Service Fees

General Animal Shelter Fees (effective April 16, 2015)

Type of Service

Fee / Deposit Amount

Dog license fee (required for unincorporated Adams County residents)
  • $25 or free if pet has current rabies shots and is spayed or neutered

Adoption fees*
With your adoption you receive:

  • New pet adoption packet
  • Age appropriate vaccinations
  • Spay/Neuter
  • Microchip identification
  • Rabies vaccination tag
  • Temporary leash or carrier
  • Free visit with a participating veterinary office
  • Cats: $50-150 (over 6 months)
  • Kittens: $100-150 (under 6 months)
  • Dogs: $100-250 (over 6 months)
  • Puppies: $200-250 (under 6 months)               
  • Other (rabbit, duck, etc.): $8-100
Humane euthanization fee
  • $50
Cremation/disposal fee
  • $35
Boarding fee (for animals brought in as strays/on quarantine)
  • $10 per night

Cat impound fee*
Repeated impoundment of the same animal within an 18-month period will increase the fee by $10 (cumulative) for each additional impound.

  • $40

Dog impound fee*
Repeated impoundment of the same animal within an 18-month period will increase the fee by $10 (cumulative) for each additional impound.

 

  • $40 with tags
  • $50 without tags
Microchip fee
 
  • $20
Rabies vaccination fee
  • $10
Rabies vaccination deposit
  • $10 (refundable with proof of vaccination)
Release of single animal (or litter under eight weeks old) fee
  • $50-85
Senior Citizens (age 60+), active military, and veterans receive a 10% discount on adoption fees.

Forms of Payment

We accept cash, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover.

We do not accept personal checks or American Express.

*At the discretion of management, the adoption fees for certain pets may be outside the posted fee ranges.