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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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Soiree for Strays
Celebrate Gateway Pet Guardians' accomplishments, volunteers, fosters, supporters and lives saved with this art auction and gala.
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Adopt a Dog

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

Second Chance Fund

Give special dogs a second chance
All donations made to GPG’s Second Chance Fund will go toward veterinary expenses for animals in dire need of veterinary help. Learn More

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