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Whiskerville animal sanctuary

1112 6th street north
Texas city, TX 77590

User Reviews (9)

  • 1. Facade

    by: hoodstxbrigade

    Would not recommend this location.


    Rescues Animals


    Outrageous Adoption Fees & Adoption Regulations

  • 2. Pet Loving Location

    by: ColonelDunbar8

    I have been going to Whiskerville for several years to get flea and tick meds. and heart worm meds. They are really caring and helpful. I love visiting with their cats and if I ever want another one that is where I will go to get it. We have four now but when we are ready for another I will got to Whiskerville. We also got our dogs micro-chipped at Whiskerville several years ago. Wish they did horses I would haul them over there and have it done.


    They Really Care



  • 3. Please support this place!

    by: RebeccaWms

    Whiskerville started out fighting against the county, the city, the neighbors and the local newspaper in their attempts to start a shelter. They stayed the course, eventually earning the respect of those around her. Great story and a great lady.


    Great goals



  • 4. Success at last

    by: jfinch

    It was a hard start for this shelter, with what seemed like most of the city fathers against her, but she succeeded and has done an excellent job.


    Professional and worthy




    by: gmtbmom

    I adopted my Pomeranian, Quinn, from here and he is the best best dog ever!!!! I was only supposed to foster him but we fell in love and the rest is History.


    Very Animal Concerned



  • 6. Great job

    by: works4theanimals

    I had a chance to visit one time when in Texas, and these guys sure are top-notch people.


    Hard workers



  • 7. Whiskerville? More like Awesomeville!

    by: mycatslinky

    Whiskerville is THE ONLY NO-KILL ANIMAL SHELTER IN THE GREATER HOUSTON AREA! This is a great organization to volunteer/be affiliated with. Wydell and her awesome team of volunteers work so hard to rescue these animals and provide pet owners with affordable care and services.\r\n\r\nThey are completely non-profit and need local community support and fosters. Visit the website for business hours and adoption profiles and stop by sometime!


    One-of-a-kind care


    Should be receiving way more local support!

  • 8. Love 'Em

    by: malleigh

    Love my Lexi Grace! I adopted her in July of '07 and she has us wrapped around her paw. She is doing great! She gets along with the other animals ,yes the cats too, kids and people in general. She loves attention! \r\n\r\nWhiskerville was great! The transition was easy. I was given great information on Lexi, they really knew her. I highly recommend them! They love their animals. \r\n


    Very helpful. Full knowledge of the animals.


    none that i can think of.

  • 9. Best Sanctuary in Texas!

    by: Nettie2468

    If you have never been to Whiskerville Animal Sanctuary in Texas City, you really need to go. This is a one of a kind organization that truly puts its entire heart into the job! The work done there can only be accomplished through dedication, hardwork, and donations!\r\nSo, go over to Whiskerville- pet the kitties, check out the "Catnip Castle", buy some flea control and heartworm prevention, and drop some money in the donation jar. I promise, you will not be diappointed!


    Great animals that have everything done for them looking for homes, great prices on pet supplies!


    Only open on Friday & 1st & 3rd Saturdays- but you can change that by donating. When there are enough funds, Whiskerville can have regular business hours!