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Davis, a 1-year-old pup, waited for his new owner after his adoption at the Charleston Animal Society. Pet overpopulation continues to stretch local shelters thin.

Almost Home Feline Refuge,

Boykin Spaniel Rescue


Charleston Animal Society

2455 Remount Road, North Charleston, SC 29406


Carolina Coonhound Rescue

P.O. Box 80223, Charleston, SC 29416

Doc Williams SPCA Adoption Center

2673 South Live Oak Drive, Moncks Corner, SC 29461

843-761-5266, 843-761-0683

Doc Williams Spay and Neuter Clinic

107 St. James Ave., Goose Creek, SC 29445


Eunoia Rescue


Dorchester Paws

136 Four Paws Lane, P.O. Box 1116, Summerville, SC 29483


Feral Cat Helpers

(operates just in Mount Pleasant)


Greyhound Pets of America - Charleston

P.O. Box 14533, Charleston, SC 29422


Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary

5604 New Road, Hollywood, SC 29449

H.F. Help No-Kill Rescue

P.O. Box 90, Ladson, SC 29456

International Primate Protection League

P.O. Box 766, Summerville, SC 29484

L.E.A.R.N. Horse Rescue

P.O. Box 619, Ravenel, SC 29470


Leash On Life Dog Rescue

LowCountry Animal Rescue

P.O. Box 952, Ladson, SC 29456

Lowcountry Lab Rescue

P.O. Box 80418, Charleston, SC 29416

My Name is Milk

PO Box 1724, Folly Beach, SC 29439  

Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services (PAALS)

221 N. Grampian Hills Road, Columbia, SC 29223


Palmetto Paws Animal Rescue

Pet Helpers

1447 Folly Road, Charleston, SC 29412

Sinbad-Sadie Second Chance Rescue

10070 Dorchester Road, Box 50641

Summerville, SC 29485

South Carolina Aquarium

100 Aquarium Wharf, Charleston, SC 29401

843-577-FISH (3474)

Valiant Animal Rescue + Relief

P.O. Box 13477, Charleston, SC 29422

Waters Edge Great Dane Rescue

P.O. Box 712, Bonneau, SC 29431