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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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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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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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An Adoptable Dog in St. Louis – Meet Miss Sophie!

Hello! My name is Miss Sophie!

My foster mama says a good word to describe me is ‘eager.’ If you want to play, I’m…

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