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)

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)

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.