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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.

K9 Warrior Project

K9 Warrior Project
We are proud to partner with TADSAW (Train A Dog, Save a Warrior) to unite rescued dogs with veterans suffering from PTSD. 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


Half off Pitbull Adoptions
During February, Gateway Pet Guardians is offering ½ off adoption fees for some our most lovable mutts aged 6 months and older! Learn More

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