Animal Advocates is an a nonprofit, all volunteer, Pittsburgh-based animal welfare organization involved in the rescue, care and placement of companion animals. Serving the Pittsburgh area since 1984, Animal Advocates has adhered to a no-kill policy and engaged in community based advocacy on behalf of animals since its inception. The best part? We’re located 10 minutes from Mount Lebanon in Pittsburgh’s historic and vibrant West End neighborhood!
We accept monetary donations, as well as pet supplies. We are 100% volunteer run, so every last penny of your donation will go toward helping animals in need.
If you’d like to get involved, we have several different ways that you can help support our mission: Fostering, volunteering in our Thrift Shop, Fundraising, and Animal Care.
Find a new best friend and fill your home with love by adopting one of our adorable animals. Take a look at our available cats and dogs, apply and schedule a meet-and-greet.
VISIT THE ANIMAL ADVOCATES THRIFT SHOP
Support Animal Advocates by shopping at our resale boutique in Pittsburgh’s West End! Find collectibles, gently-used clothing, housewares or pet products. 100% of all sales benefit the rescue and care of animals in need.