Resource List: Lost & Found, Stolen, Injured, Adoption, Cruelty

There are several blogspots and websites that have photographs and descriptions of dogs and cats that have been lost/found, animals that need rescuing and/or fostering, animals for adoption.





FACEBOOK & Websites - sign into your personal Facebook account - then click on the links on left

Adopciones Vallarta

dog or cat adoption  

Adopta con Callejero


Adopta un Amigo Para Siempre


Adopta un Amigo Puerto Vallarta


Adopt Me PV


Amigos de los Otros Animales

Friends of the Other Animals

dog or cat adoption  

Amigo de Los Perros



cat shelter 11 AM-2 PM on Saturdays at Plaza Caracol

by the escalator.

Angel of Hope

animal rescue


Animalistas en acción libre (Puerto Vallarta y Bahía de Banderas)


Animalistas PV


Animalistas de Puerto Vallarta


Animaux Auxilio Animal




Casita Animal PV y Bahia


Centro de Acopio Animal

City dog and cat shelter

 9 am-2 pm daily  landline: 322 293 3690  

Colina Clinic

spay/neuter & animal rescue  

Corazones Peludos

  on Facebook

Cuidando sus Huellitas


Cuidando sus Huelos 


Dog For Life


Friends of Puerto Vallarta Animals

Saturday, Plaza Caracol, 11 AM-2 PM cats and dogs

Sundays, Plaza Caracol, 4:30-6:30 PM cats only

Adriana Riestra

Helping Pets in Puerto Vallarta


Huellitas Catninas


Jaltemba Bay Animals Rescue 




Jaltemba Equine Education Project

horse rescue


Las Animas Dog Rescue Assn

dog rescue, recuperate, treat, and adopt

Brischa & Ted Borchgrevink

Match Dog.Com 

on Facebook  

Mex-Can Vet Project


Mexican Dog Rescue Network

 Cinnamon Dagsvik


No Borders Animal Rescue Society

dog rescue, rehab, re-home, educate.

Dogs rescued and sent to Canada

Robin Tennis

Paraiso Felino, A.C.


Janina Erban

Luis Donaldo Colosio #5

Colonia La Esperanza

San Juan de Abajo,

Nayarit 63730

Cell 322 120 4092


rescues cats from Mexico to Minnesota

PEACEAnimals, A.C.


Perros Perdidos Puerto Vallarta

dog rescue  

Puro Gato, A.C.

cat adoption

11 AM-2 PM on Wednesdays by elevator by back parking lot

322 229 4970

Purr Project


PV Animal, A.C.



   on Facebook 

 PV Pooch


Rescate Animalista Huellitas Catninas

Cat and dog rescue on Facebook

SayulitAnimals, A.C.


SOS Amigos Extraviados


Rescate-Adopciones Puerto Vallarta



Additional Resources

Cupocity "Adopt Don't Shop" On Cupocity Facebook and Website  
Vallarta Peeps facebook Merry Colliins  
El Rincon del Hueso Silvia Alvarez
Zoraya Name cat shelter


Email and Websites

Animal Trainer (dogs) & Boarding: Tibet Canino
Angel Bernal 322 172 3989 cell
Dog Rehabilitation Trainer Manuel Zepeda 322 168 0062 cell
Friends of PV Animals   Raise funds for animals in need; work with Dr. Pena
PuRR Project

Cat Rescue and Adoption


Adoption-every Friday at Plaza Marina, by Comerical Mexicana from

11 AM- 2 PM


Linda "Bama" Brasseal


Marilyn Khan

Mexi-Can Vet Project  

Dr. Malcolm McCartney


SPCA Puerto Vallarta
 land line 322 222 2692

Janice Chatterton

SPCA PV blogspot
trap feral cats

Janice Chatterton




Shelly Yogev 329 291 3974

cell 322 120 9813


Recommended Vets

Dr Pena and Igor
Dr Pena and Igor

No animal-related organization in Puerto Vallarta has the manpower, money, or means to rescue, attend to, or find homes for the thousands of street cats and dogs in PV and the surrounding area.


Dr Javier - Old Town Vet 


 V. Carranza 491, Col E. Zapata;   20% discount for rescued animals

Dr. Juan Tamayo (fluent English)

Discounts to all rescue organizations

No charge to rescue organizations for consultations


Colonia Versalles,

Calle Vienna 350,

Puerto Vallarta 48310

322 224 0249

Dr. Paco & Dr Francisco Aguilar @Veterinaria Sabuesos

English spoken


Colonia 5 de Diciembre,

Calle Colombia 1198,

Puerto Vallarta 48350

322 222 5775


322 292 7510

Dr Pena @Veterinaria Mascotas

Discounts for rescue organizations

Consultations 140 pesos (May 2016)


Calle Melchor Ocampo 109-9,

Puerto Vallarta 48310

322 224 0319
Dr. Alejandro Castillo Fregoso @Centro Medico Veterinario

Calle San Salvador 385, Col. 5 de Diciembre 

Specializes in orthopedics and x-rays.

322 222 9106


322 121 3618 cell

Dr. Rendon

Juarez 260, Pitillal

good prices for meds, Frontline

322 293 4373

Dr Marianna Medina

Highway 200  #1489

Valle Dorado, near Marlin Tepic Rest

& Farmacia Guadalajara -

on Hwy 200 -Nuevo Vallarta

329 297 5466


322 112 0994 cell

Dr. Lupita

Animalitos on Heroe de Nacazari

(at light across from Famar Restaurant),



322 298 1647
Dr Dunia Gutierrez (speaks English)

La Cruz - by the village square - off Langosta and on Cameron

322 159 5439 cell


Mexi-Can Vet  - Dr. Sabuesos


carretera a punta de Mita 58 local 1, Cruz de Huanacaxtle

Pets & Vets in La Cruz (speaks English)

On road to Punta Mita near Traffic Stoplight

on the ocean side lateral. Open 10 AM to 7 PM

329 102 1079 cell
Clinica Veterinaria Wolf - Dr Arturo Gomez (English spoken)

Colonia Versalles,

Calle Milan #301,

Puerto Vallarta

24 hour emergency

322 293 4474
Colina Clinic - weekly free spay/neuter - facebook page

Every Sunday, free spay/neuter.

Open at 9 AM, 15 animals accepted. 

Arrive early.  First come, First served. 

No food or water for

previous 12 hours before surgery. 

Old Town (Romantic Zone) 

491 V. Carranza

between Naranjo and Jacarandas.


Isla Cuale Clinic - free spay/neuter - first Sunday of month



Rio Cuale Cultural Center

Registration begins at 7:30 AM



Animal Abuse/Neglect, Cruelty, and Injury

Animal Cruelty



Centro de Acopio


322 293 3690 land line

322 134 4485 cell

Patrulla Verde (Green Patrol)



Rehabilitación y Rescate de Fauna Silvestre Calev A.C

Rescue and Rehabilitation of Wildlife

Dr. Eva @ Veterinaria Sabuesos


Col 5 de Diciembre

Calle Colombia 1198

Puerto Vallarta

322 222 5775

322 292 7510

Wildlife Rescue   322 225 9659
Vallarta Adventures  

322  297 1212

01 800 000 0823