Adopt A Pet
Pet adoptions are processed on a first come basis and it is possible that an animal listed may already be adopted when you visit the shelter. Please call 941-742-5933 with the animal ID number to find out the current status of a pet.
The adoption fee for dogs is $80. Cats are $40. Special promotional adoption fees are offered throughout the year. The adoption fee does not include the required Manatee County License Certificate and Tag for Manatee County residents.
The following services are included in the adoption fee:
- Surgical Spaying or Neutering (Sterilization)
- Vaccinations for Distemper, Hepatitis, Leptospirosis, Parainfluenza, Bordatella (kennel cough) and Parvovirus
- Occult Heartworm Test for adult dogs
- Parvovirus testing for all puppies
- Initial deworming for internal parasites
- Rabies Vaccination
- Electronic Animal Identification Device (Microchip), which provides permanent and unalterable identification.
**All Dogs and Cats that have been at the shelter more than 60 days are FREE to a Good Home. A Manatee County License Certificate is a separate fee required for Manatee County residents**
NOTE: Some dogs and cats may not be available yet since their owners may be looking for them. If a dog or cat is not available, it is noted.
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