Second Chance for Strays is a no-kill animal rescue in Tampa Bay. We find homes for pets that Tampa animal shelters have given up on.

Since 1999, our small non-profit organization has worked to rescue as many strays from Tampa Bay animal shelters as we possibly can.

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Some of Our Cats for Adoption


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Born-6/5/2013 Paxton is a fluffy, Russian Blue Mix, boy kitty, who was rescued from the horse stables at Tampa Bay Downs.  He has … [Read More...]


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This petite little Mom, deserves an award for keeping her six kittens safe while she and her little family were abandoned by their … [Read More...]


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Miss Peggy is a big girl!  She was adopted from us when she was a tiny kitten.  Her owner gave her a good home and a little too … [Read More...]


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Born- 8-16-2008 Tela is a very  friendly and loving cat. We call her "The Greeter" because she will always go up to the door and … [Read More...]