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Gateway Pet Guardians is a nonprofit St. Louis animal shelter bringing hope to stray pets in East St. Louis while educating the community in order to eliminate homelessness for stray dogs and cats - your support saves lives.

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Glo Bingo with Food Trucks for Rescue
Join us on August 26th for Glo Bingo with Food Trucks for Rescue! We will have local food trucks, adoptable pets, live music and more! Learn More

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Pets for Adoption in St. Louis
Gateway Pet Guardians has 50-80 pets for adoption in the St. Louis area at all times! Take a look at our pets for adoption. Learn More

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Gift Sponsorships
For a one-time donation, a Gift Sponsorship helps care for animals in need by providing necessary medical care including vaccinations, sterilization, and other treatments! Learn More

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