Fees


 Licensing your pet: All Licensing is now done solely at the shelter.

   
 
                                       Animal Control Fee Schedule
                                                                     (City Code § 4-3-1  ANIMAL CONTROL FEE SCHEDULE)

Modified August 30, 2019

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 
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)

Euthanasia is by appointment only.

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)
$25.00 Cash only for 10 day usage.  $15 will be refunded upon return of the trap.  

$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) 

$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 Animal Control Supervisor Lori Erlandson at 480-474-5473.