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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.

Our St. Louis Animal Shelter

Volunteer with us!
Pick up a shift at our animal shelter and show some stray dogs a little bit of love! Learn how you can become a GPG volunteer. Volunteer Opportunities

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. Adoptable Pets

Help Rescue Injured Strays

Support the Second Chance Fund
Help save animals in immediate medical need. Donate to the Second Chance fund to provide veterinary care for an injured stray. Learn More

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Our network of foster families is what allows us to rescue animals from the streets of East St. Louis. You can help us make a difference by becoming a foster!  Become a GPG Foster Today »

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