Fees / Adoption Forms / Spay & Neuter Voucher

Please keep in mind that an adoption application is available online for your convenience only. This does not guarantee the adoption of the animal. Applications are not accepted by mail, only in person and at the time of the actual adoption process.

For an Adoption Application, please click below:

Adoption Application
      Horse Adoption Application

Licensing your pet:
There are several methods to license your pet. You can get more information at Pet Data. Click the following link to go to the Pet Data website
  
                                       Animal Control Fee Schedule
                                                                     (City Code § 4-3-1  ANIMAL CONTROL FEE SCHEDULE)

Effective September 1, 2015

License Fee
(City Residents Only)

 Dogs
$10.00 Sterilized
 
$18.00 Unsterilized
$5. 00 Altered (Senior citizens 62 years and older or disabled persons with proof of disability, such as but not limited to a disabled parking placard or medical card in the name of the disabled person)
 
$5. 00 Replacement tag 
License Fee
(Pot-Bellied Pigs)
$7.00 Sterilized

 $12.00 Unsterilized
Adoptions
*Includes sterilization
DOGS
Dogs any age $90.00
(Includes Spay or Neuter, DHAPP 5 in 1 Vaccine, Rabies Vaccine for dogs over 3 months.)
(License for one year is included for City Residents Only)

CATS
Any age $70.00
(Includes Spay or Neuter, FVRCP 3 in 1 Vaccine)

*The Director or his or her designee may waive adoption fees during official adoption events in order to encourage adoptions to reduce high inventories of animals. 
Adoptions
*Previously sterilized
 
DOGS
$40.00
(Includes DHAPP 5 in 1 Vaccine, Rabies Vaccine for dogs over 3 months.)
(License for one year is included for City Residents Only) 

CATS

$30.00 (Includes FVRCP 3 in 1 Vaccine)

OTHER
$40.00  per animal**

*The Director or his or her designee may waive adoption fees during official adoption events in order to encourage adoptions to reduce high inventories of animals. 

**The Director or his or her designee may also request payment for reasonable expenses relating to livestock adoptions. 
Euthanasia
(City Residents Only)

**AS OF 8/2015, THIS SERVICE IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO STAFFING** 

Dogs under 40 lbs. without disposal:    $45.00

Dogs under 40 lbs. with disposal:         $55.00

Dogs over 40 lbs. without disposal:      $55.00

Dogs over 40 lbs. with disposal:            $65.00

Cats any weight without disposal:         $35.00

Cats any weight with disposal:               $40.00
Impound Fees for Dogs at-large $40.00 per animal, per event
 
$20.00 Additional Per each subsequent impound 
 
$25.00 Microchip Fee 
 Board Fee
(Feeding, cleaning, general care)
 $10.00 per animal, per day
 Microchipping Fees
$25.00 Microchip Fee per dog at-large

$12.00 Microchip Fee per adopted cat
Quarantine
(Biting Dogs)
  
$40.00 Per animal, per event 
 
$10.00 Per Day Per Animal Board Fee (plus applicable license and vaccination fees)
Traps
(City Residents Only)
$15.00 Refundable deposit for 10 day usage (Plus an additional $10 for each additional 10-day usage period) 

$3.00 Per Day Late Returns
Kennel Permits
(City Residents Only)


$80.00 Commercial Dog Kennel, Annually (12-month period)
 
$40.00 Class 1, Annually (12-month period, plus individual license fees) 
 
$60.00 Class 2, Annually (12-month period, plus individual license fees) 
 
$80.00 Class 3, Annually (12-month period, plus individual license fees) 

$15.00 Late Fee (Delinquent 30 calendar days from date of examination) 

For additional information, follow these links: Note: Both documents are PDF files and require Adobe Reader to view. Each document will open in a new window.

For additional information, questions or comments, please contact the Paws and Claws Care Center at 480-983-4405 or Captain Freeman at 480-982-8260.