By Erika O'Neal | Bastrop Guide

I had the opportunity to visit Bastrop County Animal Services and I caught up with their director Ashley and Long-time Volunteer Sara. 

Learn more about low-cost wellness services

Next Wellness Services Scheduled: •Date: Wednesday, January 11

•Time: 9AM -1PM 

•Services offered: Walk-up services for basic vaccines, flea and heart worm preventatives. 

Looking for a “Lost Pet?” Visit the shelter 8AM - 4PM, 7 days a week. 

Spay & Neuter Clinic through Save an Angel they offer spay and neuter services at a low-cost.

Dogs starting at $105*

Cats starting at $95*

Things to know about adoptions:

Simple adoption process, the public is invited to walk the kennels to meet the pets and if you have another dog in the home, you can request a meet and greet to allow the pets to meet. 

Adoptions are Wednesday - Sunday 11AM - 4PM

Adopted pets come already fixed, micro-chipped and vaccinated.

Basic adoption application requirements 

Normal Adoption Fees: Dogs $130 | Cats $65 

Special Adoption Rates at times as low as $25 

Volunteer Opportunities

A lot of volunteer opportunities like; helping walk the dogs, outside adoption events, foster a pet, work with the cats at the catery, help transport pets when a pet needs emergency shelter, help with surgeries, laundry and lots of other ways to help. 

You can find more information on their site at


Bastrop County Animal Services

589 Cool Water Drive 

Bastrop, TX 78602