Effective September 1, 2021, Lil' Paws Meet and Greet Adoption Events will be cancelled until further notice, due to the increase of COVID-19 in our area.  We will, however,  continue to arrange individual adoptions for our available dogs.  If interested in adopting, please submit an adoption application for review.  Thank you for your continued support and interest.


Rehoming Request

Lil' Paws Maltese Rescue and other Petite Paws works with families to help find new homes for their dogs when the families have extenuating circumstances that prevent them from being able to care for their canine friends.

Contact & Personal Information

General Dog Information

Medical History & Vet Care Information

Please indicate if your dog is current (up-to-date) on the following:

Veterinarian Information

Behavior & Temperament


Please upload at least on picture of your dog. A picture will help facilitate the acceptance and placement of your dog!

Rehoming Information

By pressing the SUBMIT button, you attest that all of the information you have provided in this application is true and correct.

Lil' Paws Mission Statement

Lil' Paws Maltese Rescue is a home-based, non-profit rescue organization made up solely of volunteers. We are dedicated to helping homeless Maltese and other small breeds in the Austin area by fostering, providing the best possible health care, and placing them in a loving forever homes.