Saratoga County Animal Shelter is located in nearby Ballston Spa and offers a range of services and solutions designed to help unwanted, abused, or lost animals. In conjunction with local organizations such as Saratoga County's Office of Aging, the shelter offers discounted adoptions for senior citizens ($6 for dogs; free for cats). There are numerous foster and volunteer opportunities through the shelter as well as rabies clinics, animal surrender and redemption opportunities, and a K9 fundraiser.
Estherville Animal Shelter is a Greenfield Center shelter that is located less than 5 miles from Saratoga Springs and supports a mission of providing food, water, shelter, veterinary care, and a loving home to animals in need. Once the rescued pets are brought back to physical health, the shelter works hard to find them a fur-ever home that will provide them with unconditional love, support, and understanding. This no-kill animal shelter also hosts numerous events, fundraisers, and volunteer opportunities throughout the year in support of abused and abandoned animals.