Adoption fees help defray the cost of providing housing, care, and food for the animals, as well as all necessary vet medical care, including spay/neuter and microchips.
Regular Adoption Fees*
- Puppies (6 months and under): $350
- Adult Dogs (7 months and older): $225
- Senior Dogs (7 years and older): $75
- Special Needs Dogs: $75
- Dogs at the shelter for 6 months or more: $100
- Kittens (5 months and under): $125
- Adult Cats (6 months and older): $90
- Senior Cats (7 years and older): $50
- Special Needs Cats: $50
Cat adoptions facilitated at offsite locations are an additional $5.00 to accommodate adoption processing fees.
Help keep our adoption fees low!
* Subject to change
Please keep in mind the cost of care incurred by the VAO: