogs or cats or any combination thereof over the age of four months.


Barking Dogs


If you have a problem with a dog barking contact the Animal Control Division at 281-471-3810.

Cat and Dog Traps


Cat and dog traps are available to be checked out at the animal shelter. You must be a resident of La Porte to check out a trap and have a form of ID with your address on it. Traps are checked out in 3-day increments.

Gifts for family members, friends, and associates. 

The La Porte Adoption Center and Animal Shelter is offering a special opportunity for company gifts and for those individuals who are difficult to buy for! You can make your gift shopping easier and save an animal’s life!

You can sponsor an animal for adoption in the amount of $85.00, or make a donation of any amount, in your gift recipient’s name. The recipient will receive a personal letter from the LPAC advising of your donation in their name.

Gift Letter 2021