BARC, The Humane Society

Thank you for visiting our site. We hope you will find a pet to become your new family member.

Urgent Need

Donations for Cat Cages

Currently, many of our cat cages are rusting and need to be replaced. The cost for each cage is $3,500. Please consider donating today.

Holiday Hours

Christmas Eve - 12/24: Closed

Christmas Day - 12/25: Closed

Thursday - 12/26: Closed

New Years Eve - 12/31: Closed

New Years Day - 1/1: Closed

Thursday - 1/2: Closed

Press Release

Palestine, Texas 

Press Release – BARC, The Humane Society

We are excited to announce that BARC, The Humane Society received a grant from Wal-Mart Giving!

We can’t wait to offer discounted spay and neuter services to Senior Citizens in Anderson County, Texas. In addition to the low cost of the surgery fee we will offer FREE – Rabies Vaccinations; Dog and Cat Shots along with a FREE microchip.

If you are over the age of 65 and are a resident of Anderson County, please contact us at 903-729-8074 to sign up for these benefits for your pet today!! Applications are available at the local animal shelter or you can download below. Funds are limited so act fast!

Walmart Giving Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Application

Walmart Giving application (docx)


View More Pets for Adoption at East Texas Rescue Puppies & Dogs for Adoption

Helpful information for owners with disabled pets


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Dee Dee Turnage Sponsors BARC

Dee Dee Turnage is providing adoptions for foster dogs and puppies. Click "Find Out More" for more information!

About Us


TTKC Dog Training

BARC is happy to announce Riouri Payn, CDT, is providing discounted dog training to families who have adopted from BARC in order to help make home transitions easier. Contact Riouri for additional information.
Phone: (903) 922-2994  


APL Spay & Neuter

The APL Mobile Unit will be in the United Country Real Estate - Palestine (100 Avenue A) parking lot on various dates with their low-cost spay & neuter clinic as well as vaccinations, heartworm, and flea medication. Please call to schedule spay and neuter appointments. 


We need you!

Join forces with BARC, The Humane Society, to help animals in need by becoming a member. You will be personally invited to the BARC "fun"draiser events!

You can also help by donating, volunteering, or even simply shopping at Kroger's. Please click our "How to Help" tab for more information.

BARC, The Humane Society, is a qualified 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization and donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.  Please consult your tax advisor regarding specific questions about your deductions.

Contact Us

BARC, The Humane Society

335 Armory Road, Palestine, Texas 75803, United States

(903) 729-8074




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