Get Involved

Community awareness is the key to our success. If you or someone you know is holding a public event and would like us to be a part of it or has ideas that would help make the shelter more visible to the public, please contact us at 956-686-1141 or email

Other ways to become involved with PVAC:

De Alba Spay & Neuter Fund:

The Palm Valley Animal Center has some EXCITING news! The gracious De Alba family, from De Alba Bakery, has offered to match $1,000 a month towards spaying and neutering animals from PVAC. We are teaming up with RGV Low Cost Spay and Neuter Clinic to get as many four-legged friends spayed and neutered as possible! Help us hit our goal of offering these surgical procedures to EVERY adoptable animal that comes through our doors! Donate today by clicking on the DONATIONS button, choose donation type, click on “De Alba Spay and Neuter Fund” and donate. Help us save thousands of lives by spaying and neutering pets!


Palm Valley Animal Center is proud to announce our future No-Kill Facility RGV PAWS: Pet Adoption and Wellness Services. This innovative facility will temporality house all dogs and cats that are suitable for adoption as a family pet. PVAC will maintain its current facility serving community municipalities.

Features of the new site are:

*A 20,000 sq. ft. facility.

*State-of-the-art kennels for puppies, kittens, dogs and cats.

*Veterinarian suite including surgical facilities.

*Community education classrooms and resourcing using multi-media.

*Resources to support volunteers, especially children and youth.

*Public Dog Parks and Pet Trails.

*Memorial areas to commemorate beloved pets.

*Joint programs with the Boys & Girls Club of Edinburg and the IDEA Academy of Edinburg.

Edinburg Foundation Matching Grant:

The Edinburg Foundation, INC. has offered PVAC a $50,000 Matching Grant towards RGV PAWS every year for 5 years! Meaning we can raise $500,000 in just 5 years. If interested in donating for RGV PAWS and/or the Matching Grant please click on DONATIONS, choose donation type, click on “other”, and please specify where you would like your monetary donation to go towards. (Example: RGV PAWS or Edinburg Foundation Matching Grant for RGV PAWS) Let’s help change the lives of thousands of animals!